Born: April 28, 1908
Died: October 9, 1974
Occupation: Businessman, industrialist
Biography: Oskar Schindler was an ethnic German industrialist born in Moravia, which was that time part of Austria-Hungary. He is credited with saving over 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust by employing them in his enamelware and ammunitions factories, which were located in what is now Poland and the Czech Republic respectively.