April 15, 2020
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German Parliament passes Enabling Act giving Hitler dictatorial powers
Nazi Party is declared the only legal party in Germany; Also, Nazis pass Law to strip Jewish immigrants from Poland of their German citizenship
Nazis prohibit Jews from owning land
Jews are prohibited from being newspaper editors
Jews not allowed national health insurance
Jews are prohibited from getting legal qualifications
German President von Hindenburg dies. Hitler becomes Führer.
Hitler receives a 90 percent 'Yes' vote from German voters approving his new powers
Nuremberg Race Laws against Jews decreed
The German Gestapo is placed above the law.
Jews are banned from many professional occupations including teaching Germans, and from being accountants or dentists. They are also denied tax reductions and child allowances
Jewish doctors prohibited by law from practicing medicine
Nazis require Jewish women to add Sarah and men to add Israel to their names on all legal documents including passports.
Jews are prohibited from all legal practices
Law requires Jewish passports to be stamped with a large red "J."
Kristallnacht - The Night of Broken Glass.
Nazis fine Jews one billion marks for damages related to Kristallnacht
Hitler threatens Jews during Reichstag speech
Nazis force Jews to hand over all gold and silver items
Jews in Germany are forbidden to be outdoors after 8 p.m. in winter and 9 p.m. in summer.
German Jews ordered into forced labor
The first test use of Zyklon-B gas at Auschwitz
German Jews ordered to wear yellow stars.
Mass killings of Jews using Zyklon-B begin at Auschwitz-Birkenau in Bunker I (the red farmhouse) in Birkenau with the bodies being buried in mass graves in a nearby meadow
In occupied Poland, Sobibor extermination camp becomes operational. The camp is fitted with three gas chambers using carbon monoxide piped in from engines, but will later substitute Zyklon-B
At Auschwitz, a second gas chamber, Bunker II (the white farmhouse), is made operational at Birkenau due to the number of Jews arriving.
Himmler grants permission for sterilization experiments at Auschwitz
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