Paulette Grynszpan (1932 - 1942)

Paulette Grynszpan
1932 - 1942
updated January 22, 2020
Paulette Grynszpan was born on May 26, 1932 in Paris, IDF France. She died on August 26, 1942 at Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi Concentration Camp and Museum, Oświęcim, Małopolskie Poland at age 10.
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Paulette Grynszpan
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Grynszpan
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Paulette Grynszpan was born on in Paris, Paris County, IDF France
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Paulette Grynszpan died on at Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi Concentration Camp and Museum, 20 Więźniów Oświęcimia, in Oświęcim, Powiat oświęcimski County, Małopolskie Poland 32-600
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Paulette Grynszpan was born on in Paris, Paris County, IDF France
Paulette Grynszpan died on at Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi Concentration Camp and Museum, 20 Więźniów Oświęcimia, in Oświęcim, Powiat oświęcimski County, Małopolskie Poland 32-600
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Paulette Grynszpan died on August 26, 1942 at Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi Concentration Camp and Museum, Oświęcim, Małopolskie Poland at age 10. She was born on May 26, 1932 in Paris, IDF France. We are unaware of information about Paulette's surviving family.
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In 1932, in the year that Paulette Grynszpan was born, five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1940, at the age of just 8 years old, Paulette was alive when on July 27th, the cartoon character Bugs Bunny debuted in his first film A Wild Hare - voiced by Mel Blanc. He has since appeared in more short films, feature films, compilations, TV series, music records, comic books, video games, award shows, amusement park rides, and commercials than any other cartoon character. He even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "What's up, Doc?"

In 1941, she was merely 9 years old when in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1942, in the year of Paulette Grynszpan's passing, on June 17th, Roosevelt approved the Manhattan Project, which lead to the development of the first atomic bomb. With the support of Canada and the United Kingdom, the Project came to employ more than 130,000 people and cost nearly $2 billion. Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a nuclear physicist born in New York, led the Los Alamos Laboratory that developed the actual bomb. The first artificial nuclear explosion took place near Alamogordo New Mexico on July 16, 1945.

In 1947, Paulette was only 15 years old when on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

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