Nazi creation of dictatorship

When was the Reichstag fire?
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As part of the existing Weimar constitution, President Hindenberg, a right-wing nationalist who was not himself a Nazi Party member, had power to pass laws without the consent of the Reichstag in an emergency
- Immediately after the fire, Hitler persuaded Hindenberg to pass the Reichstag Fire Decree.
- it gave the central government more power