By On The Edge on February 24, 2014
Supercentenarian and oldest survivor of the Holocause Alice Herz-Sommer, 110, has died. Her life story was made into a film and has been nominated for an Oscar. Herz-Sommer, her husband and her son were sent from Prague in 1943 to a concentration camp in the Czech city of Terezin - Theresienstadt in German - where inmates were allowed to stage concerts in which she frequently starred. . . .