Claus von Stauffenberg

Claus von Stauffenberg

Born: November 15, 1907

Died: July 20, 1944

Nationality: German

Occupation: Soldier

Biography: Claus Philipp Maria Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg commonly referred to as Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg was a German army officer and Catholic aristocrat who was one of the leading members of the failed 20 July plot of 1944 to assassinate Adolf Hitler and remove the Nazi Party from power.