John Stephen Hirsch, OC was an Hungarian-Canadian theater director. He was born in Siófok, Hungary to József and Ilona Hirsch, both of whom perished in the Holocaust along with his younger brother István. Hirsch survived after spending most of the Second World War years in Budapest, and came to Canada in 1947 through the War Orphans Project of the Canadian Jewish Congress. Wikipedia*
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John Hirsch has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1990 with an average of 32 views per program.