"Berthold Konrad Hermann Albert Speer" was a German architect who was, for a part of World War II, Minister of Armaments and War Production for the Nazi Germany/Third Reich. Speer was Adolf Hitler's chief architect before assuming ministerial office. As "the Nazi who said sorry", he accepted moral responsibility at the Nuremberg Trials/Nuremberg trials and in his memoirs for complicity in crimes of the Nazi regime, while maintaining a fa├žade of ignorance.

Speer joined the Nazi Party in 1931, launching himself on a Political career of Albert Speer/political and governmental career which lasted fourteen years. His architectural skills made him increasingly prominent within the Party and he became a member of Hitler's inner circle. Hitler instructed him to design and construct structures including the Reich Chancellery and the Nazi party rally grounds/Zeppelinfeld stadium in Nuremberg where Party Nuremberg Rally/rallies were held. Speer also made plans to Welthauptstadt Germania/reconstruct Berlin on a grand scale, with huge buildings, wide boulevards, and a reorganized transportation system.

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