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Hans Rothfels MP (1891 - 1976)

The famous, and ultra-conservative, German historian. Taught at the University of Königsberg during Weimar Germany. He and his wife converted to Lutheranism in 1910; they both were originally Jewish. H...

7/29/2014 5/24/2017

11/29/2011 5/23/2017

Moritz Guggenheimer MP (1825 - 1902)

Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Apr 27 2017, 3:45:36 UTC Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Apr 27 2017, 4:01:11 UTC

2/27/2014 5/13/2017

Discovered in 1879, the organism which caused gonorrea. Was given the first professorship of dermatology in Germany in 1907. Was a close colaborator to Paul Ehrlich. His house was built in 1898 in ...

9/23/2013 5/11/2017

Hans Walter Heinsheimer MP (1900 - 1993)

New York Times: "one of the most influential classical-music publishers of the 20th century" Emigrated from Vienna to New York in March 1938 (recorded interview - hear him speak!)

7/11/2009 4/23/2017

Ottilie Metzger-Lattermann MP (1878 - 1943)

"Ottilie Metzger-Froitzheim"

Find A Grave Profile: German contralto opera singer. Formerly known as Ottilie Metzger-Froitzheim. She was the daughter of Hilmar Metzger, a journalist, and Ella Metzger. The family moved to Berl...

4/18/2017 4/18/2017

Henry Alfred Kissinger (born May 27, 1923) is a German-born American political scientist, diplomat, and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. He served as National Security Advisor and later concurrently...

7/21/2009 4/8/2017

See presentation "My Father, Herbert Rosenfeld," by his daughter Angela Rosenfeld, as a document under the "Media" tab

4/6/2017 4/6/2017

Heinrich Stahl MP (1868 - 1942)

English [from the Heinrich Stahl Collection - at the LBI (Leo Baek Institute) site: Heinrich Stahl was born in Berlin-Rudow on April 13, 1868. For much of his life, he worked as an insurance executiv...

4/6/2017 4/6/2017

Franz Leopold Neumann MP (1900 - 1954)

Franz Leopold Neumann (May 23, 1900 – September 2, 1954) was a German-Jewish left-wing political activist, Marxist theorist and labor lawyer, who became a political scientist in exile and is best kno...

4/5/2017 4/5/2017

Emmy Noether MP (1882 - 1935)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Amalie Emmy Noether (German: [ˈnøːtɐ]; 23 March 1882 – 14 April 1935) was an influential German mathematician known for her groundbreaking contributions to abstra...

2/23/2009 4/1/2017

Anthony Gervin Oettinger MP (1929 - d.)

From Wikipedia:

3/29/2017 4/1/2017

Prof. William Craig / Willi Krakenberger MP (1918 - 2016)

"Willi Krakenberger"

Announcement from the Philosophy Department at University of California, Berkeley: William Craig It is with great sadness that we announce that our colleague William Craig died in the early hours...

3/28/2017 4/1/2017

Prof. Franz Daniel Kahn MP (1926 - 1998)

Detailed biographical/scientific profile: Profile by son Jeremy: Obituary: Professor Franz Kahn FRANZ KAHN was a distinguished astrophysicist, a world leader in theoretical studies of the physi...

3/31/2017 4/1/2017

Theoretical Chemist Emigrated to U.S. 1937 Served in U.S Army, WWII Primary area of research: Chemical physics Professor Emertus, University of California, San Diego Author: The Success o...

3/29/2017 3/29/2017

August Hirschwald MP (1774 - 1848)

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3/28/2017 3/28/2017

Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Wygodzinski, Martha Hedwig geboren am 02. Juli 1869 in Berlin / - / Stadt Berlin wohnhaft in Berlin (Wilmersdorf) und Berlin (Charlottenburg) Deportation:...

3/28/2017 3/28/2017

Prof. Gerard Anton Salton MP (1927 - 1995)

"Gerry", "Gerhard"

Emigration mit seiner Familie etwa Mitte der 1930er Jahre Professor of Computer Science, Cornell University IN MEMORIAM On August 28, 1995, Gerard Salton, Professor of Computer Science, died af...

4/19/2013 3/24/2017

Eric Schopler, Ph.D MP (1927 - 2006)

Eric Schopler was a psychologist and professor known for pioneering work in the understanding and treatment of autism. He was born (Lutz Erich Schopler, according to genealogical sources) in Fürth, Ger...

6/23/2007 3/20/2017

Edgar Rosenberg MP (1925 - 2015)

Obituary appearing in Cornell Chronicle , January 4, 2016: Emeritus professor and alum Edgar Rosenberg dies at 90 By Linda B. Glaser Edgar Rosenberg ’49, M.A. ’50, professor emeritus of English...

9/29/2010 3/20/2017

OBITUARY Ralph H. Stahl, 77; physicist helped develop TRIGA reactor By Jack Williams STAFF WRITER November 27, 2004 As a budding nuclear physicist whose vision far exceeded his experi...

12/14/2010 3/20/2017

Ralph Franz Hirschmann, Ph.D. MP (1922 - 2009)

"Rudolph"

Ralph Franz Hirschmann Birth: May 6, 1922, Fürth, Germany Death: Jun. 20, 2009 Worcester, Pennsylvania, USA (note: original first name "Rudolf" changed to "Ralph") Ralph F. Hirschmann, a leader of ...

9/15/2014 3/20/2017

Lilli Palmer MP (1914 - 1986)

"Lilli Palmer"

Lilli Palmer (24 May 1914 – 27 January 1986), born Lilli Marie Peiser, was a German actress. She won the Volpi Cup, the Deutscher Filmpreis three times, and was nominated twice for a Golden Globe Awa...

1/15/2008 3/9/2017

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12/2/2014 2/16/2017

Ellen Auerbach MP (1906 - 2004)

Ellen (Rosenberg) Auerbach (May 20, 1906, Karlsruhe, Germany – July 30, 2004, New York City) was a German-born American photographer who is best remembered for her innovative artwork for the ringl+pit ...

10/6/2009 1/10/2017

Stefan Heymann MP (1896 - 1967)

"Hermann"

Stefan Heymann (* 14. März 1896 in Mannheim; † 3. Februar 1967 in Ost-Berlin) war ein deutsch-jüdischer Kommunist, Redakteur, KZ-Häftling, Kulturfunktionär der Sozialistischen Einheitspartei Deutschlan...

1/2/2017 1/2/2017

Hildegard Hamm-Brücher MP (1921 - 2016)

Hildegard Hamm Brücher was a prominent liberal politician in Germany. She held federal state secretary positions from 1969 to 1972 and from 1977 to 1982. In 1993 she became the Free Democratic Party's ...

12/13/2016 12/13/2016

Carl Katz MP (1899 - 1972)

In Theresienstadt, Katz was the head of the Building Administration department within the Jewish self-administration of the ghetto From Beate Meyer's A Fatal Balancing Act: "Until 1942, Carl Katz had...

7/23/2014 12/7/2016

Leopold Saul Sonnemann MP (1831 - 1909)

Gründer der Frankfurter Zeitung

11/9/2012 11/8/2016

Herwarth Walden MP (1879 - 1941)

"Herwarth Walden", "Georg Lewin"

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Herwarth Walden (actual name Georg Lewin , September 16, 1879, in Berlin – October 31, 1941, in Saratov, Russia) was a German Expressionist artist and art expert ...

9/24/2011 11/8/2016

Julius Jakob Posener MP (1904 - 1996)

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9/9/2014 10/18/2016

Herbert Loebl MP (1923 - 2013)

Obituary: Profile: ___________________________________________________________________ Profile in The Journal (UK) May 14, 2012 , updated June 25, 2013: HE'S known as a pioneering industrialist...

8/28/2010 9/23/2016

James Fraenkel, Dr. med. MP (1859 - 1935)

Based on work of Malgosia Ploszaj from Rybnik, 2014: Born 1859 in Rybnik Death 1935 in Berlin Psychiatrist, co-founder of modern psychotheraphy and so called Berolinum – private hospital for me...

12/28/2014 9/19/2016

Daniel Aaron MP (1926 - 2003)

Daniel Aaron fled Nazi Germany as a child with his family, arriving in the USA September 24, 1937, age 11. Both his parents committed suicide within four weeks of one another less than two years later....

8/19/2016 9/14/2016

Friedrich Hollaender MP (1896 - 1976)

YouTube video/recording in 1930 of the composer/leader of the band singing! Marlene Dietrich singing "Falling in Love Again" from "Blue Angel" video Marlene Dietrich 1927 recording of 'Naughty Lo...

7/28/2011 9/9/2016

Lesser Ury MP (1861 - 1931)

Lesser Ury (November 7, 1861 – October 18, 1931) was a German Jewish Impressionist painter and printmaker, associated with the Düsseldorf school of painting. He was born Leo Lesser Ury in Birnbaum, G...

9/17/2014 9/4/2016

Dorothea von Schlegel was born in 1764 in Berlin[1]. Oldest daughter of the philosopher Moses Mendelssohn, a leading figure in the German Enlightenment (Aufklarung). She married the merchant and ba...

8/17/2008 9/4/2016

Philipp Feibisch Veit MP (1793 - 1877)

"Philip"

Person:

8/17/2008 9/4/2016

Ernst Paul Loewy, Dr. phil. MP (1920 - 2002)

1936 Flucht nach Palästina; Rückkehr nach Schweighof bzw. Frankfurt am Main 1957 cf.: &: &:

7/30/2007 8/23/2016

Paul Ferdinand Straßmann (auch Strassmann) (* 23. Oktober 1866 in Berlin; † 15. August 1938 in Gstaad) war ein deutscher Gynäkologe, der sich besondere Verdienste um die Geburtshilfe erworben hat. Le...

8/5/2016 8/10/2016

Eugen Fuchs MP (1856 - 1923)

Eugen Fuchs (* 6. Februar 1856 in Koschentin, Oberschlesien; † 22. Dezember 1923 in Berlin) war ein deutscher Rechtsanwalt. Er trat besonders als Kenner auf dem Gebiet des Sachenrechts hervor. Von 18...

10/30/2014 8/8/2016

cf.: –1916) Biography of Albert Fraenkel Albert Fraenkel was the son of David Eduard, a Jewish wine merchant, and his wife Sophie Traube. In 1866 he began the study of medicine at the Berlin University...

5/18/2014 8/5/2016

Hans Jakob "Jack" Steinberger (born May 25, 1921) is a physicist currently residing near Geneva, Switzerland. He co-discovered the muon neutrino, along with Leon Lederman and Melvin Schwartz, for whi...

5/25/2014 8/2/2016

Dr. rer. pol. Rudolf Benario MP (1908 - 1933)

Rudolf Benario along with two others - Ernst Goldmann and Arthur Kahn - were the first Jews murdered by the Nazi regime in a concentration camp. Benario was arrested by the SA on March 10, just weeks a...

9/28/2013 8/2/2016

Georg Hermann MP (1871 - 1943)

"Georg Hermann", "Peps"

Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Borchardt, Georg geboren am 07. Oktober 1871 in Berlin / - / Stadt Berlin wohnhaft in Berlin Inhaftierungsort: 20. Juni 1943 - 16. November 1943, Westerbo...

12/30/2012 7/29/2016

Alfred Salomon MP (1919 - 2013)

Im März 1943 Deportation mit seiner Frau Edith aus Berlin nach Auschwitz-Monnowitz; er überlebte das KZ und kehrte 1945 nach Bochum zurück! vgl. seinen Nachruf:

4/13/2014 7/29/2016

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 Kunstgeschichte a...

2/13/2009 7/27/2016

Felix Deutsch MP (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 zum Kaufmann ausgebilde...

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)

12/21/2010 5/14/2016

Prof. Dr. phil. Samuel Saenger 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 und be...

8/26/2013 4/6/2016

Dr. jur. Alfred Apfel 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 (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 Jacob Buttenw...

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-Französischen Krieg als Freiwil...

4/20/2014 2/24/2016

Eduard Magnus MP (1799 - 1872)

"Samuel Magnus"

2/7/2009 2/8/2016

Prof. Alexander Marx MP (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

Sir 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

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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 Fürth (see Synagog...

5/18/2011 12/26/2015

Alfred Gottheiner MP (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 Gottheiner...

12/7/2015 12/8/2015

Oswald Behrens MP (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 in Germ...

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 Schülein MP (1881 - 1970)

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 stu...

12/6/2014 11/30/2015

Dr. Richard John Bing MP (1909 - 2010)

"one of the great cardiologists of our time" (a tribute from officials at Johns Hopkins University when conferring him an honorary doctoral degree in 2000). Obituary appearing in The New York...

11/30/2015 11/30/2015

Joseph Schülein MP (1854 - 1938)

Created the Munich brewery, Löwenbräu. See photo under "Media" tab

7/28/2014 11/30/2015

Else Bassermann MP (1878 - 1961)

"Elsa"

Else (Elisabeth) Schiff wurde am 14. Jan. 1878 in Leipzig als Tochter von Simon Sch. und seiner Frau Valesca geb. von Sonnenthal geboren. Sie besuchte in Berlin eine Privatschule und hatte dann i...

1/19/2014 11/14/2015

Moritz Heinrich Romberg MP (1795 - 1873)

3/31/2015 11/12/2015

Otto Eckstein MP (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 proposed ...

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 MP (1866 - 1951)

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3/29/2008 10/6/2015

Heinrich Thannhauser MP (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

Geh. Kommerzienrat 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). He was burie...

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 1941, Mauthausen, Konzen...

3/28/2008 9/15/2015

Baron 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 MP (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 resear...

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 known as ...

10/13/2011 8/8/2015

Eugen Bamberger MP (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 MP (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 of Berlin, Vie...

3/12/2012 7/23/2015

Ernst Wertheimer MP (1893 - 1978)

Haim Ernst Wertheimer (Hebrew: חיים ארנסט ורטהיימר‎; August 24, 1893 – March 23, 1978) was an Israeli biochemist. In 1956, Wertheimer was awarded the Israel Prize, for medicine.[2] Wertheimer was b...

7/14/2015 7/14/2015

Jacob Steinhardt MP (1887 - 1968)

1933 Flucht nach Palästina Date/place of birth identified in Siegfried Wolf. Juden in Thüringen 1933-1945: Biographische Daten . (2000), vol 2, (unpaginated) Identified as son of Therese Steinhar...

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 went on ...

8/4/2013 7/10/2015

Felix Edmundo Lebrecht Diaz-Pinto MP (1943 - 2013)

"Edmundo"

3/26/2009 7/10/2015

Heinz Hopf MP (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, Germany (now Grabi...

7/12/2008 7/10/2015

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

“Ludwig Hopf’s lodestar was truth. The finding of knowledge was what he strained all his nerves for. His remarkable gifts led him quickly from step to step, from success to success and made his name kn...

7/9/2008 7/9/2015

Albert Mosse, Dr. jur. MP (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, schließlich das deutsche Gymnasium a...

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 subject of ...

5/17/2013 6/6/2015

Erich Cohn-Bendit MP (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 wohlhabenden Be...

4/4/2015 5/8/2015

Ida Dehmel (Coblenz) MP (1870 - 1942)

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

Ida Dehmel (* 14. Januar 1870 in Bingen am Rhein; † 29. September 1942 in Hamburg) war Lyrikerin und Frauenrechtlerin. In der Zeit des Nationalsozialismus wurde sie als Jüdin verfolgt. Die als Ida Co...

7/23/2014 4/28/2015

Eugen Gutmann MP (1840 - 1925)

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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 Garbáty-Rosenthal sein...

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 Verhältnissen auf. Nach dem Abit...

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 sociologists: his neo-Kantian a...

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 Eltern (Abraham und Ida Werth...

1/24/2015 1/29/2015