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Oskar Schindler
Born (1908-04-28)28 April 1908
Zwittau, Moravia, Austria-Hungary (now Svitavy, Czech Republic)
Died 9 October 1974(1974-10-09) (aged 66)
Hildesheim, West Germany
Resting place Mount Zion Catholic Cemetery
Jerusalem, Israel
31°46′13″N 35°13′50″E / 31.770164°N 35.230423°E / 31.770164; 35.230423
Occupation Industrialist
Political party

Sudeten German Party (SdP) (1935–1939)
National Socialist German Workers Party (NSDAP) (1939–1945)

Spouse(s) Emilie Schindler (m. 1928)
Children Emily Schlegel, Oskar Jr. Schlegel
Parent(s)

Hans Schindler
Franziska Luser

Website www.oskarschindler.com

We must differentiate between guilt and duty. The soldier on the front, like the common man, who does his duty everywhere, should not be held responsible for the actions of a few who also called themselves Germans.
Oskar Schindler
I was now resolved to do everything in my power to defeat the system.
If you saw a dog going to be crushed under a car, wouldn't you help him?
Oskar Schindler
The Schindler Jews were off-limits in Brunnlitz.
I thank my personal staff for their restless sacrifice for my work.
Beyond this day, no thinking person could fail to see what would happen.