Johanna Maria Magdalena "Magda" Goebbels (née Ritschel; 11 November 1901 – 1 May 1945) was the wife of Nazi Germany's Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels. A prominent member of the Nazi Party, she was a close ally, companion, and political supporter of Adolf Hitler.
The Goebbels children were the five daughters and one son born to Nazi propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels and his wife Magda Goebbels. The children, born between 1932 and 1940, were murdered by their parents in Berlin on 1 May 1945, the day both parents committed suicide .
Joseph and Magda Goebbels, the one-time first couple of the Reich who got married with Adolf Hitler as their witness, committed suicide in the garden of the Reich’s Chancellery. Their bodies were then doused in petroleum and burned. Soviet troops later found the corpses of their six children, the girls with ribbons meticulously tied in their ...
Magda Goebbels was the wife of Joseph Goebbels, who had served as the propaganda minister of ‘Nazi’ Germany from 1933 to 1945. Magda was an eminent figure in the ‘Nazi Party’ and was one of the most powerful people in ‘Nazi’ Germany. She had a close relationship with Adolf Hitler and was one of his most vociferous supporters and ...
The (Unofficial) First Lady and First Mother of the Third Reich. In Magda, Goebbels had found not only an attractive and intelligent woman, but he was also delighted about the world she would open for him. In its early days, the Nazi movement was seen as too left-leaning by many on the conservative right.
She became secretary to Joseph Goebbels, the minister of propaganda in Nazi- Germany and a close friend of Adolf Hitler. They married on December 12, 1931 with Hitler being best man. Being that Hitler was not married, she was known to be "the first lady of the Third Reich."
Magda Goebbels. Magda Goebbels in 1933. Johanna Maria Magdalena "Magda" Goebbels ( 11 November 1901 – 1 May 1945) was the wife of Joseph Goebbels, propaganda minister of Nazi Germany, and a close associate of Adolf Hitler. On May 1, 1945, she and her husband killed their six children, and then committed suicide.
Joseph Goebbels met Johanna Maria Magdalena Ritschel, better known as Magda, in 1930. They began a relationship in February 1931 and were engaged by April. Goebbels was extremely jealous when it came to Magda, describing her as "like a mother and a lover," and he was concerned when Hitler took a liking to her as well.
Magda Goebbels, who was known as the “First Lady of the Reich” is said to have met the Adolf Hitler in 1931 and was immediately entranced by him. The Fuhrer is reported to have returned the infatuation News By Joshua Smith 20:55, 24 OCT 2020 Updated 15:38, 25 OCT 2020 Video Loading Berlin: Hilter's secret bunker discovered undestroyed in 1986
Magda Goebbels. As Russian troops neared Berlin in World War II, Magda murdered her six children in Hitler's bunker, and then committed suicide with her husband, Joseph Goebbels. In 1930 Magda Friedlander, recently divorced from her husband of eight years, Guenther Quandt, began to date Joseph Goebbels, the Nazi Party district leader of Berlin.