Persecution jews and nazism
who is anne frank?
Anne Frank was born on 12 June 1929 in the German town of Frankfurt. Her father’s family had lived there for generations. Anne’s sister, Margot is three and a half years older. Hitler’s rise to power and growing anti-Semitism put an end to the family’s carefree life. Otto Frank and his wife Edith decide, just as many other German Jews, to leave Germany.
About anne's life?
how did hitler have an affect on anne franks life?
Anne Frank’s Family Goes into Hiding
June 12, 1929:
Anneliese Marie, or Anne, is born in Frankfurt, Germany.
Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany. The first anti-Jewish laws are established. The Franks decide that the family must move to the Netherlands.
May 10, 1940:
The German army invades the Netherlands.
June 12, 1942:
Anne receives a diary for her 13th birthday.
July 5, 1942:
Anne's older sister, Margot, receives a call-up notice to report for deportation to a forced-labor camp. The family goes into hiding the next day.
July 13, 1942:
The van Pels, another Jewish family originally from Germany, join the Franks in hiding.
November 16, 1942:
Fritz Pfeffer, the eighth and final resident of the Secret Annex, joins the Frank and van Pels families.
August 4, 1944:
The residents of the Secret Annex are betrayed and arrested. They are taken to a police station in Amsterdam and eventually to Westerbork transit camp.
September 3, 1944:
The eight prisoners are transported in a sealed cattle car to Auschwitz on the last transport ever to leave Westerbork. At Auschwitz, the men are separated from the women.
Anne, Margot, and Mrs. van Pels are transported to the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp. Edith Frank remains in the women's subcamp at Auschwitz-Birkenau.
January 6, 1945:
Edith Frank dies at Auschwitz-Birkenau.
January 27, 1945:
Otto Frank is liberated from Auschwitz by the Russian army. He is taken first to Odessa and then to France before he is allowed to make his way back to Amsterdam.
Anne and Margot Frank die at the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp within days of each other.
June 3, 1945:
Otto Frank arrives in Amsterdam, where he is reunited with Miep and Jan Gies. He knows his wife has died, but he does not know that his daughters have died too. He still has hope.
October 24, 1945:
Otto Frank receives a letter informing him that his daughters died at Bergen-Belsen. Miep gives Anne's diary to Otto. She found and hid the diary after the Franks' arrest and had been hoping to return it to Anne.
The first 1,500 copies of Anne's diary are published in Amsterdam.