1907 – born in Weimar on the 9th of May.
1925 – Schirach joined a Wehrjugendgruppe at the age of ten and became a member of the NSDAP.
1929 – He was soon transferred to Munich and became leader of the Nationalsozialistischen Deutschen Studentenbund.
1931 – He was a Reichsjugendführer in the NSDAP.
1933 – He was made head of the Hitler Youth and given a SA rank of Gruppenführer.
1936 – He was made a state secretary.
1940 – He organized the evacuation of 5 million children from cities threatened by Allied bombing.
1942 – On the 15th of September, he mentioned their deportation as a "contribution to European culture.
1943 – He fell into disfavor, but remained at his post.
1946 – He was found guilty on the 1st of October, of "crimes against humanity" for his deportation of the Viennese Jews.
1966 – He was released on the 30th of September, and retired quietly to southern Germany.
1974 – Died on the 8th of August.