Dr. Yehuda Nir




Age: 84


Summary: Polish-born psychiatrist whose childhood was shaped by having to masquerade as a Catholic in German-occupied Poland to escape Nazi persecution in an ordeal that he turned into the well-received 1989 memoir The Lost Childhood, and that guided him in treating victims of trauma.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: March 31, 1930


Died: July 19, 2014


Location: New York City, New York