Hitler Was Jewish, DNA Test Reveals
Also, partly African
By Kevin Spak, Newser User
Posted Aug 24, 2010 6:51 AM CDT
Adolf Hitler is seen in this 1925 file photo.   (Getty Images)

(Newser) – Adolf Hitler probably never had a bar mitzvah or anything, but a series of new DNA tests indicate that he had Jewish and even African ancestors. A journalist and a historian tracked down 39 relatives of the Fuhrer and performed DNA tests on them. They found a common chromosome among them, E1b1b1, that is rare in Western Europe, but common in Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia, and among Ashkenazi and Sephardic Jews, the Daily Telegraph reports.

“One can from this postulate that Hitler was related to people whom he despised,” the journalist, Belgian Jean-Paul Mulders, wrote in a Belgian magazine. “This is a surprising result,” agreed a genetic specialist. “Hitler’s concern over his descent was not unjustified. He was apparently not ‘pure’ or ‘Aryan.” Historians have suggested that Hitler might have Jewish roots in the past; his father is thought to have been the illegitimate son of a maid and a young Jewish man.

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Meemaw
Sep 25, 2010 11:32 PM CDT
History has many ironies: Hitler probably had VANDAL BLOOD: ----> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V... They originated in what is central Germany and Extreme east Austria Some of his realtions were probably ARIAN at one time: ----> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A... But so Hitler was Jewish, Stahlin murdered twice as many of his own country many as Hitler killed, was Stalin Jewish to or how is that relavent? Does that mean that Jews ARE blood thirsty, and Hitler proves it?
Even-Steven
Aug 26, 2010 2:26 PM CDT
Yeah? As jewish as Mr. T is Chinese. Crappy lies. I can hear the American Socialist Party folks getting all fired up now!
cyclops007
Aug 26, 2010 1:48 AM CDT
http://www.reformation.org/adolph-hitler.html