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Emil Firth (1858 - 1922)

From Who's who in the Pacific Southwest: a compilation of authentic biographical sketches of citizens of Southern California and Arizona. Los Angeles: Times-Mirror Print. & Binding House, 1913, 406 pgs...

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Karel Steinbach, M.D. (1894 - 1990)

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Edith Vogl-Garrett (1904 - 1995)

Edith Vogl-Garrett, 90 Pianist and musicologist Article from: The Boston Globe Article date: October 8, 1995 Edith Vogl-Garrett of Brookline and Eastport, Maine, died Wednesday in Beth Israel Hospi...

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Simon Eisenschimmel (1856 - 1919)

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Phineas Block (1795 - 1871)

The following biographical information is from Zion in the Valley by Ehrlich. Phineas Block came to America in 1821. He located first in Cape Girardeau where he married his cousin Delia, daughter of ...

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James Norburn Block (1839 - c.1932)

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Michael Dammann Eisner (deceased)

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J. Lester Eisner, Jr. (1913 - 1987)

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J. Lester Eisner (1889 - 1955)

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Wilhelm Wymetal (1862 - 1937)

Wilhelm Wymetal Senior, also known as Baron von Wymetal, was born in Austria in 1862. From 1909 to 1921 (est.) he was a producer at the Vienna Opera, where he worked with opera luminaries like conduc...

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William Wymetal, Jr. MP (1890 - 1970)

William Wymetal, Jr. (1890-1970), b. Vienna, of Bohemian ancestry, attended the Vienna Conservatory of Music and Dramatic Art and joined his father at the Vienna Opera. In the late1920s he came to Amer...

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Fritz Frederick Zweig (1893 - 1984)

The Third Season of Los Angeles Opera Theater is being performed in honor of a man whose life and art have been an inspiration to so many of us in Los Angeles over the years. Fritz Zweig's dedication...

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Jacob Lingard Lorie (1873 - 1963)

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Ing. Norbert Rie (1897 - 1982)

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Dr. Marianne Kris (1900 - 1980)

Note: Marianne studied medicine and graduated in 1925. She participated in Anna Freud s child analysis seminar and published in the Journal for Psychoanalytical Pedagogy her essay "The Use of a Fairy...

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Vicki Baum MP (1888 - 1960)

Vicki Baum was a famous novelist who wrote many books throughout the 1930's to 1950's. Her most famous was Grand Hotel, which was made into a movie that won the 1932 Oscar for best movie. It starred Jo...

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Walter Bunzl (1913 - 1988)

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Paul Rezek (1898 - 1953)

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Dr. Hans Karl Tietze (1880 - 1954)

"Vienna School"-trained historian of Venetian art; author of a major "principles of art history" monograph and developer of Baroque Museum, Vienna. Tietze was the son of a Czech lawyer, Siegfried Tietz...

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Eva-Maria Kollisch (c.1926 - d.)

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Walter Sobotka (1888 - 1972)

Walter S. Sobotka was born on July 1, 1888 in Vienna. He was the son of Dr. Ignaz and Hedwig Sobotka. Sobotka attended the Franz-Josef-Gymnasium in Vienna, graduating in 1907. He then enrolled at the...

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<private> Schiller (Popper) (1893 - 1980)

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Dr. Walter Schiller (1887 - 1960)

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Edward Taussig (1836 - 1910)

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Jennie Maas (1882 - 1944)

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William Taussig (1826 - 1913)

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Margarethe Kollisch (1893 - 1979)

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Karl F. Herzfeld MP (1892 - 1978)

Austrian born and educated American scientist who contributed significantly to knowledge of physics and physical chemistry in particular if the field of ultrasonics, the behaviour of liquids and gasses...

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Fritzi (Friederike) Massary (1882 - 1969)

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Lilia Skala (1896 - 1994)

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Peter Zinner MP (1919 - 2007)

Peter Zinner (July 24, 1919 – November 13, 2007) was an Austrian-born American filmmaker who worked as a film editor, sound editor, and producer. Following nearly fifteen years of uncredited w...

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Dr. Ernst Toch (1887 - 1964)

Ernst Toch (German pronunciation: [ˈtox]; 7 December, 1887, Leopoldstadt, Vienna 2 — 1 October, 1964, Santa Monica) was a composer of classical music and film scores. Contents [show] ...

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Erika Tietze (1883 - 1958)

Erica Tietze-Conrat (* 20. Juni 1883 in Wien; † 12. Dezember 1958 in New York) war eine österreichische Kunsthistorikerin. Erica Conrat stammte aus einer großbürgerlichen ...

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Dr. Ernst Walter Kris (1900 - 1957)

Ernst Kris (April 26, 1900 - February 27, 1957) was an Austrian psychoanalyst and art historian. Kris was the son of Leopold Kris , a lawyer, and Rosa Schick . Born in Vienna, Austria in 1900, di...

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Fred Astaire MP (1899 - 1987)

Fred Astaire was an American film and Broadway stage dancer, choreographer, singer and actor. His stage and subsequent film career spanned a total of 76 years, during which he made 31 musical films. He...

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Rudolf Serkin MP (1903 - 1991)

Rudolf Serkin (March 28, 1903 – May 8, 1991) was a Bohemian-born pianist. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest Beethoven interpreters of the twentieth century. Life and early career ...

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Caspar Weinberger, U.S. Secretary of Defense and Health, Education, and Welfare (1917 - 2006)

Caspar Willard "Cap" Weinberger (August 18, 1917 – March 28, 2006), was an American politician and businessman. He served in a variety of prominent state and federal positions for three decade...

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Leo Wise (1850 - 1933)

Publisher, Leo Wise and Company. Publisher and editor of the American Israelite.

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Edward M. Heller (deceased)

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Henry (Heinz) Otto Leichter (1924 - 2010)

Henry O. Leichter (1924 – 2010) Nachruf Henry O. Leichter ist am 20. Dezember in New York im Alter von 86 Jahren nach einer langen Krankheit verstorben. Er war ein Sohn von Käth...

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Isador Eisenstadt (1842 - 1916)

Isador Eisenstadt arrived in the United States as a teenager, and fought for the Union, patrolling the Ohio River in southeastern Ohio. After the war was over, he moved to Chicago, where he and many me...

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Anna Solomon (1847 - 1903)

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Herbert Graf (1903 - 1973)

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George Gibian (1924 - 2000)

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Washington Flexner (1869 - 1942)

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Arthur D. Brandeis (1862 - 1916)

A. D. BRANDEIS DIES; ILL ONLY A WEEK New York Times Sunday 11 June 1916 Former Vice President of Stern Brothers Suffered Attack of Appendicitis --- MADE FORTUNE IN WEST --- Built Largest Departme...

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E John Brandeis (1895 - 1974)

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Louis Heilprin Pollak MP (1922 - 2012)

Louis Heilprin Pollak (December 7, 1922, New York, New York – May 8, 2012, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) was a district judge on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pe...

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Seligman Kakeles (c.1820 - 1903)

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John (Hans) Prentice (1907 - 1987)

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Josephine Wachtel (1823 - 1882)

Born in Malinec, Bohemia as stated on the tombstone.

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Fredricka Wachtel (1831 - 1895)

Gravestone states she was born in Schwiau aka Svihov.

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Hannah Bloch (1816 - 1906)

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Herman Bloch (1816 - 1890)

Herman was a St. Louis Missouri Jewish leader. In 1849 Ludwig Schwartzkopf, along with Daniel Block, Solomon Steindler, John Fleishman, Moses Epstein, Hyman Epstein, M. Sternbach, Herman Block, Jacob...

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Jacob Wachtel (1815 - 1888)

In 1849 Ludwig Schwartzkopf, along with Daniel Block, Solomon Steindler, John Fleishman, Moses Epstein, Hyman Epstein, M. Sternbach, Herman Block, Jacob Wachtel, Adolph Wachtel, Joseph Katz, Nathan Asc...

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Adolph Wachtel (1819 - 1900)

" In 1849 Ludwig Schwartzkopf, along with Daniel Block, Solomon Steindler, John Fleishman, Moses Epstein, Hyman Epstein, M. Sternbach, Herman Block, Jacob Wachtel, Adolph Wachtel, Joseph Katz, Nathan A...

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Seligman Taussig (1798 - 1881)

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Lambert Furth (c.1812 - 1883)

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Lambert Furth, Jr. (b. - 1933)

Find a Grave has a photo of a stone with his name on it, located in a large collection of Furth family graves near a large marker with FURTH on it. Also nearby are stones with Lambert Furth Sr, Sophie ...

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Fanny Furth (c.1839 - d.)

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Sophia Block (1833 - 1912)

Update with data from Ancestry researcher G. Rosenberg indicating Heinrich Block was married to a Sophie Furth, born in Bohemia in October 1833. She died as a widow on December 14, 1912 and is buried i...

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Abraham Block (1838 - 1899)

Arrived at New Orleans on May 29, 1848 from Bremen. Last residence Bohemia. Arrived on the ship Louisiana with his mother Sarie Wedelles Block and his sister Ferronica Wedelles Block and his brother Ja...

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Jacob Block (1834 - 1897)

Jakob Block (1834 Svihov Bohemia-1897 St. Louis Missouri) Jacob was the son of Daniel Block and Sara Wedeles. Jacob was born on June 25, 1834 in House Number VX in Svihov, Bohemia. His mother was not...

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Heinrich Block (1832 - 1881)

Heinrich (Henry) Block (1832-Bohemia -1881-St. Louis) Heinrich Block was the son of Daniel Block and Sarah Wedeles. He was born as Herz or Heart, in Svihov, Bohemia on August 7, 1832 in house Number ...

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Veronika Dora Berwin (1837 - 1913)

Dora was called Ferronica when she arrived in New Orleans harbor on May 29, 1848 on the ship Louisiana. She came with her mother Sarie Wedelles, her brothers Jacob and Abraham. She was 12 years old. Do...

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L Ludwig Schwarzkopf (1825 - 1863)

Louis Schwarzkopf was one of the founding members of a synagogue in St. Louis Missouri. His name is frequently mentioned in the book Zion in the Valley by Walter Ehrlich. His father in law Daniel Block...

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Solomon Steindler (1818 - 1883)

Solomon Steindler is most likely the person who, along with many other businessmen in St. Louis Missouri, founded B'nai B'brith congregation in 1849. Solomon Steindler, Ludwig Schwartkopf, Isido Bush. ...

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Marvin Moshe Hamlisch MP (1944 - 2012)

Marvin Frederick Hamlisch (born June 2, 1944) is an American composer. He is one of only thirteen people to have been awarded Emmys, Grammys, Oscars, and a Tony (those four together are known as an EGO...

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Max Hamlisch (1907 - 1977)

Birth record 2130: Name: Max Hamlisch Arrival Date: 23 Nov 1938 Birth Year: abt 1907 Birth Location : Vienna, Austria Age: 31 Gender: Male Ethnicity/Race- /Nationality: German;Hebrew (Germ...

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Hans Peter Kraus (1907 - 1988)

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Martin Karplus, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2013 MP

Martin Karplus received the 2013 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, together with Michael Levitt and Arieh Warshel for "the development of multiscale models for complex chemical systems". Biophysics and Bio...

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Maria Victoria Altmann MP (1916 - 2011)

Maria Altmann (February 18, 1916 – February 7, 2011) was a Jewish refugee from Nazi Austria, noted for her ultimately successful legal campaign to reclaim five family-owned paintings by the ar...

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Karl (Charles) David Bloch-Bauer (1901 - 1968)

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Leopold Lionel Garrick Bentley (1905 - 1986)

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Anton Kuh (1890 - 1941)

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Fred Fehl (deceased)

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J. Herbert Furth (1899 - 1995)

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Ernestine von Fürth (1877 - 1946)

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Martha Hahn Joseph (1917 - 2006)

MARTHA J. JOSEPH, Cultural Leader, 1917–2006 1967 SPECIAL CITATION FOR DISTINGUISHED SERVICE TO THE ARTS Martha J. Joseph was a leader of the Greater Cleveland cultural community for more th...

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Maria M. Neustadtl (1803 - 1896)

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Simon Klaber (1824 - d.)

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Maurice Weidenthal (1853 - 1917)

A vigorous controversy developed over the plan of numbering streets instead of naming them. Leading stores of the city protested against the idea, claiming it would be confusing and costly. The new pla...

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Louis Kositchek (1887 - d.)

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Joseph Weil (1777 - 1863)

Michigan was declared a state in 1837. Ann Arbor was the first Michigan community where a colony of Jews settled in the 1840s, during the German-Jewish immigration. The five Weil brothers and their par...

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Dr. Otto Leichter (1897 - 1973)

Author and journalist [ ] Otto Leichter studierte Rechtswissenschaften an der Universität Wien und war Mitbegründer des Verbandes der sozialdemokratischen Studenten und Akademiker (se...

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Alfred S Brandeis (1854 - 1928)

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Eric Samuel Tachau (1924 - 2002)

A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Eric S. Tachau. With deepest respect and admiration, we pay homage and tribute to Eric S. Tachau, and we pause in silent reverence f...

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Jean Tachau (1894 - 1978)

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Jerome David Kern MP (1885 - 1945)

Jerome David Kern was an American composer of popular music. He wrote around 700 songs, including such classics as "Ol' Man River", "Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man", "A Fine Romance", "Smoke Gets in Your ...

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Ernst Papanek (1900 - 1973)

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Raya Czerner Schapiro (1934 - 2007)

CROSS REFERENCE TO AN AFFILIATED GENI PROFILE: Geni - Ruth Pick (Holub), Dr. (1913-2003)- Chicago

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Ralph James M. Bullowa (1881 - d.)

ralph james m. bullowa Male 1881 - Suggest Personal Information | Notes | All | PDF Born 26 Jun 1881 nyc Gender Male Person ID I26604 My Genealogy Last Modified 13 Feb 2009 Father ...

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Max Benjamin May (1866 - 1929)

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Eberhard Paul Deutsch (1897 - 1980)

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James Newman (1921 - 1996)

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Anne Antoinett Fried (1903 - 1998)

Source: Anne Fried (1903-1998) Austrian-born writer, who immigrated to the United States on the outbreak of World War II. After a long career in education and social work, Anne Fried moved to Finla...

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Risto Christopher Fried (1930 - 2004)

Risto Fried: FREUD ON THE ACROPOLIS - a detective story, 2003, 656 s. 656 pages; includes appendix: Sigmund Freud: A disturbance of memory on the Acropolis. An open letter to Romain Rolland on the oc...

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Louis Barkhouse Flexner, M.D. (1902 - 1996)

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Jacob Aaron Flexner (1857 - 1934)

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Barnard Flexner (1865 - 1945)

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