Tuviah Friedman, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Tuviah Friedman

Holocaust survivor; Nazi hunter

Date of Birth: 23-Jan-1922

Place of Birth: Radom, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland

Date of Death: 13-Jan-2011

Profession: writer, author, Nazi hunter

Nationality: Israel

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

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About Tuviah Friedman

  • Tuviah Friedman (23 January 1922 – 13 January 2011) was a Nazi hunter and director of the Institute for the Documentation of Nazi War Crimes in Haifa, Israel. Friedman was born in Radom, Poland, in 1922.
  • During World War II he was imprisoned in a Nazi concentration camp near Radom, from which he escaped in 1944.
  • The following year he was appointed an interrogation officer in the Gdansk jail.
  • From 1946 to 1952 he worked for Haganah Wien in Austria, as Director of Staff of the Documentation Center in Vienna, where he and his colleagues hunted down numerous Nazis.
  • Afterwards, in Israel, he played a role in the capture of Adolf Eichmann.

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