Profession: Lawyer and Nazi War Criminal
Why Famous: Hans Frank was a German lawyer and Nazi war criminal. At Nuremberg, Frank was found guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity and was executed.
He worked for the Nazi party in the 1920s and 1930s, was later Adolf Hitler's personal lawyer and was Nazi Germany's chief jurist in occupied Poland.
- 1925-04-02 Lawyer Hans Frank (24) weds secretary Brigitte Herbst (29) in Munich, Germany
- 1939-11-23 Nazi Governor of Poland Hans Frank requires Jewish Poles above the age of 11 years to wear a blue Star of David
- 1939-11-28 Hans Frank, Nazi Governor-General of Poland, organizes Judenrat
- 1940-10-16 Warsaw Ghetto is formed by German Governor-General Hans Frank