Anne Frank (Annelies Marie Frank) was born on June 12th, 1929 in Frankfurt, Germany. She was the second daughter of Otto Frank (1889-1980) and Edith Frank Hollander (1900-1945). Margot was born on February 16th, 1926. In Frankfurt, Germany they were a normal German-Jewish family who was upper class. Otto Frank had served in the German army in World War One and was now a business man. For the first few years of Anne's life she lived in a house with her family until Hitler came to power. Then in 1933 they move to Amsterdam.