Woody Allen
Heywood "Woody" Allen (born Allan Stewart Konigsberg, December 1, 1935) is an American actor, writer, director, comedian and playwright, whose career spans more than 50 years.He worked as a comedy wri...
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David Berman (mobster)
David Berman (1903 – 1957), nicknamed "Davie the Jew", was a Jewish-American organized crime figure in Iowa, New York City, and Minneapolis. He was also one of the pioneers of gambling in Las Vegas, N...
Nathan Jacobson
Nathan Jacobson (October 5, 1910 – December 5, 1999) was an American mathematician.Born Nachman Arbiser in Warsaw, Jacobson emigrated to America with his family in 1918. Recognized as one of the leadi...
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Johnny Rozsa
Johnny Rozsa is a New York-based photographer, specializing in fashion, portrait, and celebrity photography.
Rozsa was born and raised in Nairobi, the son of Jewish Hungarian-Czech parents. In the...
Andrei Cherny
Andrei Hugo Cherny (born August 4, 1975) is the CEO of Aspiration. He is also an author, historian, and the founder and President of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas as well as a former business consulta...
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Emperor Rosko
Michael Joseph "Mike" Pasternak (born December 26, 1942), known by his stage name Emperor Rosko, is an American presenter of pop music programmes, most widely known for his shows on Radio Caroline and...
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Wyatt Russell
Wyatt Hawn Russell (born July 10, 1986) is an American actor and former professional hockey player.
Russell was born in Los Angeles, California. He is the son of actors Kurt Russell and Goldie Haw...
I. M. Rubinow
Isaac Max Rubinow (1875–1936) was a leading theorist on social insurance and one of the most influential writers on the subject. Rubinow was an MD, and held a Ph.D. in economics from Columbia Universi...
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Terence Ford
Terence Ford (born April 21, 1945) is an American actor and photographer.
Born in Chicago, Illinois of one quarter Irish, one quarter German and half Belarus Jewish descent, he became interested i...
Kiril Kulish
Kiril Jacob Kulish (born February 16, 1994) is an American actor, dancer, and singer who is best known for portraying the title role in the original American production of Billy Elliot the Musical.
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Irene Lieblich
Irene Lieblich (20 April 1923 – 28 December 2008) was a Polish-born artist and Holocaust survivor noted for illustrating the books of Nobel laureate Isaac Bashevis Singer and for her paintings highlig...
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Joseph Heller
Joseph Heller (May 1, 1923 – December 12, 1999) was an American satirical novelist, short story writer, and playwright. The title of one of his works, Catch-22, entered the English lexicon to refer to...
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Adam Greenberg (cinematographer)
Adam Greenberg, A.S.C. (born Adam Grinberg, 1939, Kraków, Poland) is a cinematographer noted for his work in Israel and the United States, including numerous films starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.Green...
Abraham Kupchik
Abraham Kupchik (25 March 1892 – 26 November 1970) was an American chess master.Abraham Kupchik was born into a Jewish family in Brest (then Russian Empire, now Belarus). His family emigrated to the...
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Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson (/dʒoʊˈhænsən/ joh-HAN-sən; born November 22, 1984) is an American actress, model, and singer. She made her film debut in North (1994). In 1996, she was nominated for the Independen...
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Ladislav Hecht
Ladislav Hecht ([ˈladɪslaf ˈhɛçt], August 31, 1909 – May 27, 2004; Hungarian: Hecht László; [ˈhɛkt ˈlaːsloː]) was a Jewish professional tennis player, well known for representing Czechoslovakia in...
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Simeon Strunsky
Simeon Strunsky, A.B. (July 23, 1879 – February 5, 1948) was a Jewish American essayist, born in Vitebsk, Russian Empire (present day Belarus). His parents are Isidor S. and Perl Wainstein. He ...
John D. Hertz
John Daniel Hertz, Sr. (April 10, 1879 – October 8, 1961) was an American businessman, thoroughbred racehorse owner and breeder, and philanthropist.
Born Sándor Herz in the town of ...
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Stanley Kaplan
Stanley Henry Kaplan (May 24, 1919 – August 23, 2009) was an American businessman and scholastic test preparation pioneer who founded Kaplan, Inc., in 1938.
Kaplan was born in New York City to Jew...