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Michael Cahn MP (1849 - 1920)

Died aged 70 on 10 Tevet 5680 = 1 January 1920 Was the inventor of the Metzitza tube for the use of hygienically sucking up the blood at the ritual of Brit Milah (circumcision) which was designed in ...

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Leó Szilárd MP (1898 - 1964)

Leó Szilárd was a Hungarian-American physicist and inventor who conceived the nuclear chain reaction...

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Nicolas Herzmark (1884 - 1964)

La liste des brevets de Nicolas disponible sur le web:

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Ruben "Rube" Kulakofsky Invented the Reuben Sandwich MP (1873 - 1960)

Find a Grave Birth: Dec. 25, 1873 Death: Mar. 9, 1960 Invented the Reuben Sandwich while working as a chef at Omaha's Blackstone Hotel. Burial: Fisher Farm Cemetery Bellevue Sarpy County Ne...

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Waldemar Mordecai Wolff Haffkine MP (1860 - 1930)

Waldemar Mordecai Wolff Haffkine , CIE (Russian: Мордехай-Вольф ХавкиC...

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Arthur Israel Korn MP (1870 - c.1945)

Arthur Korn (May 20, 1870, Breslau, Germany – December 21/December 22, 1945, Jersey City, New Jersey) was a German-born physicist, mathematician and inventor. He was involved in the development ...

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Mary the Jewess MP (deceased)

Maria the Jewess (or Maria Prophetissima, Maria Prophetissa, Mary Prophetissa, Miriam the Prophetess) is estimated to have lived anywhere between the first and third centuries CE. She is attributed wit...

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Aaron Klug, Sir, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1982 MP

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK

Aaron Klug . Born: 11 August 1926, Zelvas, Lithuania. South African educated British chemist & biophysicist. Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1982, "for his development of crystallographic electron microscopy...

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Stanford R. Ovshinsky (1922 - 2012)

Stanford Robert Ovshinsky (November 24, 1922 – October 17, 2012) was a prolific American inventor and scientist who had been granted well over 400 patents over fifty years, mostly in the areas o...

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Fritz Jakob Haber, Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1918 MP (1868 - 1934)

Fritz Haber Born 9 December 1868, Wrocław, Germany. Died 29 January 1934 (aged 65), Basel, Switzerland. Nationality: German. Fields: Physical chemistry. Institutions: Swiss Federal Institute o...

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Ricardo Wolf MP (1887 - 1981)

Ricardo Wolf (1887–1981) was a Jewish-German-Cuban-Israeli inventor, diplomat, philanthropist and former Cuban ambassador to Israel. He was the founder of the Wolf Foundation. Early years Ri...

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Carl Djerassi MP

Carl Djerassi (born October 29, 1923 in Vienna, Austria), is an Austrian-American chemist, novelist, and playwright best known for his contribution to the development of the first oral contraceptive ...

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Richard Martin Willstätter, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1915 MP (1872 - 1942)

Richard Martin Willstätter (13 August 1872 – 3 August 1942) was a German organic chemist whose study of the structure of plant pigments, chlorophyll included, won him the 1915 Nobel Prize...

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Hedy Lamarr MP (1914 - 2000)

Hedy Lamarr (November 9, 1914 – January 19, 2000) was an Austrian-born American actress of Jewish descent. Though known primarily for her film career as a major contract star of MGM's "Golden Ag...

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Lev Landau, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1962 MP (1908 - 1968)

Lev Davidovich Landau (Russian language: Ле́в Дави́дович Ланда0...

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Paul Ehrlich, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1908 MP (1854 - 1915)

Paul Ehrlich פאול ארליך Paul Ehrlich (14 March 1854 – 20 August 1915) was a German Jewish scientist in the fields of hematology, ...

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Chaim Weizmann First president of Israel MP (1874 - 1952)

Chaim Azriel Weizmann, Hebrew: חיים עזריאל ויצמן‎, (27 November 1874 – 9 November ...

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Ludwik Lejzer Zamenhof MP (1859 - 1917)

Ludwig Lazarus Zamenhof (born Leyzer Leyvi Zamengov December 15, 1859 – April 14, 1917) is the creator of Esperanto, the most successful constructed language designed for international communica...

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Albert Abraham Einstein, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1921 MP (1879 - 1955)

Albert Abraham Einstein (14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955; Hebrew: אלברט אברהם איינ&#...

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Abraham Ben Samuel Zacuto MP (1452 - 1515)

Official Zacuto Website Read The Book of Lineage , or Sefer Yohassin, his Opus Magnum. Abraham Zacuto (Hebrew: אברהם זכות, Portuguese:...

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Edward Teller MP (1908 - 2003)

Edward Teller (Hungarian: Teller Ede; January 15, 1908 – September 9, 2003) was a Hungarian-American theoretical physicist, known colloquially as "the father of the hydrogen bomb", even though h...

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Robert G. Adler MP (1913 - 2007)

l'inventeur de la télécommande !-------------------- Wikipedia : Robert Adler ..After emigrating to the United States, he began working at Zenith Electronics in the research division in...

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Peter Carl Goldmark MP (1906 - 1977)

Peter Carl Goldmark (Hungarian: Goldmark Péter Károly) (December 2, 1906 – December 7, 1977) was a German-Hungarian engineer who, during his time with Columbia Records, was instrum...

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Edwin Herbert Land, Dr. MP (1909 - 1991)

American scientist and inventor, best known as the co-founder of the Polaroid Corporation. Among other things, he invented inexpensive filters for polarizing light, a practical system of in-camera inst...

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Gordon Gould MP (1920 - 2005)

Gordon Gould (July 17, 1920 – September 16, 2005) was an American physicist who is widely, but not universally, credited with the invention of the laser. Gould is best known for his thirty-yea...

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Löb Levi Strauss MP (1829 - 1902)

Levi Strauss (born Löb Strauß; February 26, 1829 – September 26,1902) was a German-Jewish immigrant to the United States who founded the first company to manufacture blue jeans. Hi...

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J. Robert Oppenheimer ("father of the atomic bomb") MP (1904 - 1967)

note ^ The meaning of the 'J' in J. Robert Oppenheimer has been a source of confusion. Historians Alice Kimball Smith and Charles Weiner sum up the general historical opinion in their volume Robert O...

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