- Category : 1901-births
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Penetration 1
German-Jewish writer and artist famous for his children's and young adult novels; he published under the pseudonym Manfred Michael.
Because of the Nazi regime in Germany, Henry Winterfeld, who was a Jew, moved to Austria in 1933 and from there emigrated to France in 1938. In October, 1939, he was arrested and interned in Nevers until he was able to emigrate to the United States before the Nazi troops invaded France began on 10 May 1940. In 1946, he became an American citizen.
Henry Winterfeld was married to Elsie Winterfeld. She worked as a toy designer and created a patented three-headed doll.
He died on 27 January 1990, aged 88, in Machias, Maine.