Hannah Szenes

Hannah Szenes bio

Birth Name: Beit Hannah Szenes

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: Hungary

Date Of Birth: July 17, 1921

Date Of Death: November 7, 1944

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Hungarian

Hannah Szenes was born on the 17th of July, 1921. She was famous for being a War Hero. World War II hero who helped the British Army rescue fellow Hungarian Jews who were en route to the Auschwitz concentration camp. She was subsequently arrested and executed.

Hannah Szenes was born in Hungary. She moved from her native Hungary to the British Mandate of Palestine, where she became a paratrooper in the British Women’s Auxiliary Air Force. She was played by Maruschka Detmers in Hanna’s War, a 1988 film based on her life story.

Hannah Szenes was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Hannah Szenes was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Beit Hannah Szenes is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Hannah’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Hannah Szenes’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Hannah Szenes’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Hannah Szenes kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Hannah Szenes was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Beit Hannah Szenes
NICKNAME: Hannah Senesh, Chana Senesh, Szenes Anikó
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Hannah Szenes was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Hannah Szenes was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Hannah Szenes had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Hannah Szenes’s birth sign is Cancer and she had a ruling planet of Moon.

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