Nicholas Winton

Type: Person
Name: Nicholas Winton
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 Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Czech expats seek to strengthen language links

Czech expats from around the world gathered in Prague last week for aconference on maintaining their native language skills abroad. Czechoslovakexiles who fled the country after the war or after the Soviet-led invasionof 1968, descendants of the old Czech ... [Published Radio Prague - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Nicky's kids and Schindler's list

Heroes can differ substantially one from another. Sometimes a calm, understated person comes out of nowhere and saves astonishing numbers of people in dire circumstances.There is such a person. He was born brave, a ready-made saint racing to the rescue. ... [Published Lewiston Tribune - Sep 14 2014]
Entities: Nicholas Winton
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

He saved them as children and meets them as adults

"It was the most emotional moment of my life," Nicholas Winton says about meeting people he'd saved from the Nazis decades earlier. ... [Published CBS News - Sep 08 2014]
Entities: Nicholas Winton
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

Sunday Talk: We're not in Kansas anymore... or are we?

With only two months remaining until the  2014 midterm elections , and Republicans predicting a GOP wave , Democrats are in a state of panic!!!1!President Obama —who doesn't possess the heart , brain , or courage of  his predecessor —is not expected ... [Published Daily Kos - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Saving the children

Briton Nicholas Winton helped save hundreds of mostly Jewish children from Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia on the eve of the war ... [Published Latest 60 Minutes Headlines - CBS News - Sep 05 2014]
Entities: Nicholas Winton
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

The Story of a True Hero Spreads

Last night I shook hands with the son of one of my favorite heroes. The Holocaust Memorial Center in metro Detroit hosted Nick Winton, who gave a most inspiring presentation on the life of his father, Sir Nicholas Winton .Sir Nicholas, who prefers to ... [Published Mackinac Center for Public Policy - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Son to speak about man who saved Jewish children

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (AP) - The son of a British man who organized mass evacuations of children to save them from Nazi concentration camps will share his father's story at Michigan's Holocaust Memorial Center. Nick Winton, son of Sir Nicholas ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Watch The Moment A Man Finds Out He's Surrounded By People He Saved From The Holocaust

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 ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 13 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

"it was the most emotional moment of my life" Nicholas Winton says about meeting people he'd saved from the Nazis decades earlier
"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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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]
This Morning from CBS News, Sept. 8, 2014 [Published CBS News - Sep 08 2014]
He saved them as children and meets them as adults [Published CBS News - Sep 08 2014]
Sunday Talk: We're not in Kansas anymore... or ... [Published Daily Kos - Sep 07 2014]
Saving the children [Published Latest 60 Minutes Headlines - CBS News - Sep 05 2014]
The Story of a True Hero Spreads [Published Mackinac Center for Public Policy - Aug 28 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]
Letters on "Saving the Children" [Published Latest 60 Minutes Headlines - CBS News - May 05 2014]
Saving the children [Published Latest 60 Minutes Headlines - CBS News - Apr 27 2014]
Saving the lives of 669 children [Published Latest 60 Minutes Headlines - CBS News - Apr 25 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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