Liane Berkowitz was born in Germany by Russian parents. She
joined the german resistance group - and soviet spy ring - "Rote
Kapelle". When the German authorities stroke against the group,
she was condemned to death. Liane was pregnant at the time of her
arrest, and gave birth to her daughter on March 12, 1943.
In the evening of August 5, 1943 at 7.45 p.m. Liane went to the
guillotine inside the prison of Plötzensee, Berlin. She was the last to
be guillotined that evening. Liane was only 19 years old, she died
two days before her 20'th birthday!