Stepsister of Anne Frank to speak at Chapman
At 89, Eva Schloss is best known as the stepsister of Anne Frank, one of the most famous victims of the Holocaust whose diaries were published years after her death.
Eva Geiringer was born in Austria. Her family emigrated to Belgium after Germany annexed Austria in 1938 and eventually moved to the Netherlands where she lived in the same apartment block as the Franks. The girls were just a month apart in age and were playmates from ages 11 to 13.
Both went into hiding from the Nazis, ...