Mohammed Helmy Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Mohammed Helmy (Dr. Mod Helmy)

Last Updated: 09 May, 2024 | Views: 195

Age: 80

Profession: Doctor

Other Profession(s): Physician

Famous For: Saving lives of Jews during World War II

Higher Education: Graduated

Mohammed Helmy Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
25 Jul, 1901 (80 Years 05 Months 16 Days)

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Died on
10 Jan, 1982

Cause of Death
Still Unknown

Mohammed Helmy Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Dr. Mod Helmy was born on July 25, 1901, & died on January 10, 1982. His work during the Holocaust saved several Jews from Nazi persecution in Berlin. Yad Vashem recognizes him as a Righteous Among the Nations, the first Arab to receive such an honor.
Dr. Mod Helmy Career:
• Dr. Mod Helmy earned his medical degree at the University of Berlin in the early 1920s. His medical degree led him to practice in Germany.

• Dr. Helmy faced discrimination and threats due to his Egyptian heritage during the 1930s when the Nazi regime rose to power and enacted anti-Semitic laws. The doctor continued to provide medical care to a variety of patients despite these challenges.

• Dr. Mod Helmy was summoned to the Prinz Albrecht Hotel, the notorious headquarters of the SS in Berlin, in 1943. Amin al-Husseini, the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem, was cared for by a medical team.
Dr. Mod Helmy Tribute
• The Berlin archives revealed letters written by Anna Boros and her relatives shortly after the war on behalf of Helmy and Szturmann to the Berlin Senate, which were submitted to the Righteous Among the Nations department at Yad Vashem.
Dr. Mod Helmy Literature
• Steinke, Ronen: Anna and Dr Helmy: How an Arab doctor saved a Jewish girl in Hitler's Berlin. Oxford University Press, 2021.
Dr. Mod Helmy Personal Life
• Dr. Mod Helmy married Annie Ernst and lived most of his life in Berlin. He died in 1982. In 1962, Szturmann passed away.
Dr. Mod Helmy Awards
• The award was given to Dr. Mod Helmy for being the first Arab to be honored as one of the Righteous Among the Nations.
Dr. Mod Helmy Unknown facts:
• Dr. Helmy's commitment to his patients transcended race and religion. The doctor treated patients from various backgrounds, emphasizing the importance of compassion and empathy in medicine and the equal right to health care.

• Dr. Mod Helmy kept his courageous acts during the Holocaust hidden throughout his life. His family was unaware of the experiences he had during this time. Therefore, his heroic actions were unknown until testimonies and evidence were uncovered after his death.

Mohammed Helmy Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 170 cm
In Meters 1.70 m
In feet & Inches 5'7"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 65 Kg
In Pounds 143 lbs

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Mohammed Helmy Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

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Mother's Name

Annie Ernst





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