Josef was born in Augsburg in 1953. His parents were both political persecutees of the Nazi regime in prisons and concentration camps.
Miriam Friedmann was
born and raised in 1942 in the south of the USA as the child of former Jewish Augsburgers who had to flee in 1933.
was born and raised in Darmstadt in 1936, where he also experienced the war and post-war years. After attending school there
as well as in Opladen and Dillenburg, he wrote his Abitur in 1957.
Born 1949 in Kaufbeuren in Allgäu, Abitur 1969 at the grammar school in Marktoberdorf, afterwards studies of