Reinhard Tristan Eugen Heydrich is born March 7, 1904 in Halle an der Saale, Sachsen, Preußen, Deutschland. He is a son of Richard Bruno Heydrich and Elisabeth Anna Maria Amalia Krantz.
Heydrich is a high-ranking German SS and police official during the Nazi era, and a main architect of the Holocaust. He is chief of the Reich Main Security Office (including the Gestapo, Kripo, and SD). He is also Stellvertretender Reichsprotektor (Deputy/Acting Reich-Protector) of Bohemia and Moravia. Heydrich serves as president of the International Criminal Police Commission (ICPC; later known as Interpol) and chairs the January 1942 Wannsee Conference, which formalizes plans for the "Final Solution of the Jewish Question"—the deportation and genocide of all Jews in German-occupied Europe.
He dies June 4, 1942 in Prague-Libeň, Protectorate Bohemia and Moravia (now Prague, Czech Republic)
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