12th October 1936: Rudolf, the fifteen-year-old eldest son of the German Ambassador to London, Joachim von Ribbentrop, leaves his home in Eaton Square for Westminster School, where he is studying. (Photo by Becker/Fox Photos/Getty Images)
Joachim von Ribbentrop, Hitler’s wartime Foreign Minister, in his cell at Nuremberg, 1945. In prison, Ribbentrop kept asking everyone from doctors to cell guards to barbers for legal advice....Prison pyschiatrist G. M. Gilbert saw Rippentrop as "a confused and demoralized opportunist.".... Ribbentrop's erratic behavior caused his lawyer to complain, "This man is impossible to defend."
Germany / Post-War Period / Potsdam Conference 17 July – 2 August 1945 at Cecilienhof Palace. Stalin at the Potsdam Conference. He always turned up last, and everyone got up when he entered the room. Once Truman asked Churchill, why they always got up, Stalin should just turn up earlier. But the next day the same happened, and everyone got up when Stalin entered the room. Photo, Yevgeny Khaldei, July 1945.
Defendants (in the two central rows) in the dock in Room 600 at the Palace of Justice, during proceedings against leading Nazi figures for war crimes at the International Military Tribunal (IMT), Nuremberg, Germany, 1946. Front row, left to right): Hermann Goering, Rudolf Hess, Joachim von Ribbentrop, Wilhelm Keitel, Alfred Rosenberg, Hans Frank, Wilhelm Frick, Julius Streicher, Walther Funk and Dr. Hjalmar Schacht. Back row, left to right): Karl Donitz, Erich Raeder, Baldur von Schirach…