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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Ephrussi family
The Ephrussi family ([ɛfʁysi]) were a Russian Jewish banking and oil dynasty.Family members made their fortune controlling grain distribution beginning in Odessa (then Russian Empire, now Ukraine) and...
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Samuel Z. Arkoff
Samuel Zachary Arkoff (12 June 1918 – 16 September 2001) was an American producer of B movies.
Born in Fort Dodge, Iowa to a Russian Jewish family, Arkoff first studied to be a lawyer. Along with ...
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Sarah Polley
Sarah E. Polley OC (born January 8, 1979) is a Canadian actress and film director. Polley first attained notice in her role as Sara Stanley in the Canadian television series Road to Avonlea. She has a...
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Abraham Krinizi
Avraham Krinitzi (Hebrew: אברהם קריניצי‎; December 26, 1886 – November 13, 1969) was an Israeli politician who served as the first mayor of Ramat Gan between 1926 and 1969.
Krinitzi was ...
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Pablo Rudomín Zevnovaty
Pablo Rudomin Zevnovaty, PhD (born 1934 in Mexico City) is a Mexican neuroscientist.Born to Russian parents he is a graduate of the biology program of the National School of Biological Sciences of the...
Aharon Dolgopolsky
Aharon Dolgopolsky (Hebrew: אהרון דולגופולסקי‎, Russian: Арон Борисович Долгопольский; 18 November 1930 – 20 July 2012) was a Russian-Israeli linguist and one of the modern founders of c...
Ida Nudel
Ida Nudel (Hebrew: אידה נודל‎; Russian: Ида Нудель) (born April 27, 1931) is a former refusenik and an Israeli activist. She was known as the "Guardian Angel" for her efforts to help the "Pr...
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...
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Robert Kazinsky
Robert Kazinsky (born Robert John Appleby; 18 November 1983) is an English film, stage and television actor and model. He is best known for his appearances as Casper Rose in the Sky One drama Dream Te...
Vladimir Posner
Vladimir Vladimirovich Posner (also spelled Pozner; Russian: Влади́мир Влади́мирович По́знер; born 1 April 1934) is a Russian/French/American best known in the West for appearing on television to ...
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Hélène Gordon-Lazareff
Hélène Gordon-Lazareff (21 September 1909 – 16 February 1988) was a French journalist of Russian Jewish origin who founded Elle magazine in 1945. She was married to fr:Pierre Lazareff, founder of the ...
Fania Fénelon
Fania Fénelon (died 19 December 1983) was a French pianist, composer and cabaret singer.
Fania (or Fanny) Goldstein was born in Paris, although the year of her birth is disputed (see below), to Ju...
Okey Geffin
Aaron "Okey" Geffin (28 May 1921 – 16 October 2004) was a South African rugby union player.He is sometimes considered the greatest Jewish rugby player of all time, and he was inducted into the Interna...
Liat Ron
Liat Ron (Hebrew: ליאת רון‎) is an actress, dancer and dance instructor born to an Iraqi Jewish mother and a Russian Jewish father. Reflecting her cultural heritage she began her Middle East...
Lorne Greene
Lyon Himan Green, OC (February 12, 1915 – September 11, 1987), better known by the stage name Lorne Greene, was a Canadian actor and musician.His television roles include Ben Cartwright on the w...
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Mabel Albertson
Mabel Ida Albertson (July 24, 1901 – September 28, 1982) was an American actress.
Albertson was born in Haverhill, Massachusetts, the daughter of Russian-born Jewish immigrants Flora Craft and Leo...
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Saul Alinsky
Saul David Alinsky (January 30, 1909 – June 12, 1972) was an American community organizer, and writer. He is generally considered to be the founder of modern community organizing. He is often noted fo...
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