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 during world war ii. Miep gies it is 440pm on the afternoon of march 25 th 1996 in los angeles and a white stretched limousine is stuck in traffic lost in the back seat, a small, bespectacled, elderly, grey haired lady smiles wistfully. With her husband jan gies, and the other opekta employees, victor kugler, johannes kleiman, and bep voskuijl, miep gies helped hide otto and edith frank, their daughters margot and anne, hermann and his wife auguste van pels, their son peter, and fritz pfeffer in several upstairs rooms in the. Miep gies cathy rommel early life childhood born february 15, 1909 in vienna, austria born as hermine santrouschitz lived with adoptive parents in the netherlands life in vienna lived with birth mother, father, and grandmother.
Gies sheltered anne frank and her family from the nazis in amsterdam during world war ii she came to international attention after the posthumous publication of frank's diary. Miep gies, one of the amsterdam office workers who helped hide anne frank and her family from the nazis for over two years, has died in the netherlands at age 100. For the millions moved by anne frank: the diary of a young girl, here at last is miep geis's own astonishing story for more than two years, miep gies and her husband helped hide the franks from the nazis.
The office secretary who defied the nazi occupiers of the netherlands to help hide anne frank and her family for two years has died, the anne frank museum announced today miep gies, who was 100. The last surviving member of a group who helped to shelter anne frank and her family from the nazis in amsterdam has died miep gies, the woman who rescued anne's diary after the jewish family was. Miep gies 28k likes hermine santruschitz, better known as miep gies, was one of the dutch citizens who hid anne frank, her family and four other jews. Miep gies staat bekend als 'de vrouw, die het dagboek van anne frank redde' en is een van de bekendste 'helpers' uit de tweede wereldoorlog. Browse through miep gies's poems and quotes 0 poems of miep gies still i rise, the road not taken, if you forget me, dreams, annabel lee hermine santruschitz (15 february 1909 - 11 january 2010), better known as miep gies was one of the.
Hermine (miep) and jan augustus gies miep gies started working for otto frank in amsterdam in 1933 18 in 1942, margot frank received papers to report for a german work camp and the next day the frank family went into hiding 19 otto frank asked miep if she would help hide them and she agreed. Official website of miep gies (english) miep gies on imdb profile of miep gies from the anne frank museum interview footage of miep and henk gies from the anne frank museum. Documentary in which miep gies talks about anne frank sorry about the quality but if i put it at a too high quality it would have taken ages to upload and. Discover book depository's huge selection of miep-gies books online free delivery worldwide on over 18 million titles.
Miep gies: miep gies, (hermine santrouschitz hermine santruschitz), austrian-born heroine (born feb 15, 1909, vienna, austria-hungary—died jan 11, 2010, hoorn, neth), was the last surviving member of the group of five non-jewish people who concealed eight jews, including anne frank and her family, from. Find great deals on ebay for miep gies signed shop with confidence. Anne frank remembered: the story of the woman who helped to hide the frank family by gies, miep, gold, alison leslie and a great selection of similar used, new and collectible books available now at abebookscom. 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 recuperate from tuberculosis and malnutrition.
Download audiobooks by miep gies to your device audible provides the highest quality audio and narration your first book is free with trial. On this day in 2010, miep gies, the last survivor of a small group of people who helped hide a jewish girl, anne frank, and her family from the nazis during. Browse miep gies, protector of anne frank dies at 100 latest photos view images and find out more about miep gies, protector of anne frank dies at 100 at getty images. She married a dutch guy and worked for otto frank, becoming close with his family she, along with several co-workers, concealed the franks in a secret annex to work for over a couple of years before their discovery by the gestapo.
Timetoast's free timeline maker lets you create timelines online make educational timelines or create a timeline for your company website how to make a timeline. Folk figure one of the dutch citizens who hid anne frank and her family from the nazis during world war ii she discovered and preserved anne frank's diary after the franks were arrested born hermine santrouschitz in vienna, miep gies was transported to leiden from vienna in december 1920 to. Online shopping from a great selection at books store discover books, read about the author, find related products, and more more about miep gies.