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1927 - February 1, 2010
Tel Aviv, Israel
The Associated Press
Ivan Vranetic, a Yugoslav partisan who saved Jews during the Holocaust and went on to head the organization that honors non-Jews who saved Jews from the Nazis, has died in Israel. He was 84.
Israel's Holocaust memorial Yad Vashem recognized Vranetic in 1970 as a "Righteous Among the Nations" for helping Jews find hiding places in Croatia during World War II.
Vranetic, who was nicknamed Ivica, later moved to Israel and married one...
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