Corrie ten Boom

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Cornelia Johanna Arnolda ten Boom (or just Corrie ten Boom) (April 15, 1892 – April 15, 1983) was a Dutch Christian Holocaust survivor. She helped many Jews escape the Nazis during World War II. Ten Boom co-wrote her autobiography, The Hiding Place. It was later made into a movie of the same name. In December 1967, Ten Boom was given the award of Righteous Among the Nations by the State of Israel.