After his father died his mother, Klara Hitler agreed to let Adolf take on his dream of being an artist and go into a visual arts class using the money inherited from his fathers death. In the fall of 1907, Adolf applied to be enrolled into Vienna Academy of the Arts. Adolf failed to pass the test to get into the academy. After his mom passed away in the beginning of 1908, Adolf made the decision to the town of Vienna to try again at being accepted into the Academy of the Arts. Despite Adolf Hitlers many attempts t... ... middle of paper ... ...d be easier to give in then possibly have another world war.
In school, however, Hitler's record wasn't very good, he eventually dropped out before his tuition was over. He dropped out with dreams of becoming an artist. On December 21, 1908, Klara dies from breast cancer. In 1909, Hitler moves into flophouses and hostels in Vienna and stays for four years. Finally in 1913, Hitler leaves Vienna to move to Munich, Germany.
This conflict was left unresolved for years and lasted till his father was in his deathbed in 1903. With no one left to stop him, Adolf dropped out of school at the age of sixteen and followed his ambitions to become an artist. He spent his time daydreaming, drawing pictures and reading books, while his mother supported him through a widow's pension. In 1907, Hitler went to Vienna to apply to the Academy of Fine Arts. The years in Vienna did not bode well for Hitler.
Profile of Adolf Hitler (1889 -1945) Family Background Adolf Hitler was born on April 20th 1889 in Braunau-am-Inn, Austria. The town is near to the Austro-German border, and his father, Alois, worked as a customs officer on the border crossing. His mother, Klara, had previously given birth to two other children by Alois, (Gustav and Ida) but they both died in their infancy. Adolf attended school from the age of six and the family lived in various villages around the town of Linz, east of Braunau. By this time Adolf had a younger brother, Edmund, but he only lived until the age of six.
In October 1907 he had left home from Vienna, where he remained until 1913 leading a bohemian, vagabond existence. Hitler’s father died in 1903 from pleural hemorrhage and later on in 1907 his mother died from terminal breast cancer. (6) Hitler’s dreams of becoming a painter didn’t follow through so he decided to join the army. When Hitler became old enough he joined the military. He was a member of major parties and organizations.
His father died in 1903, and Adolf dropped out of school two years later. In "Mein Kampf" (My Struggle), the autobiography Hitler dictated while in Landsberg prison in 1924, he says the period in his life from 1905 to 1908 as " the happiest days of my life almost a dream." In those years he becamse obsessed with politics and developed his hatred for the Hapsburg monarchy. He applied to the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts, who rejected him, saying "test drawing unsatisfactory." In 1908, his mother died.
As a child, Adolf was very skilled at artwork, and even went to a special school for awhile, but he didn’t do well there. His father died in 1903 of a pleural hemorrhage, and his mother died in 1907 of breast cancer. Hitler spent six years in Vienna, Austria, the center of anti-Semitism. He was virtually penniless. These years helped him develop prejudices about Jews, and an interest in politics.
On April 20th, 1889 Adolf Hitler was born in Braunau Am Inn, Austria. Hitler had five other siblings but only one of them survived (her name was Paula). Hitler was the fourth of the six children. Adolf also had 2 half siblings from his fathers previous marriage. His father, Alois was in his third marriage and was at the age of fifty-one when Hitler was born.
Hitler moved to Vienna and worked as a casual laborer and a watercolor painter (Biography). He tried to apply to the Academy of Fine Arts to pursue his dream of being a painter, but was rejected twice. Out of money, he moved into a homeless shelter, where he remained for several years, Hitler later pointed to these years of as the time when he fist cultivated his anti-semitism (Biography). At the outbreak of World War I, Hitler applied to serve in the German army (Biography). Even though Hitler spent most of his time away from the front line, he was present at some of the most significant battles.
Hitler’s father passed away when he was just fourteen years old. His father’s death contributed to the many losses he had to cope with throughout his childhood. After his father’s death, Hitler convinced his mother to help him become an artist. Hitler took the entrance exam for the Vienna Academy of Arts. Although his acceptance was denied, Hitler moved to Vienna following the death of his mother in 1907.