Anneliese Marie, or Anne, is born in Frankfurt, Germany
January 30: Adolf Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany and the first anti-Jewish laws are established. The Franks decide to move to the Netherlands
The Germany army invades the Netherlands
Anne recieves a diary for her 13th birthaday
Anne's sister, Margot, receives a call-up notice for deportation to a force labor camp. The Family goes into hiding
The Van Pels, another Jewish family originally from Germany, joins the Frank family in hiding.
Fritz Preffer, the eighth and final resident of the Secret Annex, joins the Frank and van Pels families.
The residents of the Secret Annex are betrayed and arrested. They are taken to a police station in Amsterdam and eventually to Westerbill
The eight prisoners are transported in a sealed cattled car to ?transition? , on the last transport ever to leave Westerbork. At Auschwitz, the men are separeted from the women.
Anne, Margot, and Mrs. Van Pels are transported to the Bergen-Belgen concentration camp. Edith Frank remains in the women's subcamp at Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Edith Frank dies at Auschwitz-Birckenav
Otto Frank is liberated from Auschwitz by Russian army. He is taken first to Odessa and then to France before he is allowed to make his way back to Amsterdam.
Anne and Margot Frank die at the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp within days of each other
Otto Frank arrives in Amesterdam, where he is reunited with Meip and Jan Gies. He knows his wife has died but he still does know that is daughters have died
Otto Frank receives a letter informing him that his daughters died at Bergen-Belsan. Miep gives Anne's diary to Otto. She had hid the diary after the Franks' arrest and had been hoping to return it to Anne.
First thousand or so copies of Anne's diary are published in Amsterdam
End of World War I. Not much to say here : )
The Nazis receive 37.4 percent of the vote and are asked to form a consolidation goverment
Hilter is appointed Chancellor of Germany
Freedom of Speech and assembly is supended by the Nazi goverment
Hilter bans all political parties except the Nazi party
Germans march into the Rhineland, violating the Versailles Treaty.
Germany annexes Austria
Germany occupies Czechoslovakia
Germany invades Poland; World War II begins
Germany surrenders, and the war ends in Europe
The Nuremberg Trials of Nazi War criminals begin