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Andrew Steven Grove MP (1936 - d.)

"András", "István"

Andrew Stephen ("Andy") Grove (born 2 September 1936), is a Hungarian-born American businessman, engineer, and author. He is a science pioneer in the semiconductor industry. He escaped from Communist...

9/2/2014 9/2/2015

Imre Glasner (1907 - 1942)

Fizikus. A budapesti tudományegyetemen 1929-ben kémia-fizika-matematika szakon tanári oklevelet szerzett. 1929-től 1942. áprilisáig, munkatáborba val&#x...

12/10/2014 1/20/2015

Rabbi Alexander Kohut MP (1842 - 1894)

Alexander (Chanoch Yehuda) Kohut (April 22, 1842, Kiskunfélegyháza, Hungary – May 25, 1894, New York City) was a rabbi and orientalist. He belonged to a family of rabbis, the most ...

2/6/2013 1/19/2015

Moses Deutsch, RaMBAD (1844 - 1931)

Moses Deutsch - RaMBAD (1844-1931) Chief Rabbi Moses (Moshe) Deutsch z'cl was born in Pozsony (Presburg, today Bratislava, Slovakia) in 1844- died at Salgótarján, 14. April, 1931. Son o...

8/5/2012 12/25/2014

Chief Rabbi Joseph Israel Deutsch z'tl  (1843 - 1927) was born in Pozsony (Presburg, today Bratislava, Slovakia) and he died at Balassagyarmat, 30. January 1927. (27 Shevat 5687, by the hebrew c...

12/27/2009 12/25/2014

Frank Lowy MP

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Frank Lowy, AC (born 22 October 1930) is an Australian-Israeli businessman. He is a co-founder of the Westfield Group, operator of over 100 shopping centres in Australia, New Zealand, the United States...

5/31/2013 11/11/2014

R' Moshe Schick (The Maharam Schick) מהר"ם שיק MP (1807 - 1879)

"מהר"ם שיק", "MaHaRam Schick", "R' Moshe Shik", "Maharam Schick", "משה שיק", "Harav Moishe Schick"

Rabbi Moshe Shik (1807–1879; Hebrew: מהר"ם שיק) was a Rosh Yeshiva and Posek, and one of the leading Hungarian rabbis of his time. Yivo He is mor...

4/25/2007 4/27/2014

Tzvi Aryeh Basch (Shapiro) (1815 - 1860)

"Laks", "Lachs ?", "Hers Leb Sachter", "Basch", "Shapiro"

Author of the Sefer Imrei Binah, aka "Imre Binu" 1897 in Sighet with publisher Mendel Wider. . 43 of Matzevas Kodesh

3/29/2008 3/9/2014

Yechiel Michel Strohli (deceased)

"יחיאל מיכל שטראהלי", "Mihály STRÓLI", "מיכל פֿילדער", "Michel Filder", "Emunas Oman", "Emunat Oman"

From the town of Fildu de Jos (פילד) near Huedin, Hungary (Bánffyhunyad, Hungary). In the approbation to his book, Rabbi Yisrael Freind of Huedin wrote that Yechiel M...

12/2/2008 2/3/2014

Gaon Shlomo Yehuda Tabak "Erech Shai" MP (c.1832 - 1907)

"Shlomo Leib Tabak", "Erech Shai", "ערך ש''י", "שלמה יהודה טאבאק", "שלמה ליב טאבאק", "שלמה לייב טאבאק", "Salamon Leib Tobak", "שלמה יהודה לייב טבק", "Slome Leb", "Slojme Leb"

Renowned Torah genius Rabbi Shlomo Yehuda Tabak Rosh Av Beit Din of Sighet, author of “Erech Shai” and “Teshurat Shai” (1832-1908). Source Chief Judge of Sighet Rabbinical...

12/18/2007 2/2/2014

A pesti Kereskedelmi Akadémia elvégzése után, 1874-től a Magyar Általános Hitelbank tisztviselője lett. majd 1881-1885 cégvezető,18...

6/16/2013 1/20/2014

1889.Baranyavári előnév és nemes.

4/18/2013 1/20/2014

Harav Yaakov Koppel Reich MP (1838 - 1929)

Jakob Koppel Reich , Chief Rabbi of Budapest until 1929, and his grandfather Koppel Charif, founder of the Yeshiva in Vrbov (1838–1929), rabbi and Orthodox leader. Born to a well-known rabbinic ...

9/21/2009 12/19/2013

Shemuel Segal Billitzer (1745 - d.)


Quelle: Die Ausgangsinformation für dieses Profil stammt aus dem Pester Chewra Kadisha (Heilige Bruderschaft: Traditionelle Beerdigungsgesellschaften, die sich der rituellen Bestattung Verstorbe...

11/18/2013 12/16/2013

R. Yechiel Hacohen ABD Szolke (c.1775 - 1862)

"הרב יחיאל הכהן", "אב בית דין סאלקע", "Rabbi Yechiel Hacohen of Szolke", "Chief Judge of Szolke"

Because of a misunderstanding in one of the family tree image his son's wife Pela, had her family which is from the Tosfot Yomtov and who's maiden name was Kahane, both of which he is not. Please conta...

12/6/2007 2/22/2013

R' Zev Wolf Tannenbaum (Verpeleter Rav) MP (1787 - 1873)

"Author of "Rechovos Hanahar"'", "R' Zev Volf Tennenbaum", "R' Zev Wolf Tennenboim", "R' Zev Wolf Tannenbaum", "ר' זאב וואלף טענין-בוים", "Verpeleter Rav", "R' Zev Wolf Tennenbaum"

Rabbi Zev Wolf Tannenbaum, zt"l (1787-1872), Av Beit Din Szendro, Borsod and then Verpleleter Rav. Patriarch of the Tannenbaum rabbinic dynasty. Author of : "Rechovos HaNahar", "Palgei Mayim" w...

8/25/2008 2/20/2013

Admor Isaac Taub of Kaliv 1st Kaliver Rebbe MP (1751 - 1821)

"Kaliver Rebbe", "Kalover Rebbe", "כ"ק אדמו"ר מקאליב. Rabbi Isaac Taub", "Rabbi Yitzchak (the 1st Kaliver Rebbe) Taub", "כ"ק אדמו"ר מקאליב. Yitschak Eizik Taub", "Kalib Rabbi", "Yitzhak Izik Toybe", "Yitzchok Aisik Taub - Kalev", "The First Kaliver Rebbe"

Kaliv Hasidic dynasty The Kaliver Dynasty began with Rabbi Yitzchak Isaac Taub (1744-1828) of Kaliv (Kalov, Kalev), Hungary. He was the first Hassidic Rebbe in Hungary and famous for composing the trad...

5/25/2008 2/18/2013

Rav Meshilem Feish Lowy, Grand Rabbi of Tosh (1821 - 1873)

"R' Mshilom Fayish Lowy", "הרה"ק מטאהש"

* * Tasher Hasidic DynastyTosh (also Tash; Hebrew/Yiddish: טאהש) is a Hasidic dynasty originating in Nyirtass, Hungary. Today it is based in Kiryas Tosh, Quebec, Canada, out...

9/25/2008 2/17/2013

Grand Rabbi Elimelech served as a rabbi near the Czech border, in the town of Nirtash, from which the sect derives its name. Tosh (also Tash; Hebrew/Yiddish: טאהש) is a Ha...

12/11/2007 2/17/2013

Rav Mordecai Lowy, Demetcher Rav (1887 - 1944)

"Rebbe Mordechai of Demetsche", "Grand Rabbi Mordechai Lowy of Tosh"

Tosh Hasidic Dynasty Lineage of the Tosh Dynasty The first Tosher Rebbe was Grand Rabbi Meshulam Feish Segal-Loewy, a disciple of Rabbi Yitschok Ayzik of Komarno, author of Heichal HaBrocho. Ra...

12/11/2007 2/17/2013

Rabbi Meshulam Feish Lowy, Tosher Rebbe MP (1921 - 2015)

"R' Meshilum Feish Lowy", "Tasher Rebbe"

Meshulim Feish (Ferencz) Lowy , was born in Hungary in 1921, the son of a rabbi in the Hungarian town of Demetch who was known as the Demetcher rov (rabbi). His grandfather, Elimelech, served as a rabb...

12/11/2007 2/17/2013

Manó Mai (1855 - 1917)

A professional photographer, in his time he was one of the best specialists of child portraits. He became was granted the title “imperial and royal court photographer” in 1885. His status...

9/8/2007 2/5/2013

Shlomo Ganzfried (or Salomo ben Joseph Ganzfried; Ungvar, 1804 – 30 July 1886, Ungvar) was an Orthodox rabbi and posek best known as author of the work of Halakha (Jewish law), the Kitzur Shulch...

8/23/2007 1/29/2013

George György Soros MP

"Soros György", "Schwartz György"

George Soros (Hungarian: Soros György) born August 12, 1930 as Schwartz György, is a Hungarian-American business magnate, investor, philosopher and philanthropist. He is the chairman of S...

9/22/2012 1/14/2013

An immunologist who conducted groundbreaking experiments that helped establish the mechanism that sets off allergic reactions Zoltan Purjesz Ovary was born in Kolozsvar, Hungary, in what is now Roman...

2/25/2009 1/2/2013

Elazar Löw, "Shemen Rokeach" MP (1758 - 1837)

"אלעזר לעוו", "אלעזר לאו", "Elazar of Tritsch Löw", "Shemen Rokeach"

Rabbi Elazar Low (Shemen Rokeah) Pages 118 - 128 By Zahava Szász Stessel Famous Rabbi, known for his book "Shemen Rokeach" plus 11 others. He taught 2,000 Yeshivah students, and many miracle...

3/3/2008 1/2/2013

Benyomin Loew Sha'are Torah MP (1775 - 1851)

Benjamin Wolf Löw (b. 1775; d. March 6, 1851) was a Polish-Hungarian rabbi. He was also known as Binyamin ben Elʻazar, Benjamin Adolf Löw, and Binyamin Ṿolf Leṿ, a.b....

3/3/2008 1/2/2013

Radó Tibor MP (1895 - 1965)

Dr. Rado was one of the galaxy of Hungarian mathematicians who came to the United States after World War I and imparted a significant impulse to the development of mathematical studies. Professor Rado'...

6/15/2008 1/2/2013

Szász Ottó (1884 - 1952)

Otto Szász (1884-1952) was born in Alsoszucs, Hungary to a farm family and was educated at the University of Budapest and the Institute of Technology of Budapest. According to the custom of the ...

6/15/2008 1/2/2013

Thomas "Tom" Peter Lantos MP (1928 - 2008)

Thomas Peter "Tom" Lantos (February 1, 1928 – February 11, 2008) was a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from 1981 until his death, representing the northern two-...

7/10/2007 1/2/2013

Gedeon Richter MP (b. - c.1945)

Richter, Gedeon , (Ecséd, September 23rd, 1872 – Budapest, December 30th, 1944) The creator of Hungarian pharmaceutical industry who left behind extraordinary life-work, a pharmaceutical ...

1/31/2010 1/1/2013

Mátyás Rákosi MP (1892 - 1971)

"Mátyás Rosenfeld"

Mátyás Rákosi (9 March 1892[1]– 5 February 1971) was a Hungarian communist politician. He was born Mátyás Rosenfeld in present-day Serbia. He was the de facto ...

7/6/2008 1/1/2013

György / George Pólya MP (1887 - 1985)


George (György) Pólya (December 13, 1887 – September 7, 1985, in Hungarian Pólya György) was a Hungarian mathematician. He was a professor of mathematics from 1914 ...

6/15/2008 12/31/2012

George Charles de Hevesy , Georg Karl von Hevesy, (1 August 1885 – 5 July 1966) was a Hungarian radiochemist and Nobel laureate, recognized in 1943 for his key role in the development of radioac...

9/2/2011 12/31/2012

חיפה, ישראל

Avram Hershko, אברהם הרשקו ‎ (born 31 December 1937) is a Hungarian-born Israeli biochemist and Nobel Laureate in Chemistry,...

10/6/2011 12/31/2012

Alexander Altmann MP (1906 - 1987)

Alexander Altmann (April 16, 1906 – June 6, 1987) was an Orthodox Jewish scholar and rabbi born in Kassa, Austria-Hungary, today Košice, Slovakia. He emigrated to England in 1938 and late...

9/13/2007 12/31/2012

HaRav Yisachar Shlomo Teichtal, A.B.D. Pichtian MP (1885 - 1945)

"Eim Habanim Semeichah", "הרב ישכר שלמה טייכטל", "Yisochor Shlomo Teichthal"

Harav Yisachar Shlomo Teichtal , the saintly author of "Eim HaBanim Semeichah" the most comprehensive treatise on Eretz Yisrael, Redemption, and Jewish Unity originally shared the prevalent Orthodox vi...

2/4/2008 12/31/2012

David Gestetner MP (1854 - 1939)

David Gestetner (March 20, 1854, Csorna, Hungary – March 8, 1939, London) was the inventor of the Gestetner stencil duplicator, the first piece of office equipment that allowed production of num...

3/19/2008 12/31/2012

Paul Newman MP (1925 - 2008)

 Paul Leonard Newman (January 26, 1925 – September 26, 2008) was an American actor, film director, entrepreneur, humanitarian, professional racing driver, auto racing team owner and auto ...

10/14/2008 12/31/2012

Kati Marton is a Hungarian-American author and journalist. Her career has included reporting for ABC News as a foreign correspondent and National Public Radio, where she started as a production assista...

10/15/2012 12/31/2012

Rabbi Dr Joseph Herman Hertz MP (1872 - 1946)

Rabbi Joseph Herman Hertz, CH (September 25, 1872- January 14, 1946) was a Jewish Hungarian-born Rabbi and Bible scholar. He is most notable for holding the position of Chief Rabbi of the United Kingdo...

8/8/2007 12/31/2012

Joseph Pulitzer MP (1847 - 1911)

"Joseph Pulitzer"

Joseph Pulitzer April 10, 1847 – October 29, 1911), born Pulitzer József, was a Hungarian-American newspaper publisher of the St. Louis Post Dispatch and the New York World. Pulitzer intr...

6/11/2011 12/30/2012

R' Shimon "Michtav Sofer" Shreiber - Sofer, - MP (1820 - 1883)

"הרב שמעון - המכתב סופר", "Michtav Sofer", "Mikhtav Sofer", "Krakow Ruv"

Rabbi Shimon Sofer (1820–1883) (German: Simon Schreiber) was a prominent Orthodox Jewish Rabbi in the 19th century. He was Chief Rabbi of Kraków, Poland after serving as Chief Rabbi of Ma...

8/1/2007 12/30/2012

Rabbi Avraham Shmuel Binyamin Sofer/Schreiber, "Ktav Sofer" MP (1815 - 1871)

"Ksav Soifer", "Keszav-Sofer", "Ktav Sofer"

Chasam Sofer website Rabbi Avraham Shmuel Binyomin Sofer , (German: Abraham Samuel Benjamin Schreiber), also known by his main work Ksav Sofer (trans. Writ of the Scribe), (1815 - 1871), was one of the...

7/23/2007 12/30/2012

Moses Schreiber - Chatam Sofer MP (1762 - 1839)

"Moshe", "Moses Schreiber", "the Chasam Sofer", "Chasam Sofer", "Chasam Soifer", "The Chatam Sofer", "Chatam Sofer", "chasam sofer"

Chasam Sofer website * Wikipedia bio * Chatam Sofer family tree * מקום מנוחת בני החת"ס Ra...

5/5/2007 12/30/2012

Rachel Hannah Weisz MP

London, United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

Rachel Hannah Weisz born 7 March 1970 is a British film and theatre actress and former fashion model. She started her acting career at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, where she co-founded the theatrical group...

4/10/2009 12/30/2012

Harry Houdini (Erik Weisz) MP (1874 - 1926)

"Ehrich Weiss", "Harry Weiss", "Erik Weisz", "Harry Houdini"

Harry Houdini (1874 - 1926) , considered one of the greatest illusionists in history, was a Hungarian-born American magician and escapologist, stunt performer, actor, and film producer noted for his se...

12/11/2010 12/30/2012

Tony Curtis MP (1925 - 2010)

"Tony Curtis"

Curtis was born as Bernard Schwartz in the Bronx, New York, a son of Emanuel Schwartz and his wife Helen Klein. His parents were Jewish immigrants from Mátészalka, Hungary. His father was...

4/24/2009 12/30/2012

American economist, statistician, and economic advisor to President Ronald Reagan. Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient and Nobel laureate.

1/24/2009 12/30/2012

Sándor Ferenczi MP (1873 - 1933)

"Sándor Fränkel", "Alexander Fraenkel", "Sandor Fränkel", "Sandor Ferencz", "Sandor Fraenkel-Ferenczi"

Sándor_Ferenczi Sandor Ferenczi timeline ‪ The Correspondence of Sigmund Freud and Sándor Ferenczi: 1908-1914‬ By Sigmund Freud, Sándor Ferenczi

10/3/2010 12/30/2012

Paul Erdős MP (1913 - 1996)

"Paul Erdos", "Paul Erdös"

Paul Erdős (26 March 1913 – 20 September 1996) was a Hungarian born mathematician famous for his brilliantly elegant proofs of seemingly unsolvable mathematical problems, especially in th...

7/2/2008 12/30/2012

Berlin, Germany

"Imre Kertész - Biography" . 30 Nov 2011 Imre Kertész . Born: 9 November 1929, Budapest, Hungary. Nobel Prize in Literature 2002, "for writing that upholds the fragile e...

11/30/2011 12/30/2012

Elie Wiesel KBE is a Romanian-born Jewish-American writer, professor, political activist, Nobel Laureate, and Holocaust survivor . Wiesel was born in Sighet (now Sighetu Marmației), Maramure&#...

1/10/2009 12/30/2012

Eugene Paul "E. P." Wigner (Wigner Jenő Pál; November 17, 1902 – January 1, 1995) FRS was a Hungarian American theoretical physicist and mathematician. He received a share of the...

3/21/2009 12/30/2012

Maximilian Nordau (Simon Maximilian Südfeld) MP (1849 - 1923)

"Max", "Miksa"

Max Nordau born Simon Maximilian Südfeld (July 29, 1849 - January 23, 1923) in Pest, Hungary, was a Zionist leader, physician, author, and social critic. As a social critic, he wrote a numbe...

7/24/2007 12/30/2012

Hanna Szenes MP (1921 - 1944)

"Hannah Szenesh Hannah Senesh Chana Senesh"

איך ליצור ולהרוס גיבורה לאומ...

12/7/2010 12/30/2012

John von Neumann MP (1903 - 1957)

"Jancsi", "Johnny", "נוימן"

Neumann János Wikipedia, Magyar / Hungarian John von Neumann Wikipedia, English John von Neumann was a Hungarian and later American pure and applied mathematician, physicist, inventor, pol...

7/2/2008 12/30/2012

Theodor Binyamin Ze'ev Herzl - MP (1860 - 1904)

"‎חוזה המדינה", "בנימין זאב הרצל", "Herzl Tivadar", "Theodore"

1949 - Theodor Herzl returns to Israel Theodor Herzl (Hebrew: בנימין זאב הרצל‎, Binyamin Ze'ev Herzl,...

12/18/2007 12/30/2012

Rabbi Moshe Teitelbaum, (Satmar Rebbe) MP (1914 - 2006)

"Satmar Rebbe", "אדמו"ר מסאטמאר"

Moshe Teitelbaum (Satmar) (From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia) Rabbi Moshe (Moses) Teitelbaum (November 1, 1914 – April 24, 2006) was a Hasidic rebbe and the world leader of the Satmar Hasi...

7/22/2007 12/30/2012

The Satmar Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum MP (1886 - 1979)

"The Satmar Rebbe", "Yoel Teitelbaum", "אדמו"ר מסאטמאר"

Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum - The Satmarer Rebbe ----------------------------- Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum (1887–1979) began his rabbinic career in Krooly, a small town in Hungary. In ...

7/22/2007 12/30/2012

Rabbi Moshe Teitelbaum - Sziget-Ujhely MP (1759 - 1841)

"רבי משה (ישמח משה זי"ע) טייטלבוים - רב דעיירת אוהעל הונגריה", "ישמח משה" משה טיטלבוים", "The Yismach Moshe", "רבי משה טייטלבוים- Yismach Moshe", "Moshe Teitelbaum - Sziget-Ujhely", "Moshe Teitelbaum - Maramarossziget/ Satoraljaujhely", "Yismach Moshe", "ר' משה טי"

Grandfather of SCS Moshe Teitelbaum (1759-1841) (Hebrew: משה טייטלבוים), also known as the Yismach Moshe, was the Reb...

3/9/2007 12/30/2012