Michel David-Weill
Michel David-Weill (born November 23, 1932) is a French investment banker and former Chairman of New York City-based Lazard Frères.He is the son of Berthe Haardt and Lazard Frères chairman Pierre Davi...
Gérard Louis-Dreyfus
William Louis-Dreyfus (born Gérard C. Louis-Dreyfus; June 21, 1932) is a French-born American businessman. His net worth was estimated at $3.4 billion by Forbes in 2006. He is the chairman of Louis D...
Hugh Nibley
Hugh Winder Nibley (March 27, 1910 – February 24, 2005) was an American author, Mormon apologist, and professor at Brigham Young University (BYU). His works, while not official positions of The Church...
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Lou Boudreau
Louis "Lou" Boudreau (July 17, 1917 – August 10, 2001) was an American Major League Baseball player and manager. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1970. He was also a radio announcer fo...
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Abe Ruef
Abraham Ruef (September 2, 1864 in San Francisco, California - February 29, 1936 in San Francisco), known as Abe Ruef, was an American lawyer and politician. He gained notoriety as the political boss ...
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E. J. Dionne
Eugene Joseph "E. J." Dionne, Jr. (/diːˈɒn/; born April 23, 1952) is an American journalist and political commentator, and a long-time op-ed columnist for The Washington Post. He is also a Senior Fell...
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Ashley Sawdaye
Ashley Sawdaye (born June 2, 1974) is an American actor. He is most notable for his role as Sgt. Bridges in the 2007 film, The Ungodly.
Born in Baltimore, Maryland to an Iraqi Jewish father and Fr...
Prix Blumenthal
The Prix Blumenthal (or Blumenthal Prize) was a grant or stipend awarded through the philanthropy of Florence Meyer Blumenthal (1875–1930) — and the foundation she created, Fondation franco-amér...
John Houseman
John Houseman (born Jacques Haussmann; September 22, 1902 – October 31, 1988) was a Romanian-born British–American actor and film producer who became known for his highly publicized col...
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Solomon Lazard
Solomon Lazard, also known as S. Lazard, (1827–1916) was an entrepreneur in 19th century Los Angeles, California, a member of the city council there in 1854 and in 1861–62 and, some say, the founder o...
Alice Heine
Alice Heine (February 10, 1858 – December 22, 1925), styled HSH The Princess of Monaco, and also The Duchess of Richelieu, was the American-born second wife of Prince Albert I of Monaco, a great...
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Jacqueline Piatigorsky
Jacqueline Rebecca Louise de Rothschild (November 6, 1911 – July 15, 2012) was a French-born American chess and tennis player, author, sculptor,, philanthropist, and arts patron. She was a membe...
Marie-Hélène de Rothschild
Marie-Hélène Naila Stephanie Josina de Rothschild ([ma.ʁi e.lɛn də ʁɔt.ʃild]) (November 17, 1927 – March 1, 1996) was a French socialite who became a doyenne of Parisian high-society and was a member ...
Leopold Caspari
Leopold Caspari (July 28, 1830 – March 11, 1915) was a French-born businessman and politician from Natchitoches, Louisiana. In 1884, in his role as state representative, he pushed for the establishme...
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Reid N. Nibley
Richard (Reid) Neibaur Nibley (5 January 1923 – 25 February 2008) was an American pianist, composer and music educator. He wrote the words and music to the Latter-day Saint hymn "I Know...
Vladimir Golschmann
Vladimir Golschmann (16 December 1893 – 1 March 1972) was a French conductor.
Vladimir Golschmann was born in Paris. He studied violin at the Schola Cantorum in Paris. He was a no...
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André Meyer
André Benoit Mathieu Meyer (September 3, 1898 – September 9, 1979) was a French-born American Wall Street investment banker.
Meyer was born to a low income Jewish family in Paris. As a boy, he beg...
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Audrey Skirball-Kenis
Audrey Skirball-Kenis (1915–June 19, 2002) was a noted American philanthropist.
Audrey Skirball-Kenis was born Audrey Marx in Alabama in 1915, daughter of Otto Marx, Sr., and Agnes Mosler Ma...
Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson (born March 28, 1941 as Jeffrey Lloyd Masson) is an American author. Masson is best known for his conclusions about Sigmund Freud and psychoanalysis. In his The Assault on Tr...
Alexander Neibaur
Alexander Neibaur (January 8, 1808 – December 15, 1883) was the first dentist to practice in Utah and first Jewish person to join The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). He was e...
Veronica De La Cruz
Veronica De La Cruz (born August 13, 1980) is an American television news anchor. Since May 5, 2014, she has been with KPIX/KBCW as an anchor. She worked for NBC News from (2010–2014), she was an al...
Moses Bloom
Moses Bloom (1833 – June 14, 1893) was a Jewish American politician, member of both houses of the Iowa General Assembly, and mayor of Iowa City, United States. Various publications name him as the fir...
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Daniel Carasso
Daniel Carasso (December 16, 1905 – May 17, 2009), a member of the prominent Sephardic Jewish Carasso family and the son of Isaac Carasso, founded the United States Dannon company and built up the Gro...
Tina Aumont
Maria Christina "Tina" Aumont (14 February 1946 – 28 October 2006) was a French actress.She was of French Jewish and Dominican descent, born in Hollywood to actors Jean-Pierre Aumont and Maria Montez....
Nick Valensi
Nick Valensi (born Nicholas Valensi; January 16, 1981) is an American musician, guitarist of the American rock band The Strokes, in which he primarily plays lead guitar and occasionally rhythm guitar....
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Flora Cross
Flora Cross (born January 11, 1993) is a French-American actress.
Cross was born in Paris, France. Her father, Joseph Cross, is a journalist. Flora is Jewish. She has traveled extensively with her...
Florence Meyer Blumenthal
Florence Meyer Blumenthal (1875–1930) was an American philanthropist who founded the Fondation franco-américaine Florence Blumenthal (Franco-American Florence Blumenthal Foundation), which awarded the...
David Steiner (academic)
David Milton Steiner (born 1958) is Founding Director of the CUNY Institute for Education Policy at Roosevelt House and the Klara and Larry Silverstein Dean at the Hunter College School of Education. ...
Richard Nibley
Fred Richard Nibley (April 29, 1913 – September 22, 1979) was an American violinist, composer, and educator. He is often cited as an expert on the influence of music on behavior.Richard spent many yea...