Lazaro Cardenas del Rio, 1895-1970, Mexican politician and general, from 1934-1940 President of the Republic of Mexico.
Aid organisation set up in 1934 to assist Catholic “non-Aryans”
1929-1997, German film director, first film in 1952, from 1957 onwards director at DEFA, made several popular feature films for cinema, among these Die Legende von Paul und Paula (1973), mainly worked in television following Reunification
Castro Leal, Antonio
1896-1981, Mexican lawyer, literary scholar and diplomat, 1928 - 1929 Rector of Universidad de México (UNAM).
1887-1985, French painter of Russian-Jewish origin, lived and worked, among others, in Paris, St. Petersburg, Berlin and New York, often used Bible and circus motifs, is categorised as an Expressionist
1889-1977, English actor and director, became world famous as a comedian.
Comité Democratico Alemania Libre en Colombia
founded in 1943, sub-organisation of the National Committee for a Free Germany in Latin America
1906-2012, Argentinian photographer, studied in Germany at the Bauhaus, was married to photographer Grete Stern, returned to Argentina in 1936
1858-1929, French dramatist and novelist, known for his satires of everyday life, the military and the civil service.
Lucius D. Clay
1897 – 1978, was a General in the US Army and, following the war, was deputy military governor until 1947 and then military governor until 1949 of the American occupied zone.