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- Raoul Wallenberg’s Birthday (1912 – ?)
Today we commemorate the birth date of the man who saved the lives of over 100 000 Jews during the Holocaust, and who made the ultimate personal sacrifice for this cause: Raoul Wallenberg.
The International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation has organized a variety of events to celebrate Raoul Wallenberg’s legacy. Volunteers and staff of the Foundation visited [...]
- Documenting Wallenberg: An Archive of Testimonials
The International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation Seeks Help From Holocaust Survivors
July 2, 2007. New York, NY. – Kayla Kaufman was only 9 years old in 1944 in Hungary. But she still remembers the look on her father’s face the Friday night when her family was safely reunited with the help of Swedish Diplomat Raoul Wallenberg. ”…I’ve [...]
- Juraj Szanto
Juraj Szanto was born in the part of Czechoslovakia that was annexed by Hungary in 1938. He became a doctor and journalist, and lived in Slovakia until the early 1970s. He passed away in June 2007.
”My worst memory from the time when Czechoslovakia was annexed by Hungary is how my father, a village doctor, was [...]
- Presidents of Portugal and Ecuador join The International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation as Honorary Members
New York, NY. July 18, 2007. The International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation (IRWF) is proud to announce that President Aníbal Cavaco Silva of Portugal and Constitutional President Rafael Correa Delgado of Ecuador have recently joined The International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation as Honorary Members.
The IRWF hopes that both President Silva’s and President Delgado’s membership will act as [...]