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Carlos-Sampaio-Garrido-

Minister Plenipotentiary at the Portuguese Legation in Budapest, was honored as Righteous Among the Nations February 2, 2010 for his direct efforts to save Jewish lives in Budapest. Garrido sheltered dozens of Jews in his Residence and he attempted to fight off the Hungarian secret police when they broke into his home. Defeated, and the Jews arrested, Garrido hounded the Hungarian government and his own until his Jewish guests were released.