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About the Feigenbaum surname

Feigenbaum or Faigenboym (Hebrew: פייגנבוים‎) is a Jewish (Ashkenazic) ornamental name meaning 'fig tree' in German or Yiddish.

Famous Feigenbaums:

  • Armand V. Feigenbaum (born 1922), American quality control expert
  • Clive Feigenbaum, Stamp dealer.
  • Edward Feigenbaum (born 1936), American computer scientist known as the "father of expert systems"
  • Mitchell Feigenbaum (born 1944), American mathematical physicist and discoverer of the Feigenbaum functions and constants
  • Yehoshua Feigenbaum (born 1947), former Israeli footballer
  • Harvey Feigenbaum, M.D., widely recognized as the "Father of Echocardiography"