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April 16, 2013 at 6:09 AM

Justin Bieber hits the right note at the Anne Frank House

Anne Frank House, Amsterdam (Photo by Alan Solomon / Chicago Tribune / MCT)

Anne Frank House, Amsterdam
(Alan Solomon/ Chicago Tribune/MCT)

The Anne Frank House museum in Amsterdam endures as a symbol of lives and opportunities lost in the Nazi Holocaust. Frank’s poignant diary connects across generations.

That point was made once again when Canadian pop star Justin Bieber visited what is now a compelling shrine to ordinary lives caught up in unspeakable horrors. The moment was not lost on the 19-year-old, who wrote in a guestbook: “Truly inspiring to be able to come here. Anne was a great girl. Hopefully she would have been a belieber.”

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