Heinrich Luitpold Himmler (7 October 1900–23 May 1945) was Reichsführer of the Schutzstaffel (SS), a military commander, and a leading member of the Nazi Party (NSDAP) of Nazi Germany. Nazi leader Adolf Hitler later appointed him Commander of the Replacement (Home) Army and General Plenipotentiary for the entire Reich's administration (Generalbevollmächtigter für die Verwaltung). Himmler was one ... more »
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''My honor is my loyalty.''Heinrich Himmler (1900-1945), German Nazi leader. Formulated as the watchword of the S.S. Nazi elite, ch. 10, trans. by Hannah Arendt in The Origins o...
''I still lack to a considerable degree that naturally superior kind of manner that I would dearly like to possess.''Heinrich Himmler (1900-1945), German Nazi leader. diary entry, Nov. 1921. Quoted in Derek Raymond, The Hidden Files (1992).