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Tamás Moshe Gavriel Frank (1925 - 1990)

according to the memories of Boszi Falk, Tommy spent most of WW2 in hiding at his father's cousin Lilly Hirschenhauser's house in Szombotelly, Hungary. after Lilly's husband got sent to the camps - Lil...

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Klara Somogyiova (1924 - 2013)

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Imre Reich (1917 - 2000)

Imre, distinguished himself as a partisan. He died under mysterious circumstances in the year of 2000. His body turning up in the Danube, 200km downstream from Bratislava, several weeks after his disap...

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Artur Meir Frank (1884 - 1969)

Owned a large factory in Budapest, that manufactured Industrial Belting. Survived the Holocaust with his wife Ada by hiding. Their refuge having been arranged by one of their very decent Hungarian empl...

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Aleksander Olecki (deceased)

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Irena Olecka (1918 - 2000)

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Adolf Avraham Berman (1906 - 1978)

Adolf Abraham Berman (17 October 1906, Warsaw – 3 February 1978, Tel-Aviv) was a Polish-Jewish psychologist, member of Poale Zion Left party, editor of Arbeter Cajtung[1], who held a leadership ...

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Jakub Berman (1901 - 1984)

Jakub Berman (December 26, 1901, in Warsaw, then Russian Empire – April 10, 1984), was a Polish communist politician. As a member of the Polish United Workers' Party's Politburo he was in charge...

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Cornelis Sieswerda (1883 - 1961)

Cornelis Sieswerda used his position as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine to work with the Dutch Resistance in North Holland during WWll. Served in the Royal Netherlands Military

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Hanna Szenes MP (1921 - 1944)

איך ליצור ולהרוס גיבורה לאומ...

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Rudolph Chaim Steckl (1926 - 2011)

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Rudolf "Rudi" Vrba MP (1924 - 2006)

Dr. Rudolf Vrba's Biography Heroic Mastermind of the Legendary Vrba-Wetzler report Deaf Ears, Blind Eyes . Holocaust Archives ------------------------------------ New York Times

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Dr. Béla Király (1912 - 2009)

Dr. Béla 2009 (14 April 1912 - 4 July 2009) was a Hungarian resistance fighter during World War II, as well as a military historian, author, and politician. New York Times Obituary Bela Kira...

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Lion Jacob Arje Feuchtwanger MP (1884 - 1958)

Lion Feuchtwanger (7 July 1884 – 21 December 1958) was a German-Jewish novelist and playwright. A prominent figure in the literary world of Weimar Germany, he influenced contemporaries including...

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Jacob Nunes Vaz (112-175-011) (1906 - 1943)

Jacob (Jaap) Nunes Vaz was born 20 September 1906 in Amsterdam, Holland. Member of the independent socialist party. He worked as a journalist for the underground newspaper “het Parool” an...

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Oskar Schindler MP (1908 - 1974)

Oskar Schindler - Rescuer of 1200 Jews The Schindler List of Rescued Jews Oskar Schindler (28 April 1908 – 9 October 1974) was an ethnic German industrialist born in Szitavy (German: Zwitt...

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Emilie Schindler (deceased)

Emilie Schindler (October 22, 1907 – October 5, 2001) was a humanitarian who, with her husband Oskar Schindler, helped to save the lives of 1,200[ to 1,700 Jews during World War II. Oskar Schind...

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William Weinberg, Rabbi Dr. (c.1901 - 1975)

The full story of Rabbi Dr Weinberg can be found on line at [ ]. Rabbi Dr. Weinberg suffered persecution and imprisonment under the Nazi regime for his attempts to help fellow Jews leave Germany, and...

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Marshal Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov MP (1896 - 1974)

Georgy Zhukov - Гео́ргий Жу́ков Marshal of the Soviet Union Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov (Russian: &...

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Geneviève de Gaulle-Anthonioz MP (1920 - 2002)

Résistante dès juin 1940, elle multiplie les actions de renseignement et d’information, notamment au sein du réseau « Défense de la France ». Arrê...

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Josef Rosensaft MP (1911 - 1975)

Photo: April 1946, Josef Rosensaft, the General Director of the Central Jewish Commission, at an Unveiling Ceremony of a Memorial Commemorating The First Anniversary of the Camp's Liberation, Bergen-Be...

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Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG MP (1887 - 1976)

Bernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein. Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (pronounced /məntˈɡʌm&#x...

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Erwin Planck (1893 - 1945)

Erwin Planck (12 March 1893 – 23 January 1945) was a German politician, and a resistance fighter in the Third Reich. Born in Berlin, Erwin Planck was theoretical physicist Max Planck's and his...

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Leo Baeck MP (1873 - 1956)

Leo Baeck (23 May 1873 – 2 November 1956) was a 20th century German-Polish-Jewish Rabbi, scholar, and a leader of Progressive Judaism. He became a spiritual symbol in Theresienstadt, as leader...

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Dwight D. Eisenhower, 34th President of the USA MP (1890 - 1969)

Bringing to the Presidency his prestige as commanding general of the victorious forces in Europe during World War II, Dwight D. Eisenhower obtained a truce in Korea and worked incessantly during his tw...

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Afke Sieswerda (1886 - 1968)

Honored as a "Righteous Among The Nations" at the Yad Vashem in Israel. From 13 November 1943 to 16 April 1945 Afke and her daughter Tine hid Levie de Zwaan and Adelheid van der Heijden so that they ...

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Trijntje Reinders (Tine) Sieswerda (1909 - 1944)

Honored as a "Righteous Among The Nations" at the Yad Vashem in Israel. See story in Tine's mothers profile.

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Chiune Sugihara, 杉原 千畝 MP (1900 - 1986)

Chiune Sugihara Chiune Sugihara (杉原 千畝, Sugihara Chiune, 1 January 1900 – 31 July 1986) was a Japanese diplomat who served as Vice Consul for the Japanese Empire in...

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Charles de Gaulle, 18th Président de la République française MP (1890 - 1970)

Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle ( 22 November 1890 – 9 November 1970) was a French general and statesman who led the Free French Forces during World War II. He later founded...

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Harry S. Truman, 33rd President of the USA MP (1884 - 1972)

Harry S. Truman (May 8, 1884 – December 26, 1972) was the thirty-third President of the United States (1945–1953). As vice president, he succeeded Franklin D. Roosevelt, who died less tha...

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John von Neumann MP (1903 - 1957)

Neumann János Wikipedia, Magyar / Hungarian John von Neumann Wikipedia, English John von Neumann (1903 - 1957) is generally regarded as one of the greatest mathematicians in modern history...

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President Franklin D. Roosevelt MP (1882 - 1945)

Roosevelt Genealogy: SOURCE: Wikipedia Biographical Summary: Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945; pronounced /ˈroʊzəvɛlt/ ROE-z...

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Elie Wiesel, Nobel Peace Prize, 1986 MP

Elie Wiesel KBE is a Romanian-born Jewish-American writer, professor, political activist, Nobel Laureate, and Holocaust survivor . Wiesel was born in Sighet (now Sighetu Marmației), Maramure&#...

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Martha Ingham Sharp (1905 - 1999)

Martha Ingham Dickie Sharp-Cogan (1905 - 1999) was an American philanthropist who, along with her husband Waitstill Sharp, helped hundreds of Jews to escape Nazi persecution by sending them off through...

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Waitstill Hastings Sharp (1902 - 1984)

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Signe Paulina Langlet (1876 - 1921)

Wife of Valdemar Langlet who was a Swedish publisher, and an early Esperantist and credited with saving many Jews from the Holocaust, by providing Swedish documents saying that people were waiting for ...

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Georg Valdemar Langlet (1872 - 1960)

Valdemar Langlet photo/article photos Valdemar Langlet (December 17, 1872 in Lerbo, Sweden – October 16, 1960 in Stockholm) was a Swedish publisher, and an early Esperantist. With his wi...

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Hertogin Elisabeth Van Beieren Van Belgie MP (1876 - 1965)

Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia

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Algoth Johannes Niska (1888 - 1954)

(Isoisän Tarina) -------------------- Algoth Niska oli ruotsinkielisen merikapteenin Ivar Alfred Niskan ja muusikko Hilda Niskan (o.s. Schlüter) poika. Perheessä oli viis...

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Hiram Bingham IV ("Distinguished American Diplomat") (1903 - 1988)

Hiram "Harry" Bingham IV (July 17, 1903 – January 12, 1988) was an American diplomat. He served as a Vice-Consul in Marseille, France, during World War II, and helped over 2,500 Jews to flee f...

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Folke Bernadotte, Count of Wisborg MP (1895 - 1948)

Folke Bernadotte (1895-1948), Count of Wisborg, non-royal nephew of King Gustaf V , Swedish diplomat and Vice-Chair of the Swedish Red Cross. He negotiated the release of some 31,000 prisoners from Ger...

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906 - 1945)

Wikipedia Dietrich Bonhoeffer From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Dietrich Bonhoeffer Bundesarchiv Bild 146-1987-074-16, Dietrich Bonhoeffer.jpg Bonhoeffer in 1939 Born 4 February 1906 Breslau, Si...

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Dr. Markus Lazarus Melchior (1897 - 1969)

Marcus Lazarus

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Princess Alice of Battenberg, Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark MP (1885 - 1969)

Victoria Alice Elizabeth Julia Marie Princess of Battenberg, HSH Princess Alice of Battenburg. On marriage HRH Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark Royal house House of Battenberg (Cadet branch ...

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Sir Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom MP (1874 - 1965)

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, DL, FRS, Hon. RA (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British politician who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 19...

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Aristides de Sousa Mendes do Amaral e Abranches MP (1885 - 1954)

Sousa Mendes saved more lives than Schindler so why isn't he a household name too? Aristides de Sousa Mendes do Amaral e Abranches , GCC, OL (July 19, 1885–April 3, 1954) was a Portuguese di...

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Raoul Gustaf Wallenberg MP (1912 - 1947)

Raoul Wallenberg (August 4, 1912 – July 17, 1947?) was a Swedish humanitarian who worked in Budapest, Hungary, during World War II to rescue Jews from the Holocaust. Between July and December ...

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Niels Henrik David Bohr, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1922 MP (1885 - 1962)

Niels Bohr has been described as one of the most influential scientists of the 20th century. In 1922, Bohr was awarded the Nobel Prize in physics "for his services in the investigation of the str...

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Christian X, Konge af Danmark og Island (King of Denmark) MP (1870 - 1947)

Name/title: Christian Carl Frederik Albert Alexander Vilhelm of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Prince(Prins) of Danmark King(Konge) Christian X of Denmark and Iceland 15. maj 1912 -...

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Alan Mathison Turing MP (1912 - 1954)

Alan Turing's Family Tree Alan Turing is arguably the man who most changed the world in the 20th-century with the invention of the computer. The fact that you're reading this online is due to the gen...

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