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Oldest-known Holocaust survivor dies at 110

 
Oldest-known Holocaust survivor dies at 110
Posted February 24th, 2014 @ 9:41am

 

LONDON (AP) — Alice Herz-Sommer, who was believed to be the oldest-known survivor of the Holocaust, died in London on Sunday at the age of 110, a family member said. A film about her has been nominated for best short documentary at next month's Academy Awards.

Herz-Sommer died in a hospital Sunday morning after being admitted Friday, daughter-in-law Genevieve Sommer said.

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