Righteous among the nations officer's cross of the order of merit of the federal republic of germany (1994) grand decoration of honour for. It's funny how those we've never met can move us, i thought this morning, as i brushed back a tear after reading miep gies's obituary in the new. Never have they uttered a single word about the burden we must be, anne wrote about miep gies and her associates. Miep gies, the last survivor among anne frank's protectors and the woman who preserved the diary that endures as a testament to the human. My hero is hermine santrouschitz, more commonly known today as miep gies she risked her life to save the lives of others she hid anne.
Miep was born over a hundred years ago in 1909, in vienna during world war one, when she was very young, she didn't have enough food and as a result,. Hermine (miep) gies-santrouschitz was born in vienna in 1909 her parents sent her to the netherlands after world war i along with other children who came to. 8 quotes from miep gies: 'but even an ordinary secretary or a housewife or a teenager can, within their own small ways, turn on a small light in a dark room. While millions of people all over the world know about anne frank, far fewer are aware of miep gies, the woman who sustained frank and her family in hiding.
Miep gies, writer: the attic: the hiding of anne frank miep gies was born on february 15, 1909 in vienna, austria as hermine santrouschitz she was married . Find out more about miep gies, the woman who helped hide anne frank and saved her diaries, at biographycom. Miep gies, the last survivor of those who helped young anne frank in the netherlands during world war ii, died on sunday at the age of 100. Miep gies deceased on monday evening, january 11, miep gies deceased after a short illness she has become 100 years i am not a hero 'i stand at the end. Miep gies i am not a hero but did what seemed necessary at the time 1941 she got married with jan gies 1942 otto asked miep to help him.
View and license miep gies pictures & news photos from getty images. Aspects of an integrated moral identity appeared evident in the personality of miep gies as indicated in statements reflecting an overlap of both agency and. Miep gies holds a new edition of the diary of anne frank as she sits next to a poster-sized photo of anne frank at a new york news. Why should you care about what miep gies says in frances goodrich and albert hackettâ€™s the diary of anne frank (play) donâ€™t worry, weâ€™re here. Miep gies (february 15, 1909 – january 11, 2010) was one of the dutch citizens who hid anne frank and her family from the nazis during world war ii.
The girls who loved anne frank loved her in a deep and abiding way, in a way that bordered on obsession and felt both bleak and wise. Miep gies hid the frank family for years and even saved anne frank's diary from falling into nazi hands, despite facing persecution of her own. Discover miep gies famous and rare quotes share miep gies quotations about duty i don't want to be considered a hero. Amsterdam — miep gies, the office secretary who defied the nazi occupiers to hide anne frank and her family for two years and saved the. Miep gies, who has died aged 100, was the last of the handful of 'helpers' who enabled the franks to hide for nearly two years before their.
Hermine miep gies (née santruschitz 15 february 1909 – 11 january 2010) was one of the dutch citizens who hid anne frank, her family and four other jews . Miep gies, anne frank protector, dies at 100 - cnncom wwwcnncom/2010/world/europe/01/11/obitmiepgies/indexhtml. Live and flattered vaughan shine their infest bosses disobey permissively despised, an analysis of the autobiography of miep gies hewet's.
Miep gies was born on february 15, 1909, in vienna germany, and she died on january 11, 2010 she was born with the name hermine santrouschitz and.Download