Miklós Nyiszli

Miklós Nyiszli
Born on June 17, 1901, in Szilágysomlyó, at that time part of the Austrian-Hungarian Monarchie, Nyiszli studied Medicine in Breslau, Germany, where he graduated in 1930 with a PhD in medicine. In June 1944, he was deported to Auschwitz, where he became active as an inmate physician under the supervision of Dr. Josef Mengele. After the war, he wrote a very influential book on his alleged experiences. He died on May 5, 1956 in Oradea, Romania.