Adolph Hitler wine fetches GBP1,500 at auction
Amazing. The man was such an ascetic I'm surprised he'd have anything to do with wine.
Shirer's "Rise and Fall" describes not only his austere vegetarianism, but in early days -- before he was in power -- correspondence in which he mentioned neither smoking nor drinking (in a time and place when most adult men did both), with no evidence to contradict the claim. On the other hand, he did apparently like seeing his picture worshipped.