Berthold konrad hermann albert speer, (19 march 1905 – 1 september 1981), was a german architect, author and, for part of world war ii, minister of armaments and war production, sometimes called the first architect of the third reich. Berthold konrad hermann albert speer (german: [ˈʃpeːɐ̯] march 19, 1905 – september 1, 1981) was a german architect who was, for a part of world war ii, minister of armaments and war production for the third reich. Albert speer (1933) berthold konrad hermann albert speer (19 march 1905 in mannheim , germany – 1 september 1981 in london , england ) was a leading german architect in the third reich speer was born in mannheim , baden. Albert speer (1905-1081) may have known of the atrocities committed in germany during the nazi era, but claimed he did not he insisted that he was only following orders and had no knowledge of the details speer received a 20-year prison sentence at the nuremberg war crimes trials at the end of world war ii speer was born in mannheim, germany, on. Berlin, germany — one of germany’s most prominent architects and urban planners of the post-war period, albert speer junior, has died aged 83, local media reported sunday his death late.
One of the men who helped create that image was albert speer, designing the settings for hitler's nuremberg rallies hundreds of thousands of nazis converged on the city to worship their leader hitler was a master of grand spectacle - endless parades, waving flags, dramatic speeches and martial music. In 1931, a young, ambitious architect named albert speer attended a nazi rally in berlin perhaps he was truly captivated by the message of the national socialist german workers party or maybe the 25-year-old saw an avenue to make a name for himself. Albert speer: the man who kept germany armed and the war machine running left: on june 28, 1940, two weeks after the german wehrmacht had occupied paris almost without firing a shot, hitler visited the french capital accompanied by “architect of the reich” albert speer (left) and sculptor arno breker, whom hitler had named. To call albert speer jr a german architect would be an understatement first and foremost, he was an urban planner who left a significant mark all over the world he died on september 15, 2017.
Berthold konrad hermann albert speer ( /ʃpɛr/ german: [ˈʃpeːɐ̯] ( ) march 19, 1905 – september 1, 1981) was a german architect who was, for most of world war ii, reich minister of armaments and war production for nazi germany. Albert speer: albert speer, german architect who was adolf hitler’s chief architect (1933–45) and minister for armaments and war production (1942–45) speer studied at the technical schools in karlsruhe, munich, and berlin, and acquired an architectural license in 1927. The candor and lies of nazi officer albert speer the minister of armaments was happy to tell his captors about the war machine he had built but it was a different story when he was asked about.
Speer, albert (1905–81) german architect and nazi official a close associate of adolf hitler , he drew up the plans for germany 's autobahns and the stadium at nuremberg by 1943, his authority over the war economy was second only to that of goering. Albert speer was a german architect in nazi germany on december 7, 1944, albert speer gives a speech in german as wernher von braun is awarded a medal later, von braun and speer explain the v2 rocket to garcia flynn, while lucy preston, rufus carlin, wyatt logan, and ian fleming spy on them. Albert speer offered himself as the scapegoat for germany's collective guilt on the stand at nuremberg albert speer stood out among the accused as the one good nazi a dedicated servant of the party who, as hitler's minister of wartime production, was the nazis' principle exploiter of forced labor. The life of albert speer albert speer was born in mannheim, germany on the 19 march 1905, he was the son of an architect he grew up in the town of heidelberg in his early years, it has been said that his childhood was not one of happiness. Berthold konrad hermann albert speer ([ipa: albɛɐt ʃpeːɐ] 19 march 1905 – 1 september 1981) was an architect and a nazi politician, who served as germany's minister of armaments from 1942 to 1945 speer claimed in his memoirs that he visited adolf hitler in the bunker on 22 april 1945, shortly.
September 2, 1981, page 00018 the new york times archives albert speer, hitler's architect, who became minister of armaments and war production in world war ii, died today at st mary's hospital. In 1975 the german psychoanalyst, alexander mitscherlich, wrote of speer and hitler's relationship - it was a homo-erotic (not sexual) relationship, in which the handsome, ascetic speer became hitler's idealized other self and hitler speer's fatherly protector. Speer was born in mannheim, germany, the second of three sons of albert and lina speer although speer became an architect, he originally wanted to become a mathematician when he was young although speer became an architect, he originally wanted to become a mathematician when he was young.
Albert speer's work has come to define fascist architecture though many of his plans never made it past the drafting table, those that reached completion influenced everyone from italy's benito. Berlin (ap) - albert speer jr, the son of adolf hitler's chief architect who had his own accomplished architectural career but struggled to distance himself from his father's legacy, has died. Albert speer, born berthold konrad hermann albert speer, was a german architect who was, for a part of world war ii, minister of armaments and war production for the third reich speer was adolf hitler's chief architect before assuming ministerial office.
Speer, albert, born 19-03-1905 in mannheim, baden württemberg, was active in sports, taking up skiing and mountaineering speer’s heidelberg school offered rugby football, unusual for germany, skiing, and speer was a participant. Albert speer (19 march 1905-1 september 1981) was the german minister of armaments and war production from 8 february 1942 to 23 may 1945, succeeding fritz todt and preceding karl saur speer was a leading nazi party member, and he was reponsible for producing enough ammunition, tanks, planes. This is a documentary focused on the work of albert speer, hitler's personal architect and minister for armaments from 1942 from the acclaimed 'reputations' berthold konrad hermann albert speer.
Albert speer was armament minister also hid the fact that the german armament production had already significantly grown between 1938 and 1940 (wagenführ, 1954, p 23. Albert speer senior speer’s father was described as somewhat cold and distanced, however ensure his son studied architecture oppose to his preference for mathematics. Albert speer was born as the son of an architect, in 1905in mannheim he chose the same profession as his father, which he exercised from 1927. Albert speer jr was born in berlin on july 29, 1934, only days before hitler declared himself führer, or leader, of germany albert jr grew up in berchtesgaden, germany, the alpine village used.