Hitler Assassination Attempt Anniversary

German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder marked the 60th anniversary of an assassination attempt on Adolf Hitler with a speech in… read more

German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder marked the 60th anniversary of an assassination attempt on Adolf Hitler with a speech in Berlin. Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg and several other German officers planted a bomb in Hitler’s headquarters in East Prussia (now Poland) on July 20, 1944. The bomb went off but Hitler survived. The German Chancellor and the Mayor of Berlin spoke in a courtyard where the plotters were executed. The speeches are in German, with an English voiceover translation. close

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Hitler Assassination Attempt Anniversary

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Program ID:
183219-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Speech
Location:
Berlin, Germany
First Aired:
Aug 23, 2004
Last Aired:
Aug 25, 2004

Airing Details

  • Aug 23, 2004 | 5:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 24, 2004 | 5:12am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 24, 2004 | 9:26am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 25, 2004 | 1:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 3