Alfred Rosenberg

Birthday
12, 1893
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Oct 16, 1946 (53)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
12, 1893
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Oct 16, 1946 (53)

About

War criminal and high-ranking member of the Nazi Party. One of the major theoretical architects of the Holocaust, he was executed following the post-World War II Nuremberg trials.

Before Fame

He studied architecture at the Riga Polytechnical Institute and engineering at Moscow's Highest Technical School.

Trivia

He shared his anti-Semitic ideology with fellow Nazi criminal and concentration camp architect Heinrich Himmler.

Family Life

He was married twice -- to Hilda Leesmann and Hedwig Kramer -- and he fathered two children.

Associated With

Adolf Hitler appointed Rosenberg Nazi leader of education and culture.