"Unhappy is the land that needs a hero."
-- Bertolt Brecht
Sunday, October 23, 2011
Sarah Bernhardt (October 23, 1844)
Sarah Bernhardt's mother was Jewish. Probably. Bernhardt seems to have been brought up and lived her life as a Catholic. I'm not sure it's reasonable to count her as Jewish unless you have some unpleasant racial or racist theory in mind.