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Ante Pavelić (July 14, 1889 - December 28, 1959) was the leader and founding member of the Croatian Ustasha fascist movement in the 1930s and later the leader of the Independent State of Croatia. Pavelic File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... A diacritical mark or accent mark is an additional mark added to a basic letter. ... July 14 is the 195th day (196th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 170 days remaining. ... 1889 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... December 28 is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 3 days remaining. ... 1959 was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Ustaše (often spelled Ustashe in English; singular Ustaša or Ustasha) was a Croatian far-right organisation put in charge of the Independent State of Croatia by the Axis Powers in 1941. ... Events and trends Technology Jet engine invented First atom was split with a particle accelerator Golden Age of radio begins in U.S. Disney adopts a three-color Technicolor process for cartoons First Kit Kat in UK The photocopier is invented by Carlson Air mail service across the Atlantic Science... The Independent State of Croatia (Nezavisna Država Hrvatska, NDH) was a Nazi/Fascist puppet state in World War II. It was set up in April 1941 on parts of the territory of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia after its occupation. ...


Pavelić was born in Bradina, a small village in Bosnia and Herzegovina and moved to Zagreb to study law. In his youth he became a member of the Croatian Party of Rights, and was part of the splinter, more nationalist faction led by Josip Frank in 1908. In 1919 he was interim secretary of the Pure Party of Rights. In 1921 he was arrested along with several other members of the party but was released; he defended them at the trial and lost. Zagreb (pronounced ZA-greb) is the capital city of Croatia. ... The Croatian Party of Rights (Croatian Hrvatska Stranka Prava, HSP) is a right-wing political party in Croatia, the oldest in the country. ... 1908 is a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1919 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1921 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ...


In 1927 he was elected to the Zagreb city council. He held the position of the party secretary in the Party of Rights until 1929 and the beginning of royal dictatorship in the Kingdom of Yugoslavia. He then co-founded the Ustaše and went underground. He drafted the principles of the Ustase Movement the same year. The situation in Yugoslavia improved by 1931, but in 1932 Pavelić relocated to Mussolini-led Italy. 1927 was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1929 was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... The Kingdom of Yugoslavia was a Balkan state which existed from December 1, 1918 to mid-April 1941. ... The Ustaše (often spelled Ustashe in English; singular Ustaša or Ustasha) was a Croatian far-right organisation put in charge of the Independent State of Croatia by the Axis Powers in 1941. ... Principles of the Ustaše Movement is a list of principles for the Ustaše to follow written by Ante Pavelić in 1929. ... 1931 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1932 is a leap year starting on a Friday. ... Benito Mussolini created a fascist state through the use of propaganda, total control of the media and disassembly of the working democratic government. ...


In 1934, when Yugoslav king Aleksandar was assassinated in France, Pavelić and other Ustaše members were arrested in Italy under the charges of conspiring to kill the king, but were never extradited and were later released from prison. 1934 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Aleksandar I Karađorđević King Alexander I of Yugoslavia - Serbian Kralj Aleksandar I Karađorđević, in Cyrillic Краљ Александар I Карађорђевић (Cetinje, Montenegro, 16 December 1888 - France, 9 October 1934) of the Royal House of Karadjordjevic was the first king of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia (1929-1934) and before that king of...


Pavelić remained in Italy until the beginning of World War II. In 1941, Yugoslavia was invaded and he became the leader (poglavnik) of the Independent State of Croatia. Mushroom cloud from the nuclear explosion over Nagasaki rising 18 km into the air. ... 1941 was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... The Independent State of Croatia (Nezavisna Država Hrvatska, NDH) was a Nazi/Fascist puppet state in World War II. It was set up in April 1941 on parts of the territory of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia after its occupation. ...

Poglavnik Ante Pavelić visiting Hitler at Berghof

As the leader of the Ustaše, he directly ordered, organised and conducted a campaign of terror against Serbs, Jews, Gypsies, and communist Croats. The extent of this campaign against the Serbs bordered on genocide, because they aimed to exterminate a third of them, expel another third, and Catholicize another. Poglavnik Ante Pavelic visiting Adolf Hitler at Berghof. ... Poglavnik Ante Pavelic visiting Adolf Hitler at Berghof. ... Look up Genocide in Wiktionary, the free dictionary Genocide has been defined as the deliberate killing of people based on their ethnicity, nationality, race, religion, or (sometimes) politics, as well as other deliberate action(s)leading to the physical elimination of any of the above categories. ...


In May 1945 he fled via Bleiburg to Austria, where he stayed for a few months before transferring to Rome. It is alleged that he was hidden there by members of the Roman Catholic Church. His stay in Rome was known to the American Counterintelligence Corps, but they apparently weren't interested in the arrest of any non-Communists from eastern parts of Europe. Six months later, he fled to South America via the rat lines. 1945 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Bleiburg is a small city in the state of Carinthia, Austria, south-east of Klagenfurt, in the district of Völkermarkt, near the Slovenian border. ... Location within Italy The Roman Colosseum Rome (Italian and Latin: Roma) is the capital city of Italy and of its Latium region. ... Saint Peters Basilica in Rome. ... South America South America is a continent crossed by the equator, with most of its area in the Southern Hemisphere. ...


Upon arriving in Argentina, he became security advisor to Juan Peron. Peron issued 34,000 visas to Croatians: both the Nazi collaborators and the anti-communists that fled from Communism imposed by Josip Broz Tito. Juan Domingo Perón (October 8, 1895 – July 1, 1974) was an Argentine military officer and the President of Argentina from 1946 to 1955 and from 1973 to 1974. ... Anti-communism is opposition to communist ideology, organization, or government, on either a theoretical or practical level. ... This article is about communism as a form of society built around a gift economy, as an ideology that advocates that form of society, and as a popular movement. ... Josip Broz Tito  listen (May 7, 1892 – May 4, 1980) was the ruler of Yugoslavia between the end of World War II and his death in 1980. ...


In April 1957 he was shot twice in an assassination attempt. It was generally considered that the Yugoslav intelligence agency UDBA had organized this, but one Blagoje Jovović, a Chetnik also exiled to Argentina, later described himself as having done it. Pavelić was subsequently forced to flee Argentina to avoid arrest and extradition, and he found refuge in Spain, where he died in Madrid in late 1959, from complications of his wounds. 1957 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... UDBA or Unutrašnja Državna Bezbednost (State Security Directorate) was the secret police organization of the former Yugoslavia, during the communist regime. ... Chetniks (Serbian Četnici, Четници) were an organization of Yugoslavs (mostly Serbs) who supported the Kingdom of Yugoslavia and formed a notable resistance force during World War II. The name is derived from the Serbian word četa which means company (of about 100 men). ... Coat of arms Plaza de España (Spain square) Madrid, the capital of Spain, is located in the center of the country at 40°25′ N 3°45′ W. Population of the city of Madrid proper was 3,093,000 (Madrilenes, madrileños) as of 2003 estimates. ...


Pavelić gained literary prominence through Curzio Malaparte's famous novel Caput. The author, acting as the novel's protagonist, describes an interview with Pavelić, but with factual errors and "highly imaginative" graphic details-which were instantly debunked as a fiction writer's concoction (for the details, see the link). Curzio Malaparte, (pseud. ...


See also

Mushroom cloud from the nuclear explosion over Nagasaki rising 18 km into the air. ... The Ustaše (often spelled Ustashe in English; singular Ustaša or Ustasha) was a Croatian right-wing organisation put in charge of the Independent State of Croatia by the Axis Powers in 1941. ...

External links

  • Biography of Pavelic (http://www.pavelicpapers.com/documents/pavelic/index.html)
  • Two Bullets for Pavelić (http://www.pavelicpapers.com/features/tbfp.html)
  • Curzio Malaparte and Pavelic story (http://www.hic.hr/books/myth-reality/p05.htm)

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Ante Pavelić - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (567 words)
Ante Pavelić (July 14, 1889 - December 28, 1959) was the leader and founding member of the Croatian Ustasha fascist movement in the 1930s and later the leader of the Independent State of Croatia.
As an adult, Ante Pavelić decided to move to Zagreb so he could study law.
In his youth he became a member of the Croatian Party of Rights, and was part of the splinter, more nationalist faction led by Josip Frank in 1908.
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