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Simon Wiesenthal (1908–2005)

A graduate of the Czech Technical University in Prague, Simon Wiesenthal was an architect in the city of Lvov in the Ukraine when World War II broke out; due to the non-aggression treaty with Nazi Germany, the Russians forced Wiesenthal, as with other Jews, from his livelihood; he was working as a mechanic in a bedspring factory when he was ... See full bio »


(age 96) in Vienna, Austria

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 2013 As from Afar (Short) (letters)
 2006 Ghetto Theresienstadt: Deception and Reality (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 The Nazi (Short) (book "The Sunflower")
 1990 Max and Helen (TV Movie) (book)
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5 Biographical Movies | 1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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When history looks back I want people to know the Nazis weren't able to kill millions of people and get away with it.


A survivor of the Holocaust, he has devoted himself to battling anti-Semitism, and to track down Nazi war criminals. See more »

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