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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K.d. lang
Kathryn Dawn Lang, OC (born November 2, 1961), known by her stage name k.d. lang, is a Canadian pop and country singer-songwriter and occasional actress.Lang has won both Juno Awards and Grammy Awards...
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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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Olga Lowe
Olga Lowe (14 September 1919 – 2 September 2013) was a South African-born British film, stage and television actress. She made her film debut in an uncredited role in the 1949 film Trottie True. Her m...
Sasha Roiz
Sasha Roiz (born October 21, 1973) is an Israeli-Canadian actor. He is best known for his portrayals of Sam Adama in the science fiction television series Caprica, and Captain Sean Renard in the Ameri...
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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...
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...
Ossip Runitsch
Ossip Iliych Runitsch (Russian: Осип Ильич Рунич; [ˈosʲɪp ɪˈlʲjitɕ rʊˈnʲitɕ]; 1889 – April 6, 1947) was a Russian silent film actor,producer and stage director.He was one of the big...
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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...
Mauritz Stiller
Mauritz Stiller (17 July 1883 – 18 November 1928) was a Finnish-Swedish film director, best known for discovering Greta Garbo and bringing her to America.Stiller had been a pioneer of the Swedis...
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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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Victor Garber
Victor Joseph Garber (born March 16, 1949) is a Canadian film, stage and television actor and singer. He is known for playing Jesus in Godspell, John Wilkes Booth in Assassins, Jack Bristow in the tel...
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Socalled
Josh Dolgin, better known by his stage name Socalled, is a Canadian rapper and record producer, known for his eclectic mix of hip hop, klezmer, and other styles such as drum & bass and folk music...
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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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