Miep Gies Jan 11, 2010 weeks shy of her 101st birthday. Gies worked for Otto Frank’s Amsterdam pectin co. & was the main caretaker of the Franks, including Anne, and the four other Jews who hid for 25 months in the business’ back rooms. Those hiding in the Secret Annex managed, with the help of Gies, her husband & four co-workers, to evade capture by the Nazis until Aug. 1944. Dispersed to various concentration camps, only Anne’s father returned alive. Miep Gies, Otto Frank, Interesting People, 101St Birthday, Concentration Camps, Anne Frank, Frank Amsterdam, Frank Diaries, Fathers Returns
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Otto, Margot and Anne Frank.probably about 1932.Otto was the only survivor of the family and returned to Amsterdam after the war. He found that Anne's diary had been saved.He was so very happy,and his efforts had it published in 1947,It was translated from Dutch and was published in 1952 as "The Diary of A Young Girl"