Irena Sendler — Polish Activist born on February 15, 1910, died on May 12, 2008

Irena Sendler, also referred to as Irena Sendlerowa in Poland, nom de guerre "Jolanta", was a Polish nurse and social worker who served in the Polish Underground in German-occupied Warsaw during World War II, and was head of the children's section of Żegota, the Polish Council to Aid Jews, which was active from 1942 to 1945... (wikipedia)

People can be only divided into good or bad; their race, religion, nationality don't matter.
Every child saved with my help and the help of all the wonderful secret messengers, who today are no longer living, is the justification of my existence on this earth, and not a title to glory.
The term 'hero' irritates me greatly.