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Daniel Joseph Jaffé (1809 - 1874)

6 מגילות יחש של משפחת יפה- צבי יפ...

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Eduard Arnhold (1849 - 1925)

German Jewish industrialist. Born in Dessau, he began his rise to become one of Germany's "coal kings" as a 15-year-old apprentice in Caesar Wollheim's company in Berlin; became company secretary by ag...

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Robert Georg Alexander von Mendelssohn (1857 - 1917)

Langjähriges Mitglied der »Gesellschaft der Freunde«, einem 1792 in Berlin gegründeten jüdischen Hilfsverein, der allerdings seit den 1880er Jahren vorwiegend als Clu...

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Friedrich (Fritz) Viktor von Friedländer-Fuld (1858 - 1917)

Langjähriges Mitglied der »Gesellschaft der Freunde«, einem 1792 in Berlin gegründeten jüdischen Hilfsverein, der allerdings seit den 1880er Jahren vorwiegend als Clu...

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Bernhard Dernburg (1865 - 1937)

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Kilian von Steiner MP (1833 - 1903)

See Wikipedia... About this sound Kilian von Steiner (9 October 1833 - 25 September 1903) was a German banker and industrialist. Life and careerEdit Born in Laupheim as the eighth child of Jewi...

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Dr. Otto Brahm (1856 - 1912)

Otto Brahm (born Otto Abrahamson on 5 February 1856 in Hamburg; died 28 November 1912 in Berlin) was a German drama and literary critic, theatre manager and director. deutscher Kunst- und Theaterkrit...

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Emil Ludwig (1881 - 1948)

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Erich Mendelsohn MP (1887 - 1953)

Erich Mendelsohn (21 March 1887 – 15 September 1953)[1] was a Jewish German architect, known for his expressionist architecture in the 1920s, as well as for developing a dynamic functionalism ...

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Richard Krautheimer, Ph.D. (1897 - 1994)

Art Historian cf.:

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Walter Benjamin MP (1892 - 1940)

Walter Bendix Schönflies Benjamin (15 July 1892—27 September 1940) was a German-Jewish Marxist literary critic, essayist, translator, and philosopher. He was at times associated with th...

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Chaile Kaula Karoline "Madame" Raphael von Kaulla MP (1739 - 1809)

Court Jewess in Hechingen, Stuttgart cf.: &:

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Glückel von Hameln MP (c.1646 - 1724)

Glückel of Hameln (also spelled Gluckel or Glikl of Hamelin; also known as Glikl bas Judah Leib) (1646 – September 19, 1724) was a Jewish businesswoman and diarist, whose account of life ...

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Ludwig Ritter von Gerngroß (1839 - 1916)

cf.: 1901 zum Ehrenbürger von Nürnberg ernannt

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Leopold Loewenherz (1847 - 1892)

Leopold Loewenherz (* 31. Juli 1847 in Czarnikau (Provinz Posen); † 30. Oktober 1892 in Charlottenburg, heute Ortsteil von Berlin) war ein deutscher Physiker. Er förderte die Entwicklung ...

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Sir Ernst Boris Chain, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1945 MP (1906 - 1979)

Sir Ernst Boris Chain , FRS (19 June 1906 – 12 August 1979) was a German-born British biochemist, and a 1945 co-recipient (with Sir Howard Florey and Sir Alexander Fleming) of the Nobel Prize fo...

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Moses I Mendelssohn / Heymann MP (1729 - 1786)

Moses Mendelssohn (Dessau, September 6, 1729 – January 4, 1786 in Berlin) was a German Jewish philosopher to whose ideas the renaissance of European Jews, Haskalah (the Jewish Enlightenment) is ...

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Ernst Bloch MP (1885 - 1977)

Sources: Bernhard Kukatzki about Ernst Bloch's ancestry (in German): Ernst Bloch (German: [ˈɛʁnst ˈblɔx], July 8, 1885 – August 4, 1977) was a Germ...

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Siegfried Bing (1838 - 1905)

Spanier Stammbaum- page 60 Siegfried Bing (26 February 1838 – 6 September 1905),was a German art dealer who lived in Paris as an adult, and who helped introduce Japanese art and artworks to th...

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Dr. Benjamin (Benno*) Jaffé (1840 - 1923)

Langjähriges Mitglied der »Gesellschaft der Freunde«, einem 1792 in Berlin gegründeten jüdischen Hilfsverein, der allerdings seit den 1880er Jahren vorwiegend als Clu...

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Marie-Louise (Maise) Jaffé (1904 - 1993)

divorced from Walter Idell in 1939 and emigrated from Berlin to New York the same year

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Eugene Leopold (Laib) Garbáty (1880 - 1966)

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Aniela Hedwig Katharina Jaffé (1903 - 1991)

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Hans Rudolf Fürstenberg (1890 - 1982)

Was in Paris during the WW2. But: during the time of his emigration from Germany, he lived also in Amsterdam, in Normandy, but the most of the time – together with his wife Genia – disg...

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Bruno Cassirer (1872 - 1941)

Bruno Cassirer Descendants of Moses Spanier page 181

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Otto Fritz Meyerhof, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1922 MP (1884 - 1951)

Otto Fritz Meyerhof (April 12, 1884 – October 6, 1951) was a German-born physician and biochemist. Biography Meyerhof was born in Hildesheim, the son of wealthy Jewish parents. Because Hilde...

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Otto Loewi, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1936 MP (1873 - 1961)

Biographical Summary Loewi, Otto . 03/06/1873-25/12/1961. Ref: 3275. Male. Place of Birth: Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany. Place of Death: New York, USA. Profession: Pharmacologist. Appointment...

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Konrad Emil Bloch, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1964 MP (1912 - 2000)

Konrad Emil Bloch (b. January 21, 1912 – October 15, 2000) was a German American biochemist. Bloch received Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology in 1964 (joint with Feodor Lynen) for discoverie...

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Otto Wallach, Nobel prize in Chemistry 1910 MP (1847 - 1931)

Otto Wallach (27 March 1847 - 26 February 1931) was a German chemist and recipient of the 1910 Nobel prize in Chemistry for his work on alicyclic compounds. Biography Wallach was born in Kön...

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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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Adolf von Baeyer MP (1835 - 1917)

Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Adolf von Baeyer (German pronunciation: [ˈbaɪɐ]; (October 31, 1835 - August 20, 1917) was a German chemist who synthesized indigo, and was the 1905 recipie...

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Gerson von Bleichröder MP (1822 - 1893)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Gerson von Bleichröder (December 22, 1822 – February 18, 1893) was a Jewish German banker. Bleichröder was born in Berlin. He was the elde...

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Felix Jakob Ludwig Mendelssohn-Bartholdy MP (1809 - 1847)

A Midsummer Night's Dream - Wedding March , The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave) - Overture , A Midsummer's Night Dream - Scherzo & Song - "You spotted snakes" , Itzhak Perlman Mendelssohn Violin Concert...

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Hermann Cohen MP (1842 - 1918)

Hermann Cohen (4 July 1842 – 4 April 1918) was a German-Jewish philosopher, one of the founders of the Marburg School of Neo-Kantianism, and he is often held to be "probably the most important J...

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Ernst Alfred Cassirer MP (1874 - 1945)

Ernst Cassirer Wikipedia - French Ernst Cassirer (July 28, 1874 – April 13, 1945) was a German philosopher. Trained within the Neo-Kantian Marburg School, he initially followed his mentor He...

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Walther Rathenau MP (1867 - 1922)

Walther Rathenau (September 29, 1867 – June 24, 1922) was a German industrialist, politician, writer, and statesman who served as Foreign Minister of Germany during the Weimar Republic. He was a...

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Otto Stern, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1943 MP (1888 - 1969)

Otto Stern (17 February 1888 – 17 August 1969) was a German physicist and Nobel laureate in physics in 1943, "for his contribution to the development of the molecular ray method and his discover...

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Kurt Mahler (1903 - 1988)

Kurt Mahler FRS (26 July 1903, Krefeld, Germany – 25 February 1988, Canberra, Australia) was a mathematician, spoke fluent Chinese and was an expert photographer. He was elected a member of the ...

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Heinrich Graetz MP (1817 - 1891)

Heinrich Graetz (October 31, 1817 - September 7, 1891) was amongst the first historians to write a comprehensive history of the Jewish people from a Jewish perspective. Born Tzvi Hirsh Graetz to a bu...

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Alfred Kerr MP (1867 - 1948)

Alfred Kerr (25 December 1867 – 12 October 1948), born Alfred Kempner, was an influential German-Jewish theatre critic and essayist, nicknamed the Kulturpapst ("Culture Pope"). Contents [hide]...

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Sir Ernest Joseph Cassel MP (1852 - 1921)

He was the son of Jewish parents and his father had a small money-lending business in Cologne. At fourteen he apprenticed himself to a bank, but less than two years later he left Germany for England an...

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Rosa Luxemburg MP (1871 - 1919)

Rosa Luxemburg (Rosalia Luxemburg, Polish: Róża Luksemburg; 5 March 1871, Zamość, Vistula Land, Russia – 15 January 1919, Berlin, Germany) was a Marxist theorist, phi...

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Giacomo Meyerbeer MP (1791 - 1864)

Robert le Diable - "Idole de ma vie" (Joan Sutherland) , Robert le Diable - Finale , Robert le Diable - "Robert, toi que j'aime" (June Anderson) , Gli amori di Teolinda, Aria - "Diceva un giorno"...

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Alfred Messel MP (1853 - 1909)

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Gustav Landauer (1870 - 1919)

Gustav Landauer (7 April 1870 in Karlsruhe, Baden – 2 May 1919 in Munich, Bavaria) was one of the leading theorists on anarchism in Germany in the end of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th c...

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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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Theodor Ludwig Adorno MP (1903 - 1969)

Konrad Reinfelder about T. W. Adorno's ancestry: Theodor W. Adorno (/əˈdɔːrnoʊ/;[1] German: [aˈdɔʀno]; born Theodor Ludwig Wiesengrund; Septe...

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Franz Wachsmann (Waxman) MP (1906 - 1967)

deutsch-amerikanischer Jazzpianist, Dirigent und Filmkomponist, der auch in der Emigration in hohem Maße erfolgreich war; Waxman erhielt für seine Filmmusiken 1951 und 1952 zweimal kurz h...

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Max Moritz Warburg MP (1867 - 1946)

Max Moritz Warburg (5 June 1867 – 26 December 1946) was a German banker and scion of the wealthy Warburg family of German bankers. Early life Max Warburg was one of seven children born to ...

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Aby Warburg MP (1866 - 1929)

"Abraham Moritz Warburg, known as Aby Warburg (June 13, 1866 – October 26, 1929), was a German art historian and cultural theorist who founded a private Library for Cultural Studies, the Kulturw...

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Leo Baeck MP (1873 - 1956)

Leo Baeck (23 May 1873 – 2 November 1956) was a 20th century German-Polish-Jewish Rabbi, scholar, and a leader of Progressive Judaism. He became a spiritual symbol in Theresienstadt, as leader...

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Leopold Zunz MP (1794 - 1886)

Hebrew name is: Yom Tov Lipmann Tzuntz Leopold Zunz (Hebrew/ Yiddish: יום טוב ליפמן צונץ&#...

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Dr. Max Dessoir (1867 - 1947)

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Max Jakob Friedländer (1867 - 1958)

Friedländer, Max J.[akob], gen. Mif (Berlin 5.7.1867 – 11.10.1958 Amsterdam), Prof. Dr. phil., deutscher Kunsthistoriker; nach einem Volontariat von 1896 bis 1933 an der Gemäldegal...

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Rudolf Mosse (1843 - 1920)

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Karl Joseph WOLFSKEHL (1869 - 1948)

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Carl Rudolf Fürstenberg (1850 - 1933)

Langjähriges Mitglied der »Gesellschaft der Freunde«, einem 1792 in Berlin gegründeten jüdischen Hilfsverein, der allerdings seit den 1880er Jahren vorwiegend als Clu...

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Kurt Julian Weill MP (1900 - 1950)

Kurt Julian Weill (March 2, 1900[1] – April 3, 1950[1]) was a German-Jewish composer, active from the 1920s, and in his later years in the United States. He was a leading composer for the stag...

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Ludwig Borne Boerne MP (1786 - 1837)

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Lion Jacob Arje Feuchtwanger MP (1884 - 1958)

Lion Feuchtwanger (7 July 1884 – 21 December 1958) was a German-Jewish novelist and playwright. A prominent figure in the literary world of Weimar Germany, he influenced contemporaries including...

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Erich Kurt Mühsam MP (1878 - 1934)

Erich Mühsam Erich Mühsam (6 April 1878 – 10 July 1934) was a German-Jewish antimilitarist anarchist essayist, poet and playwright. He emerged at the end of World War I as one ...

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Heinrich Chaim Heine MP (1797 - 1856)

Christian Johann Heinrich Heine (13 December 1797 – 17 February 1856) was born in Düsseldorf, Rhineland, into a Jewish family. He was called "Harry" as a child, but became "Heinrich" afte...

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Amschel Mayer Rothschild MP (1773 - 1855)

Amschel Mayer Rothschild (12 June 1773 – 6 December 1855) was a German Jewish banker of the Rothschild family financial dynasty. He was the second child and eldest son of Mayer Amschel Rothsch...

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Paul Cassirer (1871 - 1926)

Paul Cassirer (21 February 1871, in Görlitz – 7 January 1926, in Berlin) was a German art dealer and editor who played a significant role in the promotion of the work of artists of the Be...

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Alfred Flechtheim (1878 - 1937)

Until 1935 he was the owner of the well-known Art Gallery Flechtheim in Berlin.

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William Adolf "Carl" Sternheim (1878 - 1942)

Carl Sternheim Wikipedia - German Carl Sternheim Wikipedia - English

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Kurt Tucholsky (1890 - 1935)

cf.: Kurt Tucholsky (January 9, 1890 – December 21, 1935) was a German-Jewish journalist, satirist and writer. Tucholsky was one of the most important journalists of the Weimar Republic.

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Emil Moritz Rathenau MP (1838 - 1915)

Emil Rathenau Wikipedia Emil Moritz Rathenau (December 11, 1838 – June 20, 1915) was a German entrepreneur and industrialist, a leading figure in the early European electrical industry. Bi...

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Albert Ballin MP (1857 - 1918)

Albert Ballin von Johannes Gerhardt ________________________________________________ From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Albert Ballin (15 August 1857 – 9 November 1918) was a German...

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Rudolf Borchardt (1877 - 1945)

Rudolf Borchardt : Poet of Assimilation Rudolf Borchardt Wikipedia - German

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Maximilian (Felix Ernst) Harden MP (1861 - 1927)

Maximilian Harden Wikipedia

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Max Liebermann MP (1847 - 1935)

Max Lieberman German painter, etcher, lithographer and draughtsman Max Lieberman Langjähriges Mitglied der »Gesellschaft der Freunde«, einem 1792 in Berlin gegründeten...

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Arno Allan Penzias, Nobel Prize in Physics 1978 MP

San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA

Arno Penzias Website Biography Arno Allan Penzias (born 26 April 1933) is an American physicist and Nobel laureate in physics. Penzias was born in Munich, Germany, the son of Justine (né...

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Albert Abraham Michelson, Nobel Prize in Physics 1907 MP (1852 - 1931)

Albert Abraham Michelson (December 19, 1852 – May 9, 1931) was an American physicist known for his work on the measurement of the speed of light and especially for the Michelson-Morley experimen...

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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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James Franck, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1925 MP (1882 - 1964)

James Franck (26 August 1882 – 21 May 1964) was a German Jewish physicist and Nobel laureate. Biography Franck was born to Jacob Franck and Rebecca Nachum Drucker. Franck completed his Ph.D....

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Hans Albrecht Bethe, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1967 MP (1906 - 2005)

Hans Albrecht Bethe (July 2, 1906 – March 6, 2005) was a German-American nuclear physicist. The Nobel Prize in Physics 1967 was awarded to Hans Bethe "for his contributions to the theory of nucl...

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Ludwig Frankenthal (1885 - 1944)

Ludwig was born on 27 November 1885 in Schwanfeld, Bavaria, the first son of Josef Frankenthal and Clothilde (Mathilde) Veilchenblau. He entered the Medical Faculty of the Maximilian University, Munich...

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Prof. Dr. Ossip (Josef) Kurt Flechtheim (1909 - 1998)

Founder of the Science of Probabilty - Ossip K. Flechtheim cf.: .

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Max Jacob Born, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1954 MP (1882 - 1970)

Max Born received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1954 for his work on Quantum Mechanics. (Family name was originally Buttermilch but was changed in 1842 to Born) "The wide–ranging family...

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Anne Frank MP (1929 - 1945)

Anne Frank , Author, Holocaust Victim, named in Time Magazine's icons of the 20th century on their list The Most Important People of the Century. Anne Frank was born in 1929 in Frankfurt am Main in G...

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Karl Marx MP (1818 - 1883)

Karl Marx Documents on Geni Karl Heinrich Marx (Trier, May 5, 1818 - London, 14 March 1883) was a philosopher, historian, sociologist, economist, writer and thinker German Jewish socialist. Father th...

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Richard Courant MP (1888 - 1972)

Bio - Hilbert-Courant‬  , By Constance Reid - page 230 indicates cousinhood with Saint Edith Stein .

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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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