1938 in Austria
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|Years in Austria:||1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941|
|Centuries:||19th century · 20th century · 21st century|
|Decades:||1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s|
|Years:||1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941|
Events from the year 1938 in Austria
- February 12 – Chancellor Kurt von Schuschnigg meets Adolf Hitler at Berchtesgaden and is forced to yield to German demands for greater Nazi participation in the Austrian government.
- March 12 – Anschluss: German troops occupy Austria; annexation is declared the following day.
- In a result, the Austrian electorate in a national referendum approved Anschluss by an 99.73%.
- July – The Mauthausen concentration camp is built.
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