Category:Sophie Scholl

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Deutsch: Sophia Magdalena Scholl (* 9. Mai 1921 in Forchtenberg; † 22. Februar 1943 in München-Stadelheim), kurz: Sophie Scholl, war eine deutsche Widerstandskämpferin in der Zeit des Nationalsozialismus. Sie wurde wegen ihres Engagements in der Widerstandsgruppe „Weiße Rose“ hingerichtet.
English: Sophia Magdalena Scholl (9 May, 1921 - 22 February, 1943) was a prominent member of the The White Rose non-violent resistance movement in Nazi Germany. She was convicted of treason after having been found distributing anti-war leaflets at the University of Munich with her brother Hans Scholl. As a result, they were both executed by guillotine. Since the 1970s, Scholl has been celebrated as one of the great German heroes who actively opposed the Third Reich during the Second World War.
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