Comedian Ruby Wax’s Austrian-Jewish parents fled from Europe to America in 1938 because of the Nazi threat. She has since moved to the UK, joking “I’m a misplaced American, but don’t know where I was misplaced.” She completed a master’s degree in mindfulness at Oxford University and openly discusses and writes about her struggles with clinical depression.
Who Do You Think You Are? returns on Thursday 6th July at 9pm on BBC1.
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