Leonard Bernstein
Leonard Bernstein (/ˈbɜrnstaɪn/; August 25, 1918 – October 14, 1990) was an American composer, conductor, author, music lecturer, and pianist. He was among the first conductors born and educated ...
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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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Jakob Altenberg
Jakob Altenberg (1875–1944) was an Austrian businessman and picture frame dealer. Altenberg, who was Jewish by birth, was a business partner of the young Adolf Hitler in his Vienna period (1909–13), w...
Joel Engel (composer)
Joel (or Yoel) Engel (Russian: Юлий Дмитриевич (Йоэль) Энгель; Yuliy Dmitrievich (Yoel) Engel, 1868—1927) was a music critic, composer and one of the leading figures in the Jewish art music moveme...
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Gregori Warchavchik
Gregori I. Warchavchik (April 2, 1896 - July 27, 1972) was a Jewish-Brazilian architect.He was born in Odessa, Ukraine which was then a part of the Russian Empire, and died at São Paulo, Brazil. He ar...
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Sam Muchnick
Sam Muchnick (August 22, 1905 – December 30, 1998) was an American professional wrestling promoter from St. Louis, Missouri. He is often regarded as wrestling's equivalent of Pete Rozelle (the forward...
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Oz Almog
Oz Almog is an Israeli artist who was born on 15 April 1956, in Kfar Saba, Israel.
Oz Almog was born to a family of Russian/Ukrainian pioneers (Avrutzki) and Romanian/Russian immigrants (Abramovic...
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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 ...
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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...
Leoncio Basbaum
Leôncio Basbaum (1907–1969) was a Brazilian Marxist historian.Basbaum, the child of Jewish immigrants from Ukraine, was born and raised in the state of Pernambuco. He qualified as a medical doct...
Leslie Grade
Leslie Grade (born Laszlo (Lazarus) Winogradsky; 3 June 1916 – 15 October 1979) was a British theatrical talent agent. In 1943, he co-founded the Grade Organisation (also known as Lew a...
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 ...
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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...
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Boris Schnaiderman
Boris Schnaiderman is a Brazilian translator, writer and essayist.Born in Uman, in 1917 (year of the Russian Revolution), he went to Odessa when he had just more than one year, living there until he w...
Elisa Lispector
Elisa Lispector (born as Leah Pinkhasovna Lispector; July 24, 1911, Savran, Podolia – January 6, 1989, Rio de Janeiro) was a Brazilian novelist.She was the older sister of Clarice Lispector. The siste...
Joe Shuster
Joseph "Joe" Shuster (July 10, 1914 – July 30, 1992) was a Canadian-American comic book artist. He was best known for co-creating the DC Comics character Superman, with writer Jerry Siegel, first publ...
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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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Joachim Stutschewsky
Joachim-Yehoyachin Stutschewsky, (Hebrew: יהויכין סטוצ'בסקי‎, Russian: Иоахим Стучевский, b. 7 February 1891, Romni (Ukrainian: Romny), guberniya of Poltava, Ukraine - d. 14 November...
Débora Bloch
Débora Bloch (May 29, 1963 in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil) is a Brazilian actress. She is daughter of actor Jonas Bloch, and is descendant of Ukrainian Jewish immigrants.
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Dajos Béla
Dajos Béla (birth name Leon Golzmann, 19 December 1897 – 5 December 1978) was a Russian violinist and band-leader.
Golzmann was born in Kiev, now part of the Ukraine, of a Russian father and...
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Sheldon Adelson
Sheldon Gary Adelson (pronounced /ˈædəlsən/; born August 4, 1933) is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is the chairman and chief executive officer of the Las Vegas Sands C...
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