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Today’s Lady News: Anne Frank’s Protector, Miep Gies, Dead At 100

Miep Gies, who helped shelter Anne Frank‘s family, died yesterday at 100. After their Amsterdam hiding spot was busted by police, Gies, a secretary in the office where Frank’s family hid, rounded up Anne’s papers and locked them in a drawer. She claimed she never read Anne’s diary both because she did not want to…

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 12, 2010