Dora Gerson

Dora Gerson

Birth
Berlin-Mitte, Mitte, Berlin, Germany
Death 14 Feb 1943 (aged 43)
Oświęcim, Małopolskie, Poland
Burial Body lost or destroyed
Memorial ID 110288165 · View Source
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German stage and film actress, singer. Primarily a stage actress and cabaret performer, Gerson appeared in only two films, in 1920. When the rise of the Nazis she moved to Zurich, Switzerland, and then in 1935 to the Netherlands. She was married to German film anti-Semitic film director Veit Harlan, despite being Jewish; they eventually divorced, and she was eventually deported to Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland, where she was murdered.


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  • Created by: Rudi Polt
  • Added: 9 May 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 110288165
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dora Gerson (23 Mar 1899–14 Feb 1943), Find a Grave Memorial no. 110288165, ; Maintained by Rudi Polt (contributor 46521785) Body lost or destroyed.