First, Danielle Casanova was born on 9 January 1909 in Ajaccio and died on 9 May 1943 in deportation to Auschwitz. Danielle Casanova was born Vincentella Perini, in a family of five children. His father is a communist sympathizer. One of his three sisters is Emma Choury, wife of Maurice Choury, one of the leaders of the National Front in Corsica.
Danielle Casanova is a French communist and resistance activist. In addition, as a feminist and communist activist, dental surgeon, she is one of the symbols of the Corsican homeland and resistance. In addition, she was responsible for the communist youth and even founded the Union des jeunes filles de France.
Finally, Danielle’s political struggle seems to have begun at an early age. The granddaughter of a justice of the peace and a peasant woman who was said to speak only Corsican, she was raised in the pure republican tradition. Indeed, she has always been very attached to this tradition.