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Ethel Rosenberg (1915–1953)

Ethel Greenglass Rosenberg was born in New York City to Barnet and Tessie Greenglass. The family was very poor and lived in a shabby, unheated tenement. Ethel, the only daughter, attended Hebrew schools and Seward Park High School, graduating at age 15. She became a clerk for a shipping company, but was terminated for organizing a women workers' ... See full bio »

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 2019 Where's My Roy Cohn? (Documentary)
 2015 Trumbo
Self (uncredited)
 2008 The Jewish Americans (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Home (2008) ... Self
 2007 Undercover History (TV Series documentary)
- J. Edgar Hoover (2007) ... Self
 2004 Heir to an Execution (Documentary)
 2002 Traitors Within (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 Strange Fruit (Documentary)
 2000 Modern Marvels (TV Series documentary)
- Death Devices (2000) ... Self
- Prisons (2000) ... Self
 1999 Sworn to Secrecy: Secrets of War (TV Series documentary)
Self - Atomic Spy
- The Hunt for Atomic Secrets (1999) ... Self - Atomic Spy (uncredited)
 1998 Cold War (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Spies (1998) ... Self (uncredited)
- Reds (1998) ... Self (uncredited)
 1997 The Fifties (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Self - Atomic Spy
- The Fear & the Dream (1997) ... Self - Atomic Spy
 1995 Nixon
Self - Handcuffed with Husband (uncredited)
 1992 American Justice (TV Series documentary)
- The Rosenbergs ... Self
 1982 The Atomic Cafe (Documentary)
 1976 The Front
Self (uncredited)
 1976 Hollywood on Trial (Documentary)
 1975 McCarthy: Death of a Witch Hunter (Documentary)
 1946 13 Rue Madeleine
Self (uncredited)

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We wish we might have had the tremendous joy and gratification of living our lives out with you. Your Daddy who is with me in the last momentous hours, sends his heart and all the love that is in it for his dearest boys. Always remember that we were innocent and could not wrong our conscience.


She and husband Julius Rosenberg were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Many believed their only crime was their affiliation with the Communist Party in America, but Nikita Khrushchev confirmed in his memoirs that the couple did, in fact, pass atomic secrets to the Soviets, for which they were executed.

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