from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Sachs, Hans 1494-1576. German writer and Meistersinger noted for his many dramas, poems, and songs. His life inspired Wagner's opera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (1868).
- Sachs, Nelly 1891-1970. German writer whose work is based on the suffering of the Jewish people during World War II. She shared the 1966 Nobel Prize for literature.
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