Gregor Strasser (also German: Straßer, see ß; 31 May 1892 – 30 June 1934) was an early prominent German Nazi official and politician who was murdered during the Night of the Long Knives in 1934. Born in 1892 in Bavaria, Strasser served in World War I in an artillery regiment, rising to the rank of first lieutenant.
Gregor Strasser , (born May 31, 1892, Geisenfeld, Ger.—died June 30, 1934, Berlin), German political activist who, with his brother Otto, occupied a leading position in the Nazi Party during its formative period. His opposition to Adolf Hitler ’s anti-Semitism and unwillingness to make broadscale social reforms eventually brought about ...
Gregor Strasser (1892–1934) began his career in ultranationalist politics by joining the Freikorps after serving in World War I. Strasser was involved in the Kapp Putsch and formed his own völkischer Wehrverband ("popular defense union") which he merged into the Nazi Party in 1921.
Gregor remained the head of the left wing of the Nazi Party, but the lot for the ideological soul of the party had been cast. Hitler allied himself with leaders of German conservative and nationalist movements, and in January 1933 German President Paul von Hindenburg appointed him chancellor.
Gregor Strasser was born in Geisenfeld, Germany, on May 31, 1892. When World War I broke out he joined the German army, and won the Iron Cross for bravery under fire. When the war ended Strasser joined one of the "freikorps", which were right-wing paramilitary units, many composed of ex-soldiers, that formed in Germany after the war ended and ...
Gregor Strasser was an early member of the Nazi Party. During Adolf Hitler’s imprisonment Strasser attempted to take the Nazi Party in a different ideological direction. He failed in this and in 1934 Strasser paid the price for what Hitler considered a betrayal.
Gregor Strasser was an early leader of the German National Socialist German Workers' Party (Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei, abbreviated NSDAP) or Nazi Party. Strasser was eventually murdered on Party Leader Adolf Hitler's orders, as part of Hitler's consolidation of power.
Gregor Strasser, andere Schreibweise Gregor Straßer, (* 31. Mai 1892 in Geisenfeld; † 30. Juni 1934 in Berlin) war ein deutscher Politiker. Als Kriegsveteran und Paramilitär trat er 1922 in die NSDAP ein, beteiligte sich 1923 aktiv am missglückten Hitlerputsch und stieg bei der Neugründung der Partei 1925 zu einem führenden Politiker der ...
Gregor Strasser (also German language: Straßer, see ß) (31 May 1892 – 30 June 1934) was a German politician and prominent figure in the Nazi Party. He became a rival to Adolf Hitler, resigned from his political offices in late 1932, and was murdered in 1934, during the "Night of the Long Knives".
Gregor Strasser. Born. in Geisenfeld, Germany. May 31, 1892. Died. June 30, 1934. edit data. German politician and prominent figure in the Nazi Party. He became a rival to Adolf Hitler, resigned from his political offices in late 1932, and was murdered in 1934, during the "Night of the Long Knives".