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Alice Herz-Sommers, the Oldest Known Holocaust Survivor, Dies at 110


2014-02-24    By Jordan Moses
Alice Herz-Sommers, the Oldest Known Holocaust Survivor, Dies at 110
    Said to be the oldest Holocaust survivor, Alice-Herz-Sommer, died at 110 in London of old age on Sunday. Sommer survived two years in Terezin, a German concentration camp where 33,430 Jews were massacred, and was sustained only through her love of piano and her son. A film about Sommer, "The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life," has been nominated for best short documentary at the Academy Awards, which will take place next week. ..

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