Nicholas Winton

Type: Person
Name: Nicholas Winton
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

How to receive state honors: Make flattering Zeman documentary

Robert Sedláček, who shot ‘Milos Zeman: A Politician's Obituary and Homage to Vysocina,’ will be honored on same day as Nicholas WintonPrague, Oct. 22 (ČTK) — One of the personalities to receive state orders from Czech President Miloš Zeman Oct. 28 will ... [Published Prague Post - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Nicholas Winton to visit Prague only for a few hours

Savior of more than 600 children just before World War II will be accompanied by his family on short trip to receive highest Czech awardPrague, Oct. 21 (ČTK) — Sir Nicholas Winton, who saved hundreds of Jewish kids from pre-war Czechoslovakia, will spend ... [Published Prague Post - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Letters: Malloy is wrong for Stamford

To the editor,When Stamford voters go to vote for governor of Connecticut on Nov. 4 they should think about the disastrous impact many of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's actions have had and will have on Stamford residents.Remember the Bridgewater disaster that ... [Published Stamford Advocate - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

#FlashbackFriday : The lives of Nicholas Winton

A young man's holiday to Czechoslovakia in 1938 saves the lives of hundreds of children ... [Published Prague Post - Oct 17 2014]
Entities: Nicholas Winton
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

'British Oskar Schindler' to Receive Czech Medal of Honor

Sir Nicholas Winton, who has been called the "British Oskar Schindler" is designated to receive the highest honor in the Czech Republic for his part in the rescue of 669 Jewish children during the Holocaust at the end of this month.Winton, 105, served ... [Published Israel National News - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

‘British Oskar Schindler’ to receive Czech Republic’s highest honor

(JTA) — A British man known as the British Oskar Schindler will receive the Czech Republic’s highest civilian honor.Sir Nicholas Winton, 105, saved 669 Czechoslovak children from the Nazis while serving as a British diplomat. The mission was known as ... [Published JTA - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

'British Oskar Schindler' Sir Nicholas Winton to travel to Czech Republic to receive honour

The 105-year-old World War 2 hero, who saved 669 Czech Jewish children from the Nazi Holocaust, was initially thought too ill to travelA man aged 105 known as “the British Oskar Schindler” is to receive the Czech Republic’s highest honour.Sir Nicholas ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Nicholas Winton to arrive in Prague to be decorated

Zeman will present the order to Winton on October 28, the national holiday marking the establishment of independent Czechoslovakia in 1918."I know that Sir Winton is looking forward to visiting Prague and I am looking forward to seeing him," Zeman sa ... [Published Ceskenoviny - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Director forced to cut Penelope Cruz cameo - because he didn't realise how FAMOUS she was

Matej Minac, 53, was directing 'All My Loved Ones', a film about British pilot Nicholas Winton who saved 669 Jewish Czech children from certain death at the hands of the Nazis in 1939.It was filmed in 1998 in the Czech Republic capital Prague and British ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

‘Last train to tomorrow’

A moving evacuee's story that still resonates today will be told 75 years on in Skem this week.'Last train to tomorrow' will see Lady Grenfell-Baines - who came to the UK on the last train of Sir Nicholas Winton’s Kindertransport in 1939 - tell of her ... [Published Q Local Ormskirk - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Stubborn Spirit

| כ"א אלול תשע"דThe birthday cake was ablaze with 105 candles, and many among the scores of people present at the Czech embassy in London this past spring for the party would not have been there — or anywhere — had it not been for the man in whose honor ... [Published Hamodia - Sep 17 2014]
First reported May 21 2014 - Updated May 22 2014 - 2 reports

Extraordinary story of Holocaust defiance

In the late 1930s, Nicholas Winton helped smuggle 669 children, most Jewish, out of harm's way; he has just turned 105. ... [Published CNN.com - Video - May 22 2014]

Quotes

"we were getting rid of those people hitler wanted to get rid of "  Winton told ABC News in 2008. "I mean, you even had the Gestapo at Wilson Station helping the children onto the trains."

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How to receive state honors: Make flattering Ze... [Published Prague Post - Oct 22 2014]
Nicholas Winton to visit Prague only for a few ... [Published Prague Post - Oct 22 2014]
Letters: Malloy is wrong for Stamford [Published Stamford Advocate - Oct 19 2014]
#FlashbackFriday : The lives of Nicholas Winton [Published Prague Post - Oct 17 2014]
'British Oskar Schindler' to Receive Czech Meda... [Published Israel National News - Oct 16 2014]
‘British Oskar Schindler’ to receive Czech Repu... [Published JTA - Oct 15 2014]
'British Oskar Schindler' Sir Nicholas Winton t... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Oct 14 2014]
Nicholas Winton to arrive in Prague to be decor... [Published Ceskenoviny - Oct 09 2014]
Rhodri Morgan: 'My friend Bruno... modern Europ... [Published Wales Online - Oct 04 2014]
Director forced to cut Penelope Cruz cameo - be... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 30 2014]
‘Last train to tomorrow’ [Published Q Local Ormskirk - Sep 29 2014]
D.C. community calendar, Sept. 25-Oct. 2, 2014 [Published Washington Post - Sep 25 2014]
Producer Joel Bach Honored for Powerful Climate... [Published PRWeb - Sep 18 2014]
Stubborn Spirit [Published Hamodia - Sep 17 2014]
Czech expats seek to strengthen language links [Published Radio Prague - Sep 16 2014]
Nicky's kids and Schindler's list [Published Lewiston Tribune - Sep 14 2014]
Saving the children [Published Latest 60 Minutes Headlines - CBS News - Sep 05 2014]
Son to speak about man who saved Jewish children [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Aug 24 2014]
Watch The Moment A Man Finds Out He's Surrounde... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 13 2014]
ACT! FOR CANADA NEWSLETTER - MAY 23, 2014 [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - May 24 2014]
Holocaust hero is a role model for us all [Published Guardian.co.uk - May 23 2014]
Extraordinary story of Holocaust defiance [Published CNN.com - Video - May 22 2014]
Mission Accomplished! [Published London Irvine Report - May 22 2014]
The British Stockbroker Who Saved 669 Children ... [Published Clusterstock - May 21 2014]
Sir Nicholas Winton at 105: the man who gave 66... [Published Telegraph - May 21 2014]
Britain's Schindler saved my life [Published Telegraph - May 20 2014]
Putin Orders Border Troop Withdrawal, Again; Ml... [Published Transitions Online - May 20 2014]
'British Schindler' to receive Czech Republic's... [Published Telegraph - May 20 2014]
Czechs Honor British Schindler [Published WSJ.com: Emerging Europe Real Time - May 19 2014]
FDR Was No Hero--> His Anti-Semitism Allowed... [Published YID With LID - May 19 2014]
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Saving the children [Published Latest 60 Minutes Headlines - CBS News - Sep 05 2014]
Briton Nicholas Winton helped save hundreds of mostly Jewish children from Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia on the eve of the war ...
Watch The Moment A Man Finds Out He's Surrounde... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 13 2014]
All the feels, all at once. HT Opposing Views . The backstory: in 1988 Sir Nicholas Winton appeared on the BBC's show That's Life . In 1938, Winton headed an operation to save Jewish Czechoslovakian children from the Holocaust. He found homes in ...
ACT! FOR CANADA NEWSLETTER - MAY 23, 2014 [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - May 24 2014]
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Extraordinary story of Holocaust defiance [Published CNN.com - Video - May 22 2014]
In the late 1930s, Nicholas Winton helped smuggle 669 children, most Jewish, out of harm's way; he has just turned 105. ...
Mission Accomplished! [Published London Irvine Report - May 22 2014]
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