BORN c1883, Melitópol, Taurien - DIED 18 May 1922, Berlin|
REAL NAME Golperina-Ginzburg, Elena
GRAVE LOCATION Berlin: Parkfriedhof Lichterfelde, Thuner Platz 2-4 (Neuer Parkteil, Nr. 91)
Helene Ginzburg was born as the fifth child in a Jewish family.
She studied law at the École de Droit and finished her studies
with a promotion. Back in Ukraine her diploma's weren't recognized
and she wasn't admitted to the Chamber of Law. |
She married Arnold Halperin and worked as councillor for organisations for children, equal rights of women and rights for prisoners. From 1919 onwards she wanted to leave the Soviet-Union and in 1921 she emigrated to Berlin with her husband. There she died in 1922. Her writings were published in Russian under the name of Elena Abramovna Golperina-Ginzburg.