The youngest Jew to be saved by Oskar Schindler has died at the age of 83.
In the 70 years since Leon Leyson was given a second chance by the heroic German businessman, he emigrated to America, served in the US army and carved out a career in teaching. Mr Leyson was married for 46 years and is survived by six grandchildren.
Acclaimed Polish film-maker Agnieszka Holland’s harsh, uncompromising drama may have the same theme as Schindler’s List — a true-life story of a gentile who saved Jews
— but it is both more compelling and less sentiment-al than Spielberg’s blockbuster.
The actress, who is not Jewish, tied the knot with art consultant Will Kopelman in California last week. The ceremony was officiated by the groom's family rabbi and took place under a custom-made chuppah.