Irene Gut Opdyke bio

Birth Name: Irene Gut Opdyke

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: Poland

Date Of Birth: May 5, 1918

Date Of Death: May 17, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Irene Gut Opdyke was born on the 5th of May, 1918. She was known for being a War Hero. Polish war hero who was a nurse that aided Jews persecuted by the Nazis during World War II. She saved twelve Jews during her service.

Irene Gut Opdyke was born in Poland. She was hired during the German occupation to work in the kitchen of a hotel and would take food to the local ghetto to help the hungry. She published an autobiography entitled In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer in 1999.

Irene Gut Opdyke was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Irene Gut Opdyke was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Irene Gut Opdyke 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".


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

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Personal Life

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

Irene Gut Opdyke was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Irene Gut Opdyke
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Irene Gut Opdyke was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Irene Gut Opdyke was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Irene Gut Opdyke had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Irene Gut Opdyke’s birth sign is Taurus and she had a ruling planet of Venus.

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