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Amos Elon MP (1926 - 2009)

"Heinrich"

Amos Elon, Israeli Author, Dies at 82By ETHAN BRONNER Published: May 25, 2009 JERUSALEM — Amos Elon, an Israeli essayist and author who examined his society’s flaws and myths, explored some of its grea...

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Amos Elon MP (1926 - 2009)

"Heinrich"

Amos Elon, Israeli Author, Dies at 82By ETHAN BRONNER Published: May 25, 2009 JERUSALEM — Amos Elon, an Israeli essayist and author who examined his society’s flaws and myths, explored some of its grea...

8/20/2021

Maximillian Reinhart (1869 - 1914)

From , Director. Born Maximilian Goldmann of Jewish ancestry in the former country of Austria-Hungary, he worked as a theater director in Berlin, Germany, from 1902 to 1933, specifically the Deutsches ...

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Maximillian Reinhart (1869 - 1914)

From , Director. Born Maximilian Goldmann of Jewish ancestry in the former country of Austria-Hungary, he worked as a theater director in Berlin, Germany, from 1902 to 1933, specifically the Deutsches ...

8/15/2021

Abraham (Aby) Samuel Warburg MP (1864 - 1933)

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Eduard Arnhold MP (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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Eduard Arnhold MP (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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James Simon MP (1851 - 1932)

Simon was a German entrepreneur, art collector, philanthropist and patron of the arts during the Wilhelmine period. He donated most of his significant collections to the Berlin State Museums, including...

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James Simon MP (1851 - 1932)

Simon was a German entrepreneur, art collector, philanthropist and patron of the arts during the Wilhelmine period. He donated most of his significant collections to the Berlin State Museums, including...

8/14/2021

Theodor Wolff MP (1868 - 1943)

Theodor WOLFF: b. 2 Aug 1868, Berlin - d. 23 Sept 1943, Berlin Information courtesy of various sources, including the following: Theodor Wolff (* 2. August 1868 in Berlin; † 23. September 1943 ...

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Theodor Wolff MP (1868 - 1943)

Theodor WOLFF: b. 2 Aug 1868, Berlin - d. 23 Sept 1943, Berlin Information courtesy of various sources, including the following: Theodor Wolff (* 2. August 1868 in Berlin; † 23. September 1943 ...

8/14/2021

Raymond Aron MP (1905 - 1983)

Raymond Claude Ferdinand Aron was a French philosopher, sociologist, journalist, and political scientist.He is best known for his 1955 book The Opium of the Intellectuals , the title of which inverts K...

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Raymond Aron MP (1905 - 1983)

Raymond Claude Ferdinand Aron was a French philosopher, sociologist, journalist, and political scientist.He is best known for his 1955 book The Opium of the Intellectuals , the title of which inverts K...

8/14/2021

Paul Singer MP (1844 - 1911)

Singer (16 January 1844, Berlin – 31 January 1911) was a leading Marxist in and representative of the Social Democratic Party of Germany in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Co-Chairmen of the SP...

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Paul Singer MP (1844 - 1911)

Singer (16 January 1844, Berlin – 31 January 1911) was a leading Marxist in and representative of the Social Democratic Party of Germany in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Co-Chairmen of the SP...

2/18/2021

JUDr. Robert Weltsch MP (1891 - 1982)

Weltsch (20 June 1891, Prague – 22 December 1982, Jerusalem) was a journalist, editor and prominent Zionist.He was editor of the Jüdische Rundschau (Jewish Review), a newspaper published twice a week i...

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JUDr. Robert Weltsch MP (1891 - 1982)

Weltsch (20 June 1891, Prague – 22 December 1982, Jerusalem) was a journalist, editor and prominent Zionist.He was editor of the Jüdische Rundschau (Jewish Review), a newspaper published twice a week i...

2/18/2021

Max Moritz Warburg MP (1867 - 1946)

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

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Max Moritz Warburg MP (1867 - 1946)

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

2/18/2021

Chaim Azriel Weizmann, Hebrew: חיים עזריאל ויצמן‎, (27 November 1874 – 9 November 1952) was a Zionist leader, President of the Zionist Organization, and the first President of the State of Israel. He w...

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Chaim Azriel Weizmann, Hebrew: חיים עזריאל ויצמן‎, (27 November 1874 – 9 November 1952) was a Zionist leader, President of the Zionist Organization, and the first President of the State of Israel. He w...

2/18/2021

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 for Chemistry...

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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 for Chemistry...

2/18/2021

Ernst Toller MP (1893 - 1939)

Ernst Toller (1 December 1893 – 22 May 1939) was a German left-wing playwright, best known for his Expressionist plays. He served in 1919 for six days as President of the short-lived Bavarian Soviet Re...

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Ernst Toller MP (1893 - 1939)

Ernst Toller (1 December 1893 – 22 May 1939) was a German left-wing playwright, best known for his Expressionist plays. He served in 1919 for six days as President of the short-lived Bavarian Soviet Re...

2/18/2021

Moritz Steinschneider MP (1816 - 1907)

"Moyses"

Steinschneider (March 30, 1816, Prostějov, Moravia Austria– 1907) was a Bohemian bibliographer and Orientalist. He received his early instruction in Hebrew from his father, Jacob Steinschneider (b. 178...

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Moritz Steinschneider MP (1816 - 1907)

"Moyses"

Steinschneider (March 30, 1816, Prostějov, Moravia Austria– 1907) was a Bohemian bibliographer and Orientalist. He received his early instruction in Hebrew from his father, Jacob Steinschneider (b. 178...

2/18/2021

Manès Sperber MP (1905 - 1984)

"Munio", "Taras Achim", "Jan Heger", "Paul Haland", "Paul Haller", "C. L. Chauvraux", "N. A. Menlos"

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Manès Sperber MP (1905 - 1984)

"Munio", "Taras Achim", "Jan Heger", "Paul Haland", "Paul Haller", "C. L. Chauvraux", "N. A. Menlos"

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2/18/2021

Eduard von Simson MP (1810 - 1899)

"Martin Sigismund Eduard von Simson", "Simson"

Sigismund Eduard von Simson was a German jurist and distinguished liberal politician of the Kingdom of Prussia and German Empire, who served as President of the Frankfurt Parliament as well as the firs...

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Eduard von Simson MP (1810 - 1899)

"Martin Sigismund Eduard von Simson", "Simson"

Sigismund Eduard von Simson was a German jurist and distinguished liberal politician of the Kingdom of Prussia and German Empire, who served as President of the Frankfurt Parliament as well as the firs...

2/18/2021

Bertha Pappenheim MP (1859 - 1936)

Bertha Pappenheim (February 27, 1859, in Vienna - May 28, 1936, in Neu-Isenburg) was an Austrian-Jewish feminist, a social pioneer, and the founder of the Jüdischer Frauenbund (League of Jewish Women)....

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Bertha Pappenheim MP (1859 - 1936)

Bertha Pappenheim (February 27, 1859, in Vienna - May 28, 1936, in Neu-Isenburg) was an Austrian-Jewish feminist, a social pioneer, and the founder of the Jüdischer Frauenbund (League of Jewish Women)....

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Salman Schocken MP (1877 - 1959)

The Patron: A Life of Salman Schocken, 1877-1959 , by Anthony David Salman Schocken (1877-1959) led an extraordinary life. An East European Jew by birth, he flourished as a businessman and cultural ent...

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Salman Schocken MP (1877 - 1959)

The Patron: A Life of Salman Schocken, 1877-1959 , by Anthony David Salman Schocken (1877-1959) led an extraordinary life. An East European Jew by birth, he flourished as a businessman and cultural ent...

2/18/2021

Gershom (Gerhard) Scholem MP (1897 - 1982)

"Gerhard"

G. Scholem, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Gerhard Scholem who, after his immigration from Germany to Palestine, changed his name to Gershom Scholem (Hebrew: גרשם שולם) (December 5, 1897 – Februar...

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Gershom (Gerhard) Scholem MP (1897 - 1982)

"Gerhard"

G. Scholem, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Gerhard Scholem who, after his immigration from Germany to Palestine, changed his name to Gershom Scholem (Hebrew: גרשם שולם) (December 5, 1897 – Februar...

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