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Friedrich Gundolf, Prof. Dr. phil. MP (1880 - 1931)

"Friedrich (Fritz) Leopold Gundelfinger"

Der Sohn des jüdischen Mathematikers Sigmund Gundelfinger (Professor an der Technischen Hochschule Darmstadt) studierte als Schüler von Erich Schmidt und Gustav Roethe Germanistik und Kun...

2/13/2009 Yesterday

Felix Deutsch (1858 - 1928)

From wikipedia.org: Felix Deutsch (* 16. Mai 1858 in Breslau; † 19. Mai 1928 in Berlin) war ein deutsch-jüdischer Industrieller und Mitbegründer der AEG. Felix Deutsch wurde zu...

2/7/2009 5/19/2016

Siegfried Czapski, Dr. ing. MP (1861 - 1907)

10/6/2009 5/14/2016

Salomon Oppenheim, Jr. MP (1772 - 1828)

Gründer des Bankhauses Sal. Oppenheim Jr & Cie

12/21/2010 5/14/2016

Samuel Saenger, Prof. Dr. phil. MP (1864 - 1944)

"Junius"

Samuel Saenger (* 17. Februar 1864 in Saagar bei Riga, Russisches Kaiserreich (heute Litauen); † 6. Mai 1944 in Los Angeles, USA) war ein deutscher Diplomat. Samuel Saenger studierte in London...

8/26/2013 4/6/2016

Alfred Apfel, Dr. jur. MP (1882 - 1941)

cf.: Alfred Apfel died of a heart attack, coronary thrombosis, at the American Consulate in Marseilles, France while waiting in the lobby for his papers for the trip to the United States. Although th...

1/19/2008 4/6/2016

Julius Bab MP (1880 - 1955)

4/3/2016 4/3/2016

Elkan Henle (1761 - 1833)

Elkan Henle (also Elkav Henle; * 7 December 1761 in Fürth , † 14 October 1833 ) was a German merchant, who as a champion of the emancipation of the Bavarian Jews emerged. His father was...

4/1/2015 3/19/2016

Marcel Reich-Ranicki MP (1920 - 2013)

11/29/2011 3/7/2016

Fritz Springer MP (1850 - 1944)

Fritz Springer war der zweitälteste Sohn des Buchhändlers und Verlegers Julius Springer und seiner Frau Marie, geb. Oppert. Nach dem Abitur 1869 und Teilnahme am Deutsch-Französisc...

4/20/2014 2/24/2016

Eduard Magnus MP (1799 - 1872)

"Samuel Magnus"

2/7/2009 2/8/2016

Prof. Alexander Marx (1878 - 1953)

Alexander Marx (1878-1953), historian, bibliographer and librarian. He studied at the University of Berlin and at the *Rabbiner-Seminar (Berlin), marrying in 1905 Hannah the daughter of R' David Zvi ...

8/13/2007 1/30/2016

Ludwig Guttmann MP (1899 - 1980)

Born into an Orthodox Jewish family in Tost, Upper Silesia, Germany in 1899 Ludwig Guttmann was the eldest of four children and the only boy. At the age of 18, he volunteered to be an orderly at the ...

5/17/2007 1/19/2016

cf.: &:

12/14/2015 12/31/2015

Rabbi Isaak Loewi, Dr. phil. MP (1803 - 1873)

"Itsek", "Löwi. Löwy"

cf.: Isaac Loewi also: Isaac Loewi, Lowy or Lowi, (born 31 January 1803 in Adelsdorf, d. 25. December 1873 in Fürth) was from 21st March 1831 until his death in 1873 Chief Rabbi in Fürt...

5/18/2011 12/26/2015

Alfred Gottheiner (1874 - 1940)

Alfred Gottheiner born 21st June 1874, designed the AOK Building in Berlin, now known as Haus am Köllnischen Park. In many texts and books this project has been credited to his cousin Albert Got...

12/7/2015 12/8/2015

Oswald Behrens (1901 - 1943)

12/7/2015 12/7/2015

Bethel Henry (Bartel Heinrich) Strousberg, Dr. phil. MP (1823 - 1884)

"Baruch Hirsch Strausberg", "Bethel Strausberg", "Bethel Straussberg", "Bethel Stroussberg"

Bethel Henry Strousberg Wikipedia Barthel Heinrich Strausberg German Wikipedia Bethel Henry Strousberg (20 November 1823 – 31 May 1884) was a Jewish industrialist and railway entrepreneur ...

5/9/2013 12/2/2015

David Heinemann MP (1819 - 1902)

The Galerie Heinemann was founded in 1872 by David Heinemann (1819-1902) and was numbered amongst the most important art dealerships in Germany until its "Aryanization" in 1938. In Munich its rooms...

12/6/2014 12/1/2015

Julius Wolfgang Schulein German-American(1881-1970) Landscape painter Julius W. Schulein was born in Munich in 1881. After obtaining a law degree in 1904, he entered the Munich Academy where he studi...

12/6/2014 11/30/2015

Richard John Bing MP (1909 - 2010)

11/30/2015 11/30/2015

Joseph Schülein MP (1854 - 1938)

Created the Munich brewery, Löwenbräu.

7/28/2014 11/30/2015

Else Bassermann (1878 - 1961)

"Elsa"

1/19/2014 11/14/2015

Moritz Heinrich Romberg (1795 - 1873)

3/31/2015 11/12/2015

Otto Eckstein (1927 - 1984)

Otto Eckstein (August 1, 1927 – March 22, 1984) was a German-born economist. He was a key developer and proponent of the idea of core inflation (Eckstein 1981), a theory whereby it is pr...

2/7/2009 10/16/2015

The Patron: A Life of Salman Schocken, 1877-1959 , by Anthony David Salman Schocken (18771959) led an extraordinary life. An East European Jew by birth, he flourished as a businessman and cultural ...

7/3/2007 10/8/2015

Rudolf Moos (1866 - 1951)

cf.:

3/29/2008 10/6/2015

Heinrich Thannhauser (1859 - 1934)

[ ] He was an art dealer and owned the Thannhauser Gallery in Munich. He was one of the main promoters of the early Expressionist art in Germany.

8/5/2009 10/6/2015

Ignaz Bing MP (1840 - 1918)

"hebrew name: Ignaz Ben Salomon Bernhard Bing"

Previous data collected here has now been ported over to a Wikipedia page: Ignaz Bing From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ignaz Bing (January 29, 1840 - March 24, 1918) was a German-Jewish indu...

9/16/2013 9/27/2015

Hermann "Hertie" Tietz MP (1837 - 1907)

Hermann Tietz was a German merchant of Jewish origin. Tietz was born on 29 April 1837 in Birnbaum an der Warthe near Posen (today Międzychód, Poland) and died on 3 May 1907 in Berlin)...

3/15/2010 9/25/2015

Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Hirsch, Otto geboren am 09. Januar 1885 in Stuttgart / - / Württemberg wohnhaft in Berlin (Wilmersdorf) Deportationsziel: 23. Mai 194...

3/28/2008 9/15/2015

Wilhelm von Landau MP (1848 - 1908)

"Wilhelm Freiherr von Landau"

Archeologist and philologist Author of several books including: Die Bedeutung der Phönizier im Völkerleben By Wilhelm Freiherr von Landau

7/28/2011 9/14/2015

Clara Sachs (1862 - 1921)

7/24/2014 9/10/2015

Max Horkheimer MP (1895 - 1973)

Max Horkheimer (February 14, 1895 – July 7, 1973) was a German Jewish philosopher and sociologist who was famous for his work in critical theory as a member of the 'Frankfurt School' of social...

6/29/2015 9/2/2015

Prof. Dr. Ludwig Borchardt MP (1863 - 1938)

Ludwig Borchardt (October 5, 1863 – August 12, 1938) was a German Egyptologist who was born in Berlin. Life[edit] the bust of Nefertiti is the best known find of Ludwig Borchardt Also kn...

10/13/2011 8/8/2015

Eugen Bamberger (1857 - 1932)

Eugen Bamberger From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Eugenbamberger09.jpg Born 19 July 1857 Berlin, Germany Died 10 December 1932 (aged 75) Ponte Tresa, Switzerland Nationality German Fields c...

8/13/2012 7/26/2015

Carl Weigert (1845 - 1904)

"Karl"

Karl Weigert, Carl Weigert (19 March 1845 in Münsterberg in Silesia – 5 August 1904 in Frankfurt am Main) was a German Jewish pathologist. He received his education at the universities ...

3/12/2012 7/23/2015

Ernst Wertheimer (1893 - 1978)

Haim Ernst Wertheimer (Hebrew: חיים ארנסט ורטהיימר‎; August 24, 1893 ȁ...

7/14/2015 7/14/2015

Jacob Steinhardt (1887 - 1968)

7/11/2015 7/11/2015

Franz Theodor Reizenstein MP (1911 - 1968)

Musician and composer. "Franz Theodor Reizenstein (7 June 1911 – 15 October 1968) was a German-born British composer and concert pianist. He left Germany for sanctuary in Britain in 1934 and w...

8/4/2013 7/10/2015

Felix Edmundo Lebrecht Diaz-Pinto (1943 - 2013)

"Edmundo"

3/26/2009 7/10/2015

Heinz Wilhelm Hopf (1894 - 1971)

"Heinrich"

See photos under the "Media" tab Heinz Hopf (19 November 1894 – 3 June 1971) is considered one of the greatest mathematicians of the 20th century. Hopf was born in Gräbschen, Germ...

7/12/2008 7/10/2015

Ludwig Hopf, Prof. Dr. (1884 - 1939)

See photos, painted portrait and documents under the "Media" tab A detailed biographic profile: ____________________________ Ludwig Hopf (1884 in Nürnberg, Germany – December 21, 19...

7/9/2008 7/9/2015

Albert Mosse, Dr. jur. (1846 - 1925)

Albert Mosse war Ehrenbürger von Berlin

2/16/2010 6/23/2015

Fritz Mauthner MP (1849 - 1923)

Fritz Mauthner verbrachte seine Jugendjahre in Prag, wohin die Familie 1855 übersiedelte, besuchte zunächst eine jüdische Privatschule, dann das Piaristengymnasium, schließl...

11/16/2008 6/21/2015

Rahel Varnhagen von Ense MP (1771 - 1833)

Rahel Varnhagen, née Levin, later Robert was a German writer and intellectual who hosted one of the most prominent salons in Europe during the late 18th and early 19th centuries. She is the subj...

5/17/2013 6/6/2015

Erich Cohn-Bendit (1902 - 1949)

Erich Cohn-Bendit (* 26. November 1902 in Berlin als Erich Cohn; † 14. August 1959 in Frankfurt am Main) war ein deutscher Rechtsanwalt. Leben[Bearbeiten] Erich Cohn entstammt einer wohlhabe...

4/4/2015 5/8/2015

Ida Dehmel (Coblenz) (1870 - 1942)

"Isi", "Ysi", "Frau Isi"

Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Dehmel, Ida Jedidja Ledidia geborene Coblenz geboren am 14. Januar 1870 in Bingen / - / Hessen wohnhaft in Hamburg und Eilsen, Bad Todesdatu...

7/23/2014 4/28/2015

Eugen Gutmann (1840 - 1925)

cf.:

10/6/2011 4/19/2015

Josef Garbáty-Rosenthal MP (1851 - 1939)

Bereits im Jahre 1879 begann Josef Garbáty-Rosenthal gemeinsam mit seiner Frau Rosa Rahel, Zigaretten und Tabakwaren in Heimarbeit herzustellen. Im Jahre 1881 gründete dann Josef Garb�...

10/4/2013 3/6/2015

1838 Emigration von Berlin nach Oxford/UK; 1939 in die USA cf.: &: &:

2/24/2015 2/26/2015

Sir Nikolaus Pevsner MP (1902 - 1983)

Nikolaus Pevsner wurde als Sohn des russisch-jüdischen Einwanderers und Pelzkaufmanns Hugo Pevsner und seiner Frau Anna in Leipzig geboren. Er wuchs in großbürgerlichen Verhä...

2/25/2015 2/25/2015

Georg Simmel MP (1858 - 1918)

Georg Simmel (German: [ˈzɪməl]; 1 March 1858 – 28 September 1918) was a German sociologist, philosopher, and critic. Simmel was one of the first generation of German soc...

10/4/2011 2/24/2015

Georg Wertheim MP (1857 - 1939)

Wertheim wuchs in Stralsund auf. Nach der kaufmännischen Lehre bei Wolff und Apolant übernahm er 1876 zusammen mit seinem Bruder Hugo das 1875 gegründete Ladengeschäft der E...

1/24/2015 1/29/2015

Leopold Ullstein MP (1826 - 1899)

Leopold Ullstein (6 September 1826 – 4 December 1899) was the founder and publisher of several successful German newspapers, including B.Z. am Mittag and Berliner Morgenpost. Many of these are...

8/15/2010 1/25/2015

Hans Gustav Casparius (1900 - 1986)

Keine großen Posen vor der Kamera, sondern die unmittelbare Nähe zwischen Fotograf und Porträtierten zeigend: Das ist die Faszination, die von den Porträts des renommierten ...

11/29/2014 1/24/2015

Daniel Joseph Jaffé (1809 - 1874)

"Johan"

6 מגילות יחש של משפחת יפה- צבי יפ...

12/16/2012 12/16/2014

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...

10/26/2011 12/3/2014

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

2/7/2009 7/18/2014

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

"Friedlaender"

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

2/28/2012 6/30/2014

Bernhard Dernburg (1865 - 1937)

Bernhard was a German liberal politician, banker, and co-founder of the center-left German Democratic Party (1918-1933).Although his father hailed from a prominent Jewish family, Bernhard's family conv...

8/12/2012 6/29/2014

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...

1/30/2012 6/7/2014

Otto Brahm MP (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...

8/31/2013 6/7/2014

Emil Ludwig MP (1881 - 1948)

Emil Ludwig (25 January 1881 – 17 September 1948) was a German author, known for his biographies and study of historical "greats."[1] Contents [show] Biography[edit] Emil Ludwig (origina...

2/28/2012 6/6/2014

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 ...

4/10/2010 6/6/2014

Art Historian cf.:

7/17/2013 6/6/2014

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...

10/16/2007 5/21/2014

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

"Madame Kaulla"

Court Jewess in Hechingen, Stuttgart cf.: &:

3/6/2010 5/19/2014

Glückel von Hameln MP (c.1646 - 1724)

"Gluckel von Hameln", "Glückel Hameln", "Glückel Pinkerlé", "Glückel bat Loeb Pinkerle", "Glückel dite "Hameln"", "Glückel of Hameln", "Gluckel of Hameln", "Glikl of Hamelin", "Glikl bas Judah Leib"

Glückel of Hameln Lecture/Biography Dr. Henry Abramson Glückel of Hameln (also spelled Gluckel or Glikl of Hamelin; also known as Glikl bas Judah Leib) (1646 – September 19, 17...

1/1/2008 5/19/2014

cf.: 1901 zum Ehrenbürger von Nürnberg ernannt LUDWIG GERNGROS attended a commercial school in Fuerth followed by an apprenticeship, as employee and traveller with Mayer Kohn in Nur...

9/16/2013 5/19/2014

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 ...

3/25/2013 4/10/2014

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...

2/7/2009 1/25/2014

Moses Mendelssohn MP (1729 - 1786)

"Philosopher"

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 ...

5/17/2008 1/24/2014

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...

12/25/2008 1/21/2014

Siegfried Bing (1838 - 1905)

"Samuel Bing"

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...

12/10/2010 1/20/2014

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

8/22/2013 1/20/2014

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

8/23/2013 1/20/2014

1939 Emigration mit seiner Frau, seinem Bruder und dessen Familie in die USA

8/23/2013 1/20/2014

8/22/2013 1/20/2014

Hans Rudolf Fürstenberg MP (1890 - 1982)

"Jean Furstenberg"

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

8/31/2008 1/20/2014

Bruno Cassirer (1872 - 1941)

Bruno Cassirer Descendants of Moses Spanier page 181

11/22/2009 1/20/2014

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...

2/8/2011 1/19/2014

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...

1/5/2009 1/19/2014

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...

12/1/2011 1/19/2014

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...

6/24/2011 1/19/2014

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...

4/10/2009 1/19/2014

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...

2/7/2009 1/19/2014

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...

12/14/2011 1/19/2014

Felix Mendelssohn 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...

7/22/2008 1/18/2014

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...

7/10/2008 1/18/2014

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...

12/16/2010 1/18/2014

Walther Rathenau MP (1867 - 1922)

"Walter"

Commemorating the 90th anniversary of Walther Rathenau’s death, Berlin, 24 June 2012 The Assassination of Walther Rathenau Walther Rathenau (September 29, 1867 – June ...

9/17/2008 1/18/2014

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...

7/14/2012 1/18/2014

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 ...

6/15/2008 1/18/2014

Heinrich Graetz MP (1817 - 1891)

"Grätz"

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 Hirsch Graetz to a...

5/23/2009 1/18/2014

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]...

3/18/2012 1/18/2014

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...

8/30/2007 1/18/2014

Rosa Luxemburg MP (1871 - 1919)

"Rosa Luxemburg"

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

5/29/2012 1/18/2014

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"...

2/18/2010 1/18/2014

Alfred Messel MP (1853 - 1909)

5/29/2011 1/18/2014