They met in a displaced persons’ camp by Bergen-Belsen and fell in love. She wanted a traditional wedding. He made it happen.
Dutch Schultz was killed by his own colleagues who thought his plan to slay a prosecutor was a murder too far.
A letter Albert Einstein wrote to FDR sparked a chain reaction that resulted in the development of the world’s first nuclear bomb. He would later regret it.
However, by the time the Holocaust began a century later, the von Steiners were no longer Jewish.
It was the darkest day of the Yom Kippur war and whatever the purpose of the alleged proposal, Golda Meir, reportedly, instantly struck it down.
Fritz Haber’s chemical genius was responsible for both fertilizers and chemical weapons. He also developed Zyklon-B for Germany.