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Heydrich, Reinhard, 1904-1942

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Personal name headingHeydrich, Reinhard, 1904-1942
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Variant(s)Butcher of Prague, 1904-1942
Geĭdrikh, Reĭngard, 1904-1942
Heydrich, R. (Reinhard), 1904-1942
See alsoChief executive of: Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei. Schutzstaffel. Sicherheitsdienst
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Organizer of: Wannsee-Konferenz (1942 : Berlin, Germany)
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Other standard no.0000000122123851
Associated countryGermany
Associated placeBerlin (Germany)
Birth date1904-03-07
Death date1942-06-04
Place of birthHalle an der Saale (Germany)
Place of deathPrague (Czech Republic)
Field of activityHolocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Genocide Crimes against humanity Mass murder
AffiliationNationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei. Schutzstaffel
Profession or occupationGenerals
Found inErdely, E. V. Prague braves the hangman, 1942: t.p. (Reinhard Heydrich)
Calic, E. Reinhard Heydrich, 1985: CIP galley (Reinhard Tristan Eugen Heydrich)
Wandlungen unseres Kampfes, 1936: t.p. (SS-Gruppenführer R. Heydrich, Chef des Sicherheitshauptamtes des Reichsführers SS)
Smrt boha smrti, 1997: p. 12 (Reinhard Eugen Tristan Heydrich)
Wikipedia, German, via WWW, April 14, 2014 (Reinhard Tristan Eugen Heydrich; born March 7, 1904 in Halle an der Saale, Germany; killed June 4, 1942 in Prague, Czechoslovakia; German military general; head of the Reichssicherheitshauptamt = Reich Main Security Office)
Arendt, H. Eichmann in Jerusalem, 2006: page 36 (S.D. headed by Reinhardt Heydrich, a former Navy Intelligence officer; as Gerald Reitlinger put it, "the real engineer of the Final Solution.")
Wikipedia, 8 January 2018 ((Reinhard Tristan Eugen Heydrich (7 March 1904-4 June 1942) high-ranking German Nazi official during World War II, and a main architect of the Holocaust; served as president of the International Criminal Police Commission (ICPC; later known as Interpol) and chaired the January 1942 Wannsee Conference; Adolf Hitler described him as "the man with the iron heart"; founding head of the Sicherheitsdienst (SD), an intelligence organisation charged with seeking out and neutralising resistance to the Nazi Party via arrests, deportations, and murders; critically wounded in an ambush in Prague on 27 May 1942 by a team of Czech and Slovak soldiers sent by the Czechoslovak government-in-exile to kill him in Operation Anthropoid)
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