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Holocaust Survivor And Writer Eddie Jaku Passes Away
Holocaust Survivor And Writer Eddie Jaku Passes Away

Author of the best selling book The Happiest Man on Earth, and Holocaust Survivor Eddie Jaku passed away on 12 October.

13 October 2021 Current Affairs:Author of the best selling book “The Happiest Man on Earth,” and Holocaust Survivor Eddie Jaku passed away on 12 October.

Highlights
♦ Eddie Jaku passed away on 12 October in Sydney, Australia, at 101 Age.
♦ Jaku was born Abraham “Adi” Jakubowiez in April 1920 in the German city of Leipzig.
♦ He escaped the holocaust and was saved by US Troops near starved and sick with cholera and typhoid.
♦  He was a volunteer at the Sydney Jewish Museum and shared his experiences and philosophies of life with visitors.
♦ He married Jewish wife Flore, who survived the war pretending to be a Christian, and they migrated to Australia in 1950.