History's HEROES? Dated 1929 - 1945

Anne Frank

Created by

Megan

Location

Frankfurt Germany
Birth place

Achievements

    Characteristics

    • Brave / Courageous
    • Kind and compassionate

    Anne Frank was a Jewish girl who lived hidden from the Nazi during World War II and wrote the famous diary called "The Diary of Anne Frank".

    Anne Frank was a Jewish girl who lived hidden from the Nazi during World War II and wrote the famous diary called "The Diary of Anne Frank".

    Anne was born in the city of Frankfurt, Germany. Most of her life she lived in Amsterdam, Netherlands. In 1941 she and her family lost their citizenship, because they where Jews, and so they moved to Amsterdam. In May 1940 they were trapped in Amsterdam by the German occupation of the Netherlands. Becuse of the persecutions of the Jewish population, the family lived hidden in some concealed rooms behind a book case in the building where Anne's father, Otto Frank, worked. While living hidden, Anne wrote her famouse diary in which she wrote her thoughts and feelings about the war and how it felt to be isolated from everybody else . In August 4th 1944, Anne and her family were betrayed by an unknown man. So her family and the their friends, which lived with them, were deported by the Nazis, in the conzentrationcamp Auschwitz. 1945 Anne sadly died few weeks before liberation. Anne had always the big dream to become a famous writer. All members from the family died in the concentration camp, exept her father. In 1947 her father discoverd, while reading the diary of his daugther, that she always wanted to be a great writer. So in June of that year he decided to fullfill the last wish of his daughters so he published Her diary for her for her dream to come true so people could find out what it was like to be in her and her families in that situation In the war.

    Life in Anne Frank's world

    Anne's world wasn't very nice in the war as because she was a Jew she was isolated as the natzis didn't like Jews and wanted to kill them all by sending them all the concentration camps but Anne and her family were very lucky as they hid behind a concealed bookshelf in her fathers work place this is where they stayed for most of there time.

    Was Anne Frank a Hero?

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