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How old was Adolf Hitler when he died?

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May 05, 2017 2:20AM

He was 56 years old when he ended his life.

  • Adolf Hitler was born April 20, 1889, in Braunau am Inn, a small town in Austria on the Austrian-Bavarian border.
  • He became dictator in 1933 when he was 44.
  • When Germany invaded Poland on September 1, 1939, Hitler was 50 years old.
  • Germany lost the war in 1945 to Russian, American British and Canadian troops and Hitler killed himself on April 30th, 1945 in his bunker quarters.
  • His last birthday was April 20, 1945, and it was his 56th. He killed himself 10 days later.