Nelly Sachs

Nelly-Sachs Poet

Nelly Sachs

Today marks the birthday of Nelly Sachs who was the famous German-Swedish poet, she has been recognized from her work in freedom of speech at that time. In 1891,

She was born in Schoneberg, Berlin, Germany and was named as Leonie Sachs. She was recognized from her work in poetry and her outspoken abilities on the Holocaust.

She had been honored with the world famous “Novel Prize for Literature” award, her famous poetry collections are In the Houses of Death (1946), Eclipse of Stars (1949), And No One Knows Where to Go (1957), Flight and Metamorphosis (1959) and Eli (1951). The subject of Google’s Doodle today is also in the remembrance of Nelly.