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Richard Herrnstein (1930 - 1994)

"Dick"

Richard Julius Herrnstein (May 20, 1930 – September 13, 1994) was an American psychologist at Harvard University. He was an active researcher in animal learning in the Skinnerian tradition. Herrnstei...

8/6/2015 Yesterday

Stanley Kaplan MP (1919 - 2009)

Stanley Kaplan, of Kaplan, Inc. (the company that prepares people to take standardized tests, originally the Stanley H. Kaplan Educational Center) was a generous benefactor of a myriad causes. Some ins...

11/21/2009 3/29/2023

Joseph Mayer Rice (1857 - 1934)

Joseph Mayer Rice (20 May 1857 - 24 June 1934) was a physician, editor of The Forum magazine, and early advocate of progressive education in the United States. He is credited with being one of the fi...

3/29/2023 3/29/2023

Irving Lorge (1905 - 1961)

Irving Daniel Lorge (April 19, 1905 – January 23, 1961) was an American psychologist known for his work in psychometrics. His research focused on a wide variety of topics, including the measurement o...

6/16/2009 3/27/2023

Robert Ogden Doremus (1824 - 1906)

Robert Ogden Doremus (11 January 1824 – 22 March 1906) was a United States chemist and physician. Info added per DARs "Lineage Book of the Charter Members" by Mary S Lockwood and published 1895 ...

3/5/2012 2/23/2023

Colin Powell was an American politician, diplomat and four-star general who served as the 65th United States Secretary of State from 2001 to 2005. He was the first African-American Secretary of State. ...

3/11/2011 9/6/2022

Alexander Mordecai Bickel MP (1924 - 1974)

Alexander Mordecai Bickel (1924–1974) was an American legal scholar and expert on the United States Constitution. One of the most influential constitutional commentators of the twentieth century, his...

9/11/2008 8/13/2022

Sidney Gottlieb MP (1918 - 1999)

Sidney Gottlieb (August 3, 1918 – March 7, 1999) was an American chemist and spymaster who headed the Central Intelligence Agency's 1950s and '60s Project MKUltra.

5/26/2022 5/26/2022

George William McClelland MP (1880 - 1955)

George William McClelland (1880−1955) was an American educator, provost of the University of Pennsylvania from 1939 to 1944, and president of the University of Pennsylvania from 1944 to 1948. McClel...

10/11/2019 3/19/2022

Paul Magnus Gross MP (1895 - 1986)

Paul Magnus Gross, Sr. (September 15, 1895 – May 4, 1986) was an American chemist and educator at Duke University.

11/21/2015 3/14/2022

Emmett J. Rice MP (1919 - 2011)

John Rice (December 21, 1919 – March 10, 2011) was a governor of the Federal Reserve System, a Cornell University economics professor, an expert in the monetary systems of developing countries, and the...

3/31/2009 11/22/2021

David Wechsler MP (1896 - 1981)

Wechsler (/ˈwɛkslər/; January 12, 1896 – May 2, 1981) was a Romanian-American psychologist. He developed well-known intelligence scales, such as the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS) and the Wec...

7/29/2021 8/2/2021

Richard Schiff (born May 27, 1955) is an American actor and director. He is best known for playing Toby Ziegler on The West Wing, a role for which he received an Emmy Award. ===Family* Parents: Charlot...

11/20/2020 11/20/2020

Rabbi Joseph H. Lookstein - KJ Memorial Issue R' Joseph Hyman Lookstein Wikipedia

5/8/2008 8/31/2020

Abraham Edel MP (1908 - 2007)

From Wikipedia - Abraham Edel , date accessed July 22, 2020:Abraham Edel (6 December 1908 – 22 June 2007) was a North American philosopher and ethicist. He was the younger brother of the North American...

2/27/2018 7/22/2020

Michael David Sorkin MP (1948 - 2020)

Michael D. Sorkin (August 2, 1948 – March 26, 2020) was an American urbanist architect, author, and educator based in New York City. He was considered to be a provocative and polemical voice in contemp...

3/27/2020 3/27/2020

12/20/2012 2/15/2020

Miles Cahn MP (1921 - 2017)

Cahn was born in New York City on April 18, 1921. A first-generation American, Mr. Cahn’s parents, Jacob and Fanny Cahn, had fled to the United States from Russia during the Russian Revolution.Mr. Cahn...

12/11/2008 8/20/2019

Howard J. Fatt (1910 - 2005)

2/7/2009 7/23/2019

Sir Prof. Moses I Finley MP (1912 - 1986)

Moses I. Finley, FBA (born Moses Isaac Finkelstein; 20 May 1912 – 23 June 1986), was an American-born British academic and classical scholar. His prosecution by the McCarran Security Committee led to h...

3/27/2009 3/9/2019

Professor Tausner married Pearl Ginsberg. He was a mathematician in New Jersey USA.=Source=The Unbroken Chain - Neil Rosenstein (1990) Volume 1, Chapter 11, page 134, G 17.1

1/5/2012 10/27/2018

Esther Lipstadt (born March 18, 1947) is an American historian, best known as author of the books Denying the Holocaust (1993), History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier (2005) and The ...

11/14/2016 10/6/2018

Dr. Richard Rene Plant MP (1910 - 1998)

Plant (July 22, 1910 – March 3, 1998) was a gay Jewish emigre from Nazi Germany first to Switzerland and then to the U.S. who became a professor at the City University of New York, where he taught Germ...

12/27/2011 9/19/2018

Edith Frances Naparst (1934 - 1997)

10/7/2007 9/17/2018

7/3/2016 8/26/2018

Simon Greenberg (1901 - 1993)

Residence : 1935 - Same House* Residence : 1940 - Ward 34, Philadelphia, Philadelphia City, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States** Reference: FamilySearch Family Tree - SmartCopy : Jun 18 2017, 4:...

7/20/2008 8/22/2018

Adrienne Cecile Rich MP (1929 - 2012)

Cecile Rich (May 16, 1929 – March 27, 2012) was an American poet, essayist and feminist. She was called "one of the most widely read and influential poets of the second half of the 20th century",[1][2]...

11/3/2014 2/19/2018

Alexander Marshack MP (1918 - 2004)

"Eli"

Alexander Marshack (April 4, 1918 – December 20, 2004) was an American independent scholar and Paleolithic archaeologist. He was born in The Bronx and earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from City...

12/30/2008 11/1/2017

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 6/19/2017

Schafler (February 20, 1929 – April 3, 1991) was a New York-born rabbi, historian, editor and Jewish educator. He was Superintendent of the Board of Jewish Education of Metropolitan Chicago and Preside...

2/17/2008 5/4/2017

Rabbi Ben-Zion Bokser (1907 - 1984)

Bokser (July 4, 1907 – 1984) was one of the major Conservative rabbis of the United States.

8/18/2007 5/4/2017

Abraham Wilner (1910 - 2000)

WILNER-Abraham. Age 90. For nearly sixty-four years, beloved husband of Pauline. Loving brother of Edith (Morris) Dinnerstein, the late Martha and Lou Alexander, the late Henry Wilner, brother-in-law o...

3/15/2017 3/15/2017

Census : 1880 - Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA* Census : 1900 - Syracuse city, Onondaga, New York, USA* Census : 1920 - New York, New York, USA* Census : 1930 - Manhattan (Districts 0251-0500), Ne...

11/25/2014 3/4/2017

Julius J Harwood (c.1919 - 2014)

Julius J. Harwood, B.S., M.S. studied Chemistry while at City College. He subsequently earned his M.S. degree in Engineering/Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Maryland. In 1983 he retire...

6/23/2014 2/23/2017

Hirsch (born March 15, 1935) is an American actor most known for playing Alex Rieger on the television comedy series Taxi, John Lacey on the NBC series Dear John, and Alan Eppes on the CBS series Numb3...

8/20/2008 1/16/2017

Lieut. Edward Coke Ross (1800 - 1851)

Edward Coke Ross was a gifted mathematician. After graduating from West Point he taught math there as an assistant professor. He translated the standard French text user for Algebra at West Point and h...

3/9/2009 12/21/2016

Anatole Shub (1928 - 2006)

Shub (May 19, 1928 in The Bronx, New York City – July 2, 2006 in Washington, D.C.) was an American author, journalist, researcher, editor, news director and Russian public opinion analyst. SHUB, ANATOL...

12/11/2016 12/11/2016

Upton Sinclair MP (1878 - 1968)

Beall Sinclair Jr. (September 20, 1878 – November 25, 1968), was an American author and one-time candidate for governor of California who wrote close to one hundred books in many genres. He achieved po...

5/24/2010 11/25/2016

Irving Kristol (1920 - 2009)

Kristol (January 22, 1920 – September 18, 2009) was an American columnist, journalist, and writer who was dubbed the "godfather of neo-conservatism." As the founder, editor, and contributor to various ...

7/13/2009 11/14/2016

Ruth Buck (1924 - 2008)

Ruth Larsen Buck, 83, of Greeley passed away on Monday, January 7, 2008 at North Colorado Medical Center Hospice Inpatient Unit.Ruth Larsen Buck was born to Harold and Katherine (Gundersen) Larsen in N...

9/12/2016 9/12/2016

Jeffries Jr. (born 1937) is an African-American professor of Black Studies at the City College of New York, part of the City University of New York. Leonard Jeffries is a political scientist, historian...

5/14/2016 5/14/2016

Ferdinand Wagner I (June 8, 1877 – May 4, 1953) was an American politician. He was a Democratic U.S. Senator from New York from 1927 to 1949.Origin and early lifeHe was born in Nastätten, then in the P...

1/9/2012 5/14/2016

Chester Rapkin MP (b. - 2001)

1/25/2009 5/9/2016

Russell Wendell Simmons (born October 4, 1957) is an American business magnate. He co-founded the hip-hop music label Def Jam and created the clothing fashion lines Phat Farm, Argyleculture, and Americ...

2/28/2011 4/20/2016

Stewart Webb (February 15, 1835 – February 12, 1911) was a career United States Army officer and a Union general in the American Civil War who received the Medal of Honor for gallantry at the Battle of...

6/3/2008 4/20/2016

Born in Vienna, 1882: Num. 4017 Wien Frankfurter, Felix to Samuel Leopold Frankfurter and Emma Winter. Wikipedia Felix Frankfurter (November 15, 1882-February 22, 1965) became an Associate Justice of ...

10/30/2010 4/20/2016

Red Holzman MP (1920 - 1998)

"Red" Holzman (August 10, 1920 – November 13, 1998) was an NBA basketball player and coach probably best known as the head coach of the New York Knicks from 1967 to 1982. Holzman helped lead the Knicks...

3/11/2007 4/20/2016

Arthur Kornberg (March 3, 1918 – October 26, 2007) was an American biochemist who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1959 "for his discovery of the mechanisms in the biological synthesis of ...

10/17/2011 4/20/2016

Julian Schwinger was a Nobel Prize winning American theoretical physicist. He is best known for his work on the theory of quantum electrodynamics (QED), in particular for developing a relativistically ...

12/7/2014 4/20/2016

Arno Allan Penzias, Nobel Prize in Physics 1978 MP

San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, United States

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 (née Eisenreich) ...

3/4/2013 4/20/2016

Leon Lederman, 96, Explorer (and Explainer) of the Subatomic World, Dies Leon Lederman, whose ingenious experiments with particle accelerators deepened science’s understanding of the subatomic worl...

3/12/2016 4/20/2016

Henry Alfred Kissinger (born Heinz Alfred Kissinger ) is an American diplomat and politician who served as the United States Secretary of State and National Security Advisor under the presidential admi...

7/21/2009 4/20/2016

Jerome Karle , born Jerome Karfunkel (born June 18, 1918) is an American physical chemist. Jointly with Herbert A. Hauptman, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1985 , "for their outstanding...

3/27/2009 4/20/2016

Robert Hofstadter (February 5, 1915 – November 17, 1990) was an American physicist. He was the joint winner of the 1961 Nobel Prize in Physics (together with Rudolf Mössbauer) "for his pioneering studi...

10/20/2008 4/20/2016

Herbert Aaron Hauptman MP (1917 - 2011)

Herbert A. Hauptman . Born: 14 February 1917, New York, NY, USA. American Mathematician and crystallographer, Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1985 (jointly with Jerome Karle), "for their outstanding achieveme...

10/13/2011 4/20/2016

Kenneth Joseph Arrow (born August 23, 1921) is an American economist and joint winner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics with John Hicks in 1972. To date, he is the youngest person to have receiv...

2/17/2007 4/20/2016

Julius Axelrod MP (1912 - 2004)

Julius Axelrod (May 30, 1912 – December 29, 2004) was an American biochemist. He won a share of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1970 along with Bernard Katz and Ulf von Euler. The Nobel Co...

5/30/2014 4/20/2016

Nat Holman MP (1896 - 1995)

"Kid Holman," "Mr. Basketball," "Old Drill Master," and "the Old Professor"—are just a few of the many titles given to basketball's earliest superstar, Nat Holman. From humble beginnings on the Lower E...

4/16/2011 4/20/2016