JOHANNA WOLF born in Munich, she joined Hitler's personal secretariat in 1929 as a typist, at which time she also became a Nazi Party member. As the senior secretary and a dedicated Nazi she was a trusted member of Hitler's entourage, and remained with him when he withdrew to the Führerbunker in central Berlin as the Red Army approached. On 22 April 1945, however, Hitler, having decided to stay and die in Berlin, sent Wolf and Christa Schroeder to his house at Berchtesgaden in Bavaria.
15 Aug German spy Josef Jakobs, captured earlier in Britain on 01 Feb 41 upon parachuting into England, is executed by firing squad at the Tower of London in England. He becomes the last person to be executed there.