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Assault and coup of July 20th, 1944
  • Article by Auke de Vlieger
  • Published on December 13th, 2016

Assault and coup of July 20th, 1944

The assassination attempt on Hitler and the subsequent coup of July 20th, 1944 are among the best known events of the Second World War. The history of the German Widerstand (resistance) is pretty well known meanwhile and the men involved have earned their recognition. Best known of them all is Schwabian aristocrat Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg.

Assault on Hitler, November 8, 1939
  • Article by Hans Molier
  • Published on July 29th, 2017

Assault on Hitler, November 8, 1939

In the Bürgerbräukeller in Munich on November 8, 1939, Adolf Hitler (Bio Hitler), commemorates the Putsch of 1923. Ten minutes after he leaves, a bomb explodes behind the rostrum causing massive damage.