"I have lived through many wars and have lost everything many times - including my husband, my mother and my beloved son. Yet life is beautiful, and I have so much to learn and enjoy." - Alice Herz Sommer, pianist and survivor of Theresienstadt.
Alice Herz-Sommer, also known as Alice Sommer, was a Prague-born Jewish pianist, music teacher, and supercentenarian (she made the transition into the Nonphysical when she was 110 years, 89 days, 23 February 2014) who survived Theresienstadt concentration camp.
Oldest-Known Holocaust Survivor Dies; Pianist Was 110