Articles in "Holocaust Survivors"

Selena Steinfeld, 86, Crowned Miss Holocaust Survivor for 2021

Selena Steinfeld, an 86 year old Holocaust survivor from Haifa, was announced the winner of the 2021 Miss Holocaust Survivor beauty pageant ...

Bitter Memories of the Holocaust Become Spectacular Series of Embroideries

Jordana Zalewski, a 93-year-old Holocaust survivor who now lives in Jerusalem, turned her difficult memories of the war and her ...

Almost 20% of COVID-19 Deaths in Israel Were Holocaust Survivors

Some 900 of the 4,500 Coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths in Israel were Holocaust survivors, a special report by Israel's Central Bureau of ...

Chiune Sugihara, the ‘Japanese Schindler’ Honored Ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day

A digital online reception was held on Monday to honor the memory, bravery and the legacy of Chiune Sugihara, a Japanese diplomat who ...

Israel Mourns Passing of Vilna Ghetto Uprising Organizer Baruch Shub

Yad Vashem, Israel's national Holocaust memorial, issued a statement on mourning the passing of Baruch Shub, a Holocaust survivor and ...

Holocaust Survivors and Rescuer from Greece Reunite in Jerusalem

After almost eight decades, two Holocaust survivors now living in Israel were reunited on Sunday with their Greek rescuer in the Hall of ...

Study Show Holocaust Survivors 1.21 Times More Likely to Develop Dementia than Others

Holocaust survivors are at risk to develop dementia 1.21 times higher than that of people who did not experience the Holocaust, according ...

When Water Came Out Instead of Gas: A Child’s Memories of Surviving the Holocaust

Eliyahu has rarely spoken about his experience as a child during the Holocaust, but has decided to change this after witnessing the world's ...

‘A Moment of Victory’: Holocaust Survivor Sounds Memorial Siren

The siren heard across the country on Thursday on Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day was activated by a Holocaust survivor, Ida ...

One of Brazil’s Last Holocaust Survivors Passes Away

By: Lídia Neves/TPS Lulu Landwehr, the last Holocaust survivor living in the Brazilian capital, passed away on Sunday. Her family ...