Argentine Jews
The history of the Jews of Argentina goes back to the early sixteenth centuries, following the Jewish expulsion from Spain. Sephardi Jews fleeing persecution immigrated with explorers and colonists to...
Argentine Jews - Wikipedia
Raimundo Lida
Raimundo Lida (1908–1979) was an Argentine philologist, philosopher of language, literary critic and essayist. He specialised in Romance philology, aesthetics, the literature of the Spanish Golden Ag...
Eduardo Montes-Bradley
Eduardo Montes-Bradley (born July 9, 1960) is a filmmaker, photographer and author. His biographical film-portraits on writers, composers, artists, and historical figures have been translated into sev...
Eduardo Montes-Bradley - Wikipedia
Marcos Zucker
Marcos Zucker (15 February 1921 – 13 May 2003) was an Argentine actor and comedian, known for his work on stage, television, and in films, he is best known for his comedic roles and appeared in 66 fil...
Marcos Zucker - Wikipedia
Marcelo Birmajer
Marcelo Birmajer (born November 29, 1966 in Buenos Aires) is an Argentine Jewish author. The grandson of Romanian, Polish, Lithuanian and Syrian immigrants. Best known for writing the script for the 2...
Marcelo Birmajer - Wikipedia
Juan Gelman
Juan Gelman (3 May 1930 – 14 January 2014) was an Argentine poet. He published more than twenty books of poetry between 1956 and his death in early 2014. In 2007, Gelman was awarded the Cervantes Pri...
Juan Gelman - Wikipedia
Graciela Chichilnisky
Graciela Chichilnisky (born 1944) is an Argentine American mathematical economist and an authority on climate change. She is a professor of economics at Columbia University.
Chichilnisky was born ...
Graciela Chichilnisky - Wikipedia
Osvaldo Golijov
Osvaldo Noé Golijov ([ˈɡolixof]) (born December 5, 1960) is an Argentine composer of classical music.
Golijov was born in and grew up in La Plata, Argentina, in a Jewish family that had emigrated ...
Alejandra Pizarnik
Alejandra Pizarnik (April 29, 1936 – September 25, 1972) was an Argentine poet.
Alejandra Pizarnik was born on April 29, 1936, in Avellaneda, a city in Buenos Aires Province, near Buenos Ai...
Alejandra Pizarnik - Wikipedia
Richard Gans
Richard Martin Gans (7 March 1880 - 27 June 1954), German of Jewish origin, born in Hamburg, was the physicist who founded the Physics Institute of the National University of La Plata, Argentina. He w...
Richard Gans - Wikipedia
José Ber Gelbard
José Ber Gelbard (14 April 1917 – 4 October 1977), was an Argentine activist and politician, and a member of the Argentine Communist Party. He also helped organize the Confederación Ge...
José Ber Gelbard - Wikipedia
Jewish gauchos
Jewish gauchos (Spanish: gauchos judíos) were Jewish immigrants who settled in fertile regions of Argentina in agricultural colonies established by the Jewish Colonization Association. The association...
Julius Popper
Julius Popper (December 15, 1857 – June 5, 1893), also known in Spanish as Julio Popper, was a Romanian-born Argentine engineer, adventurer and explorer. He was the designer of the modern outline of t...
Julius Popper - Wikipedia
Adrián Suar
Adrián Kirzner Schwartz, better known as Adrián Suar ([aˈðɾjan ˈswar]; born March 25, 1968 in Queens, New York, USA) is an American-Argentine Jewish actor, media producer and businessman, better known...
Coti
Roberto Fidel Ernesto Sorokin Espasa, who performs under the stage name Coti, is an Argentine singer-songwriter, best known for collaborations with other Spanish-language artists like Andrés Calamaro ...
Coti - Wikipedia
César Milstein
César Milstein, FRS (8 October 1927 – 24 March 2002) was a Argentinian biochemist, (nationalized British)] in the field of antibody research. Milstein shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine ...
César Milstein - Wikipedia
Alberto Gerchunoff
Alberto Gerchunoff (January 1, 1883 – March 2, 1950), was an Argentine writer born in the Russian Empire, in the city of Proskuriv, now Khmelnytskyi, Ukraine. His family emigrated in 1889 to the agric...
Alberto Gerchunoff - Wikipedia
Mauricio Kagel
Mauricio Kagel (December 24, 1931 – September 18, 2008) was a German-Argentine composer. He was notable for his interest in developing the theatrical side of musical performance (Grimshaw 2009).
K...
Mauricio Kagel - Wikipedia
Héctor Timerman
Héctor Marcos Timerman (born December 16, 1953) is an Argentine journalist, political and human rights activist, diplomat, and current Argentine Minister of Foreign Relations.
Héctor Timerman was ...
Héctor Timerman - Wikipedia
Francisco Benkö
Francisco (Franz) Benkö (Benkő, Benko) (24 June 1910 – 11 January 2010) was a German–Argentine chess master and problemist.He was born in Berlin into a Jewish family. His father, Richard Wilhel...
Jaime Yankelevich
Jaime Yankelevich (1896 — 1952) was an Argentine engineer and businessman who was a pioneer in the development of his country's radio and television media.
Jaime Yankelevich was born into a Jewish...
Jaime Yankelevich - Wikipedia