Kahn, architect* Morris Lapidus, architect* Daniel Libeskind, architect* Richard Meier, architect, Pritzker Prize (1984)* Robert Moses, urban planner* Richard Neutra, modernist architect* Robert A. Stern, architect Photographers* Diane Arbus, photographer* Eve Arnold, photojournalist* Richard Avedon, photographer* Margaret Bourke-White, photojournalist (half Jewish)* Robert Capa, war photographer* Alfred Eisenstaedt, photographer* Elliott Erwitt, photographer (half Jewish)* Robert Frank, photographer* Lee Friedlander, photographer* Nan Goldin, photographer* Philippe Halsman, photographer* Andrï¿½ Kertï¿½sz, photographer* William Klein, photographer* Annie Leibovitz, photographer* Helen Levitt, photographer* Linda Mc Cartney, photographer* Lisette Model, photographer (half Jewish)* Arnold Newman, photographer* Irving Penn, photographer* Man Ray, dadaist photographer* Herb Ritts, photographer* Joe Rosenthal, war photographer* Arthur Rothstein, photographer* David Seymour, photojournalist* Cindy Sherman, photographer* Aaron Siskind, photographer* Alfred Stieglitz, photographer* Paul Strand, photographer* Doris Ulmann, photographer* Weegee, photojournalist* Garry Winogrand, photographer Fashion designers* Gilbert Adrian, Hollywood fashion designer* Hattie Carnegie, fashion designer* Kenneth Cole, fashion designer* Pamela Dennis, fashion designer* Marc Ecko, fashion designer* Rudi Gernreich, fashion designer* Marc Jacobs, fashion designer* Alexander Julian, fashion designer (half Jewish)* Donna Karan, fashion designer* Calvin Klein, fashion designer* Michael Kors, fashion designer (half Jewish)* Estï¿½e Lauder, cosmeticist* Ralph Lauren, fashion designer, founder of Polo Ralph Lauren* Hinda Miller, inventor of the sports bra* Isaac Mizrahi, fashion designer* Robert Lee Morris, jewelry designer (half Jewish)* Norman Norell, fashion designer* Zac Posen, fashion designer* Charles Revson, cosmeticist* Ida Rosenthal, founder of Maidenform Brassieres* Helena Rubinstein, cosmeticist* Levi Strauss, clothing manufacturer* Pauline Trigï¿½re, fashion designer* Diane Von Furstenberg, fashion designer Cartoonists, animators, and comics writers* Ralph Bakshi, animator (Fritz the Cat, Lord of the Rings)* Brian Michael Bendis, comics book writer* Dave Berg, cartoonist* Al Capp, cartoonist (Li'l Abner)* Roz Chast, cartoonist (New Yorker)* Daniel Clowes, alternative comics writer (Ghost World)* Peter David, comics writer & "writer of stuff"* Will Eisner, comics artist (The Spirit)* Jules Feiffer, cartoonist* Bill Finger, comics artist (Batman)* Max Fleischer, animator (Popeye, Betty Boop)* Fritz Freleng, animator (Looney Tunes)* William Gaines, comics artist and MAD founder* Rube Goldberg, cartoonist* Al Hirschfeld, caricaturist* Nicole Hollander, cartoonist (Sylvia)* Bob Kane, comics artist (Batman)* Gil Kane, comics artist (Green Lantern)* Ben Katchor, comics writer (Julius Knipl)* Jack Kirby, comics artist (Captain America, Hulk)* Joe Kubert, comics artist* Harvey Kurtzman, comics artist and MAD editor* Stan Lee, comics artist (Spiderman, X-Men)* Martin Nodell, comics artist (Green Lantern)* Harvey Pekar, comix writer (American Splendor)* Trina Robbins, comix writer* Julius Schwartz, comic book and magazine editor* Joe Shuster, comics artist (Superman)* Jerome Siegel, comics artist (Superman)* Joe Simon, comics artist (Captain America)* Art Spiegelman, comix writer (Maus)* William Steig, cartoonist & children's writer* Saul Steinberg, cartoonist & illustrator* Mort Weisinger, comic book and magazine editor* Marv Wolfman, comic book writer Authors* Jessica Abel, comic book writer & artist* Kathy Acker, writer* Forrest J. List of Jewish American artists.Visual artists* Leonard Baskin, sculptor & graphic artist* Bernard Berenson, art critic* Wallace Berman, assemblage artist* Ross Bleckner, painter* Victor David Brenner, designer of the US penny* Judy Chicago, feminist painter* Jo Davidson, sculptor* Jim Dine, pop artist* Henry Dreyfuss, industrial designer* Jacob Epstein, UK-based sculptor* Helen Frankenthaler, abstract expressionist* Milton Glaser, graphic designer* Jack Goldstein, multi media* Leon Golub, political painter* Adolph Gottlieb, abstract exppresionist* Clement Greenberg, art critic* Philip Guston, abstract expressionist* Eva Hesse, minimalist sculptor* R. Kitaj, UK-based painter* Lee Krasner, abstract expressionist* Tamara de Lempicka, art deco painter (half Jewish)* Sol Le Witt, sculptor* Roy Lichtenstein, pop artist* Jacques Lipchitz, cubist sculptor* Morris Louis, abstract expressionist* Herb Lubalin, graphic designer* Peter Max, pop artist* Louise Nevelson, abstract expressionist sculptor* Barnett Newman, abstract expressionist* Paul Rand, graphic designer* Larry Rivers, pop artist* Susan Rothenberg, painter* Mark Rothko, abstract expressionist* Julian Schnabel, neo-expressionist* George Segal, pop art sculptor* Richard Serra, minimalist sculptor (half Jewish)* Ben Shahn, social realist painter* Nancy Spero, painter, collage artist* Max Weber, cubist painter Architects* Dankmar Adler, architect* Marcel Breuer, architect* Arnold Brunner, architect* Gordon Bunshaft, architect* Peter Eisenman, deconstructionist architect* Frank Gehry, architect, Pritzker Prize (1989)* Victor Gruen, father of the shopping mall* Frank Israel, architect* Albert Kahn, industrial architect* Louis I. Beagle, novelist* Saul Bellow, writer, Nobel Prize (1976)* Robert Bloch, science fiction author* Harold Bloom, literary critic* Judy Blume, children's author* Jane Bowles, writer & playwright* David Brin, science fiction author* Michael Chabon, novelist* Howard Chaykin, comic book writer* Peter David, comic book writer* E. Doctorow, writer* Harlan Ellison, 'speculative fiction' writer* Howard Fast, novelist* Raymond Federman, postmodernist writer* Edna Ferber, author* Jonathan Safran Foer, writer* Betty Friedan, writer* Kinky Friedman, crime writer & singer/songwriter* Neil Gaiman, science-fiction author & comic book writer* Natalie Goldberg, author & teacher* William Goldman, novelist & screenwriter* Joe Haldeman, science fiction author* Daniel Handler, writer* Joseph Heller, novelist* Mark Helprin, novelist* Erica Jong, author* Jonathan Kellerman, crime novelist* Cyril M.
Rubinstein, creator of Word Star (unconfirmed)* Jonathan Sachs, chief programmer on Lotus* Joshua Schachter, creator of us* Richard Stallman, programmer of Emacs, founder of GNU* Larry Tesler, creator of Gypsy* Dave Winer, content management, XML-RPC Media* Jack & Harry Cohn, co-founders of Columbia Pictures* Michael Eisner, head of The Walt Disney Company* William Fox, Joseph Schenk, co-founders of 20th Century Fox* Leonard Goldenson, head of ABC* Irving Kahn, co-founder of Tele Promp Ter* Carl Laemmle, founder of Universal Studios* Marcus Loew, Samuel Goldwyn, Louis B. Paley, head of CBS* Sumner Redstone, head of Viacom* Ralph Roberts, Daniel Aaron, Julian Brodsky, founders of Comcast* David Sarnoff, head of RCA* Robert Shaye, founder of New Line Cinema* Steven Spielberg, Jeffrey Katzenberg, David Geffen, founders of Dreamworks SKG* Harry, Albert, Sam & Jack Warner, founders of Warner Brothers* Bob & Harvey Weinstein, founders of Miramax* Adolph Zukor, founder of Paramount Pictures Publishing* Walter Annenberg, publisher & philanthropist* Bennett Cerf, founder of Random House (unconfirmed)* Hugo Gernsback, founder of Amazing Stories (unconfirmed)* Katharine Graham, former head of the Washington Post (Jewish father)* Alfred & Blanche Knopf, founders of Knopf Publishing* Samuel Irving Newhouse, founder of Advance Publications* Adolph Ochs, former head of the New York Times* Joseph Pulitzer, publisher (Jewish father)* Barney Rossett, founder of Grove Press (Jewish father)* Richard L. Renï¿½e Richards, tennis player* Dick Savitt, tennis player* Mike Yellen, racquetball player Track and Field* Lillian Copeland, Olympic field athlete (2g1s)* Doug Heir, Paralympic athlete (6g2s2b)* Deena Kastor, long-distance runner* Abel Kiviat, middle-distance runner* Lon Myers, 19th century running champion* Myer Prinstein, Olympic jumper (4g1s) Finance* Michael Bloomberg, founder of Bloomberg, mayor of New York, philanthropist* Eli & Edythe Broad, business leader & philanthropists* Marcus Goldman & Samuel Sachs, founders of Goldman Sachs* Guggenheim family, business leaders, philanthropists & art patrons* Alexandre, Simon & Elie Lazard, founders of Lazard* Henry, Emanuel & Henry Lehman, founders of Lehman Brothers* Michael Milken, junk bond king, fraudster & philanthropist* Roy Neuberger, financier & art dealer* Jacob Schiff, financier & philanthropist* Muriel Siebert, first woman to purchase a seat on NYSE* George Soros, financier & philanthropist* Sandy Weill, ex-CEO of Citigroup, philanthropist Retail and rental* Max Azria, founder of BCBG* Arthur Blank & Bernie Marcus, founders of Home Depot, philanthropists* Nehemiah Cohen & Samuel Lehrman, founders of Giant Food* Isaac & Bernard Gimbel, founders of Gimbel's, Saks Fifth Avenue* John Hertz, founder of Yellow Cab, owner of The Hertz Corporation (unconfirmed)* Sidney Kimmel, retailer & philanthropist* Ralph Lauren, founder of Polo Ralph Lauren, acquired Club Monaco May 1999* Paul, Georges, Maurice & Armand Marciano, founders of Marciano and GUESS* Morris Markin, founder of Checker Cabs* David May, founder of May Department Stores* Joe, Ralph & Avi Nakash, founders of Jordache* Al Neiman, Carrie Neiman & Herbert Marcus, founders of Neiman-Marcus* Julius Rosenwald, head of Sears & Roebuck, philanthropist* Isador Straus, head of Macy's, Titanic victim* Nathan Swartz, founder of Timberland* Leslie Wexner, founder of Limited Brands, Victoria's Secret* Mel Ziegler, Pat Ziegler & Bill Rosenzweig, founders of Banana Republic Toys* Beatrice Alexander, founder of the Alexander Doll Company* Ralph Baer, inventor of the games console* Joshua Lionel Cowen, toy train manufacturer, founder of Lionel Corporation* Maurice Greenberg, founder of Coleco* Nathan Greenman, toy manufacturer* Ruth Handler, inventor of Barbie, founder of Mattel* Henry & Helal Hassenfeld, founders of Hasbro* Charles Lazarus, founder of Toys R Us* Rose & Morris Michtom, inventors of the teddy bear* David Rosen, founder of SEGA (unconfirmed) Confectionery* Louis Auster, inventor of egg cream* Burton Baskin & Irving Robbins, founders of Baskin Robbins* Ben Cohen & Jerry Greenfield, founders of Ben & Jerry's* Joseph Friedman, inventor of the flexistraw* Hyman Golden, Arnold Greenberg & Leonard Marsh, founders of Snapple* Herb Hyman, founder of The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf* Charles Lubin, founder of Sara Lee* Reuben Mattus, founder of Hï¿½agen-Dazs* Bill Rosenberg, founder of Dunkin' Donuts* Howard Schultz, head of Starbucks Electronics* Beny Alagem, founder of Packard Bell* Michael Dell, founder of Dell, philanthropist* Donna Dubinsky, co-founder of Palm Computing* Lee Felsenstein, moderator of the Homebrew Computer Club* Andrew Grove, co-founder of Intel* Eugene Kleiner, co-founder of Fairchild Semiconductor, venture capitalist* Jaron Lanier, virtual reality products* Arthur Rock, hi-tech venture capitalist (Intel, Apple)* Ben Rosen, hi-tech venture capitalist (Compaq, Lotus)* Jack Tramiel, founder of Commodore International* Andrew Viterbi & Irwin Jacobs, founders of Qualcomm Software and Internet* Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft (Jewish mother)* Dan Bernstein, creator of qmail (unconfirmed)* Dan Bricklin & Bob Frankston, creators of Visicalc* Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google* Bram Cohen, creator of Bit Torrent (unconfirmed)* Mark Cuban, founder of Broadcast.com, owner of the Dallas Mavericks* Larry Ellison, founder of Oracle* Rob Glaser, founder of Real Networks* Andy Hertzfeld, programmer on Mac OS* Larry Kaplan, co-founder of Activision* Mitch Kapor, founder of Lotus Software, co-founder of EFF* Raymond Kurzweil, artificial intelligence software* Phil Katz, creator of PKZip* Leslie Lamport, initial developer of La Te X* Max Levchin, founder of Pay Pal* Elias Levy (aka Aleph One), long-time moderator of Bugtraq* Jef Raskin, interface designer for Apple Macintosh* Seymour I.Saul Hudson) (half-Jewish)* Guster - Ryan Miller, Adam Gardner, Brian Rosenworcel* Heartbreakers - Richard Hell* The Hooters - Rob Hyman, Eric Bazilian* Incubus - Mike Einziger* J.Geils Band - Peter Wolf, Stephen Bladd, Magic Dick, Seth Justman, Danny Klein* Jane's Addiction - Eric Avery, Perry Farrell, Stephen Perkins* Jefferson Airplane - Marty Balin, Jorma Kaukonen (both half Jewish) Paul Kantner * KISS - Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Bruce Kulick* The Last - Dave Nazworthy* Letters to Cleo - Michael Eisenstein* Linkin Park - Brad Delson, Rob Bourdon* Liquid Tension Experiment - Mike Portnoy, Jordan Rudess* Los Lobos - Steve Berlin* The Mamas & the Papas - Cass Elliot* Maroon 5 - Adam Levine* Matchbox Twenty - Brian Yale, Adam Gaynor* Megadeth - Dave Mustaine, Marty Friedman* The Mighty Mighty Bosstones - Joe Gittleman* The Modern Lovers - Jonathan Richman* Moldy Peaches - Adam Green* Morphine - Mark Sandman* Mothers of Invention - Howard Kaylan, Mark Volman (Volman half Jewish)* Mountain - Leslie West (also Canadian Corky Laing)* New York Dolls - David Johansen (Jewish mother), Arthur Kane, Sylvain Sylvain* NOFX - Fat Mike, Eric Melvin* Patti Smith group - Lenny Kaye, Richard Sohl* Paul Butterfield Blues Band - Mike Bloomfield* Peter, Paul and Mary - Peter Yarrow* Phish - Jon Fishman, Mike Gordon* Porno for Pyros - Perry Farrell, Stephen Perkins* Quicksilver Messenger Service - David Freiberg* Rage Against the Machine - Brad Wilk* The Ramones - Joey Ramone, Tommy Ramone* The Raspberries - Eric Carmen* Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Hillel Slovak* Scissor Sisters - Babydaddy* The Shangri-Las - Mary Weiss, Elizabeth "Betty" Weiss, Marguerite "Marge" Ganser, Mary Ann Ganser* Simon and Garfunkel - Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel* Sleater-Kinney - Carrie Brownstein, Janet Weiss* Soul Coughing - Yuval Gabay* Sparks - Ron Mael, Russell Mael* Spin Doctors - Chris Barron, Eric Schenkman, Aaron Comess* Steely Dan - Donald Fagen* The Strokes - Nick Valensi* Television - Richard Hell, Tom Verlaine (Verlaine half-Jewish)* Tenacious D - Jack Black* Toad the Wet Sprocket - Glen Phillips* Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers - Howie Epstein, Sam Lynch* The Turtles - Howard Kaylan, Mark Volman (Volman half Jewish)* Twisted Sister - Dee Snider, Jay Jay French (Snider Jewish father)* The United States of America - Dorothy Moskowitz* Van Halen - David Lee Roth* Velvet Underground - Lou Reed* Veruca Salt - Nina Gordon, Jim Shapiro* The Voidoids - Richard Hell* The Wallflowers - Jakob Dylan, Rami Jaffe, Greg R ichling* Was (Not Was) - David Was, Don Was* The Weavers - Ronnie Gilbert, Fred Hellerman* Ween - Gene Ween* Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Brian Chase* Yo La Tengo - Ira Kaplan* Youth Brigade - Adam Stern, Mark Stern, Shawn Stern Jazz musicans* Joey Baron, jazz drummer* Jay Beckenstein, Dave Samuels, members of Spyro Gyra* Bob Berg, jazz saxophonist* Jane Ira Bloom, jazz saxophonist* Michael Brecker, jazz saxophonist* Randy Brecker, jazz trumpeter* Bob Brozman, blues musician* Uri Caine, jazz pianist* Popa Chubby, blues singer* Peter Cincotti, jazz pianist, singer (Jewish mother)* Harry Connick, Jr., jazz pianist, singer (Jewish mother)* Eddie Daniels, jazz clarinetist* Bela Fleck, bluegrass musician* Dave Frishberg, jazz pianist, singer/songwriter* Stan Getz, jazz saxophonist* Benny Goodman, jazz clarinetist* David Grisman, bluegrass musician* Fred Hersch, jazz pianist* Lee Konitz, jazz saxophonist* Steve Lacy, jazz saxophonist* Mark Levine, jazz pianist, valve trombonist, teacher* Mike Mainieri, jazz vibraphonist* Herbie Mann, jazz flautist* Shelly Manne, jazz drummer* Mezz Mezzrow, jazz clarinetist* Alan Paul, Janis Siegel, members of The Manhattan Transfer* Joshua Redman, jazz saxophonist (Jewish mother)* Buddy Rich, jazz drummer (Jewish father)* Red Rodney, jazz trumpeter* Raymond Scott, jazz musician & inventor* Willie "The Lion" Smith, jazz pianist* Artie Shaw, jazz clarinetist* Ben Sidran, jazz pianist & producer* Mel Torme, jazz singer* John Zorn, jazz saxophonist Classical* Larry Adler, harmonica player* Vladimir Ashkenazi, pianist (Jewish father)* Joshua Bell, violinist (Jewish mother)* Leon Botstein, conductor, academic* Yefim Bronfman, pianist* Sergiu Comissiona, conductor* Antal Dorati, conductor* Mischa Elman, violinist* Arthur Fiedler, conductor* Leon Fleisher, pianist* Richard Goode, pianist* Gary Graffman, pianist* Jascha Heifetz, violinist* Vladimir Horowitz, pianist* Eugene Istomin, pianist (Jewish mother)* Byron Janis, pianist* Otto Klemperer, conductor* Fritz Kreisler, violinist (Jewish father)* Wanda Landowska, harpsichordist* James Levine, conductor* George London, baritone* William Kapell, pianist* Lorin Maazel, conductor* Yehudi Menuhin, violinist* Nathan Milstein, violinist* Pierre Monteux, conductor* Eugene Ormandy, conductor* Jan Peerce, tenor* Murray Perahia, pianist* Andrï¿½ Previn, conductor* Fritz Reiner, conductor* Leonard Rose, cellist* Arthur Rubinstein, pianist* Peter Serkin, pianist (Jewish father)* Rudolf Serkin, pianist* Beverly Sills, soprano* Leonard Slatkin, conductor* Georg Solti, conductor* Janos Starker, cellist* Isaac Stern, violinist* George Szell, conductor* Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor* Rosalyn Tureck, harpsichordist* Bertram Turetzky, contrabassist* Bruno Walter, conductor* Paul Wittgenstein, pianist* David Zinman, conductor Producers etc.* Herb Alpert, co-founder of A&M Records* Ralph Bass, R&B producer* Brian Brater & Jarret Meyer, founders of Rawkus Records* Leonard & Phil Chess, founders of Chess Records* Hilly Crystal, founder of CBGB's* Clive Davis, founder of Arista Records* Richard Foos, founder of Rhino Records* Alan Freed, DJ & music promoter* Milt Gabler, founder of Commodore Records* David Geffen, founder of Geffen Records* Danny Goldberg, founder of Artemis Records* Bill Graham, concert promoter* Norman Granz, founder of Verve Records* Brett Gurewitz, founder of Epitaph Records* Jac Holzman, founder of Elektra Records* Alfred Lion & Frank Wolff, founders of Blue Note Records* Richard Meltzer, rock critic* Eddie, Leo & Ira Messner, founders of Aladdin Records* Irving Mills, producer, manager & writer* Syd Nathan, founder of King Records* Mo Ostin, record executive* Sandy Pearlman, producer, manager & writer* Hilary Rosen, head of the RIAA* Rick Rubin, founder of Def Jam* Art Rupe, founder of Specialty Records* Mickey Ruskin, founder of Max's Kansas City* Phil Spector, producer, writer & murder suspect* Scott Storch, hip hop producer* Jerry Wexler, partner in Atlantic Records* Max Yasgur, owner of the Woodstock farm Songwriters* Burt Bacharach & Hal David, songwriters* Jeff Barry & Ellie Greenwich, songwriters* Alan & Marilyn Bergman, songwriters* Bert Berns, songwriter* Linda Creed, songwriter* Sammy Fain & Paul Francis Webster, songwriters* Norman Gimbel, songwriter* Gerry Goffin & Carole King, songwriters* Joel Hirschhorn & Al Kasha, songwriters* Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller, songwriters* Jay Livingston & Ray Evans, songwriters* Johnny Mandel, songwriter* Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil, songwriters* Johnny Marks, songwriter* Abel Meeropol, composer of Strange Fruit* Randy Newman, songwriter, singer* Mitchell Parish, lyricist* Doc Pomus & Mort Shuman, songwriters* David Rose, pop composer* Carole Bayer Sager, lyricist* P. Sloan, songwriter, singer* Billy Steinberg, songwriter* Jim Steinman, songwriter* Albert Von Tilzer, songwriter* Diane Warren, songwriter* George David Weiss, songwriter Musicals writers* Richard Adler & Jerry Ross, composer & lyricist* Lynn Ahrens, lyricist* Harold Arlen, composer* Irving Berlin, composer & lyricist* Jerry Bock & Sheldon Harnick, composer & lyricist* Jason Robert Brown, composer & lyricist* Sammy Cahn, lyricist* Cy Coleman, composer* Betty Comden & Adolph Green, lyricists* Dorothy Fields, composer* William Finn, composer & lyricist* Rudolf Friml, operetta composer* George & Ira Gershwin, composer & lyricist* Adam Guettel, composer & lyricist* Marvin Hamlisch, composer* Oscar Hammerstein, lyricist (Jewish father)* Yip Harburg, lyricist* Lorenz Hart, lyricist* Jerry Herman, composer & lyricist* Jerome Kern, composer* John Kander & Fred Ebb, composer & lyricist* Burton Lane, composer* Jonathan Larson, composer & lyricist* Carolyn Leigh, lyricist* Mitch Leigh, composer* Alan Jay Lerner, lyricist* Frank Loesser, composer & lyricist* Frederick Loewe, composer (half Jewish)* Alan Menken & Howard Ashman, composer & lyricist* Bob Merrill, composer & lyricist* Sigmund Romberg, composer* Mary Rodgers, composer* Richard Rodgers, composer* Stephen Schwartz, composer & lyricist* Robert & Richard Sherman, composers &lyricists* Stephen Sondheim, composer & lyricist* Charles Strouse & Lee Adams, composer & lyricist* Jule Styne, composer* Kurt Weill, composer* Maury Yeston, composer & lyricist Classical composers* David Amram, composer* Milton Babbitt, composer* Arthur Berger, composer* Leonard Bernstein, composer* Marc Blitzstein, composer* Ernest Bloch, composer* Henry Brant, composer* Aaron Copland, composer* Richard Danielpour, composer* Mario Davidovsky, composer* David Diamond, composer* Jacob Druckman, composer* Morton Feldman, composer* Lukas Foss, composer* George Gershwin, composer* Philip Glass, composer* Louis Moreau Gottschalk, composer (Jewish father)* Morton Gould, composer* Aaron Jay Kernis, composer* Leon Kirchner, composer* Leo Ornstein, composer* George Perle, composer* Shulamit Ran, composer* Steve Reich, composer* George Rochberg, composer* Arnold Schoenberg, composer* William Schuman, composer* Ernst Toch, composer Film composers* Elmer Bernstein, film composer* Danny Elfman, film composer* Elliot Goldenthal, film composer* Jerry Goldsmith, film composer* Bernard Herrmann, film composer* James Horner, film composer* Michael Kamen, film composer* Erich Wolfgang Korngold, film composer* Alfred Newman, film composer* Thomas Newman, film composer (Jewish father)* Alex North, film composer* David Raksin, film composer* Leonard Rosenman, film composer* Marc Shaiman, film composer* Max Steiner, film composer* Dimitri Tiomkin, film composer* Franz Waxman, film composer* Victor Young, film composer Film directors* Woody Allen, Oscar-winning director, actor* Jack Arnold, director* Darren Aronofsky, director (Jewish father)* Peter Bogdanovich, director (Jewish mother)* James L.Search the BC Genealogical Society’s main Library catalogue using authors’ names, titles, call numbers, subject headings, or other keywords.
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Herskovits, anthropologist* Lenore Jacobson, experimental sociologist* Evelyn Fox Keller, science & gender theorist* Irving Kristol, neoconservative* Paul Lazarsfeld, sociologist* Seymour Martin Lipset, political sociologist* Robert Lowie, anthropologist* Herbert Marcuse, sociologist, New Left figurehead* Robert King Merton, sociologist* Ashley Montagu, anthropologist* Paul Radin, anthropologist* David Riesman, sociologist* Robert Rosenthal, experimental sociologist* Marshall Sahlins, anthropologist* David Schneider, cultural anthropologist* Alfred Schï¿½tz, sociologist & philosopher* Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, queer theorist* Louis Wirth, sociologist* Eric Wolf, anthropologist* Milford H.
Contents[hide]* 1 Baseball* 2 Basketball* 3 Boxing* 4 Chess* 5 Football* 6 Golf* 7 Hockey* 8 Mind sports* 9 Miscellaneous* 10 Motor sports* 11 Poker* 12 Power sports* 13 Skating sports* 14 Soccer* 15 Swimming* 16 Tennis and racquet sports* 17 Track and Field* 18 Finance* 19 Retail and rental* 20 Toys* 21 Confectionery* 22 Electronics* 23 Software and Internet* 24 Media* 25 Publishing* 26 Advertising* 27 Visual artists* 28 Architects* 29 Photographers* 30 Fashion designers* 31 Cartoonists, animators, and comics writers* 32 Authors* 33 Poets* 34 Playwrights* 35 Journalists* 36 Solo musicians* 37 Band musicians* 38 Jazz musicans* 39 Classical* 40 Producers etc.* 41 Songwriters* 42 Musicals writers* 43 Classical composers* 44 Film composers* 45 Film directors* 46 Film actors* 47 Television actors* 48 TV and radio presenters* 49 Producers and creators* 50 Comedians* 51 Theatre* 52 Magicians* 53 Dance* 54 Models* 55 Philosophers* 56 Social and Political Scientists* 57 Linguists* 58 Psychologists* 59 Economists* 60 Historians* 61 Physicists* 62 Chemists* 63 Biologists and physicians* 64 Mathematicians* 65 Computer scientists* 66 Inventorso 66.1 Presidential candidateso 66.2 Cabinet memberso 66.3 Senatorso 66.4 Representativeso 66.5 Governorso 66.6 Mayors * 67 Jurists, economists and military peopleo 67.1 Supreme Courto 67.2 Lawyerso 67.3 Economistso 67.4 Military * 68 Activistso 68.1 Social leaderso 68.2 Political and civil rights activistso 68.3 Anti-racismo 68.4 Feminism and gay rightso 68.5 Health and environment * 69 Controversialo 69.1 Criminalso 69.2 Other Baseball* Brad Ausmus, baseball player (Jewish mother)* Bo Belinsky, baseball player (Jewish mother)* Moe Berg, baseball player & spy* Ron Blomberg, baseball player, MLB's first designated hitter* Lou Boudreau, baseball player, MVP 1948, Ho F (Jewish mother)* Barney Dreyfuss, co-founder of the World Series* Shawn Green, baseball player* Hank Greenberg, baseball player, MVP 1935/1940, Ho F* Ken Holtzman, baseball player* Gabe Kapler, baseball player* Sandy Koufax, baseball player, MVP 1963, Ho F* Mike Lieberthal, baseball player (Jewish father)* Levi Meyerle, credited with first double and triple (1876)* Marvin Miller, first director of the MLBPA* Buddy Myer, baseball player* Lip Pike, 19th century player* Al Rosen, baseball player, MVP 1953* Bud Selig, baseball commissioner* Steve Stone, baseball player* Kevin Youkilis, baseball player Basketball* Red Auerbach, basketball coach, Ho F* Senda Berenson, educator & sportswoman, Ho F* Sue Bird, basketball player (Jewish father)* Larry Brown, basketball coach* Marty Friedman, basketball player, Ho F* Eddie Gottlieb, NBA co-founder, Ho F* Nat Holman, basketball player & coach, Ho F* Red Holzman, basketball coach, Ho F* Nancy Lieberman, basketball player, Ho F* Harry Litwack, basketball coach, Ho F* Maurice Podoloff, basketball commissioner, Ho F* Abe Saperstein, creator of the Harlem Globetrotters, Ho F* Dolph Schayes, basketball player, Ho F* Ossie Schectman, scored first basket of NBA (1946)* Barney Sedran, basketball player, Ho F* David Stern, basketball commissioner Boxing* Ray Arcel, boxing trainer, Ho F* Bob Arum, boxing promoter, Ho F* Abe Attell, world featherweight champion, Ho F* Benny Bass, world featherweight champion, Ho F* Samuel Berger, first Olympic heavyweight champion* Joe Choynski, heavyweight fighter, Ho F* Charley Goldman, boxing trainer, Ho F* Mike Jacobs, boxing promoter, Ho F* Jackie Kallen, boxing promoter* Louis Kid Kaplan, world featherweight champion, Ho F* Benny Leonard, world lightweight champion, Ho F* Battling Levinsky, world light-heavyweight champion, Ho F* Jill Matthews, world junior-flyweight champion* Dana Rosenblatt, world middleweight champion* Maxie Rosenbloom, world light-heavyweight champion, Ho F* Barney Ross, world lightweight and welterweight champion, Ho F* Mike Rossman, world light-heavyweight champion (Jewish mother)* Lew Tendler, the "greatest southpaw in ring history", Ho F Chess* Lev Alburt, US Chess Champion, Ho F* Joel Benjamin, US Chess Champion* Hans Berliner, World Postal Chess Champion, Ho F* Arthur Bisguier, US Chess Champion, Ho F* Arnold Denker, US Chess Champion, Ho F* Roman Dzindzichashvili, US Chess Champion* Esther Epstein, US Women's Chess Champion* Larry Evans, US Chess Champion, Ho F* Reuben Fine, chess grandmaster, Ho F* Bobby Fischer, US & World Chess Champion, Ho F (Jewish mother & alleged Jewish father; does not identify, and is in fact an outspoken anti-Semite)* Gisela Gresser, US Women's Chess Champion, Ho F* Boris Gulko, US Chess Champion* Israel Horowitz, chess player, Ho F* Isaac Kashdan, chess grandmaster, Ho F* George Koltanowski, chess grandmaster, Ho F* Irina Levitina, US Women's Chess Champion & bridge champion* Fred Reinfeld, chess writer, Ho F* Samuel Reshevsky, US Chess Champion, Ho F* Herman Steiner, US Chess Champion* Wilhelm Steinitz, World Chess Champion, Ho F* Michael Wilder, US Chess Champion Football* Lyle Alzado, football player* Harris Barton, football player* Al Davis, football coach, PFHo F* Jay Fiedler, football player* Benny Friedman, football player, PFHo F, CFHo F* Sid Gillman, football coach, PFHo F, CFHo F* Marshall Goldberg, football player, CFHo F* Marv Levy, footbal coach, PFHo F* Benny Lom, football player* Sid Luckman, football player, PFHo F, CFHo F* Ron Mix, football player, PFHo F* Igor Olshansky, football player Golf* Amy Alcott, golfer* Bruce Fleisher, golfer* Jonathan Kaye, golfer* Cristie Kerr, golfer (Jewish father)* Morgan Pressel, golfer Hockey* Gary Bettman, NHL commissioner* Sara De Costa, hockey player* Jeff Halpern, hockey player* Mathieu Schneider, hockey player Mind sports* Billy Eisenberg, bridge & backgammon champion* Charles Goren, bridge player & writer* Oswald Jacoby, bridge & backgammon champion* Joel Sherman, scrabble champion Miscellaneous* Alan Gelfand, skateboarder, Ollie inventor* Albert Axelrod, fencer* Gary Auerbach, frisbee champion* Sidney Franklin, bullfighter* Vic Hershkowitz, handball champion* Marshall Holman, bowling champion* Jimmy Jacobs, handball champion, boxing coach* Sada Jacobson, fencer* Mark Roth, bowling champion* Kerri Strug, gymnast Motor sports* Kenny Bernstein, drag racer* Paul Newman, auto racer & team owner (Jewish father)* Peter Revson, F1 racer* Mauri Rose, Indy 500 racer Poker* Mickey Appleman, poker champion (4 WSOP bracelets)* Lyle Berman, poker player & business executive (3 WSOP bracelets)* Barry Greenstein, poker player & philanthropist (1 WSOP braclet)* Perry Green, poker player (3 WSOP bracelets)* Jay Heimowitz, poker player (6 WSOP bracelets)* Howard Lederer & Annie Duke, poker players (2 & 1 WSOP bracelets) (unconfirmed)* Mike "The Mouth" Matusow, poker player (2 WSOP bracelets)* David Sklansky, poker player & author (3 WSOP bracelets) (unconfirmed)* Jack Straus, poker player (2 WSOP bracelets, 1 championship)* Stu Ungar, poker player (5 WSOP bracelets, 3 championships) Power sports* Isaac Berger, Olympic weightlifter (1g2s)* Bill Goldberg, professional wrestler* Scott Levy, professional wrestler (Raven)* Dean Malenko, professional wrestler* Amy Weisberger, powerlifter* Henry Wittenberg, Olympic wrestler (1g1s) Skating sports* Sasha Cohen, figure skater* Scott Cohen, free skating champion* Aaron Feinberg, rollerblading champion* Sarah Hughes, figure skating champion (Jewish mother)* Irving Jaffee, speed skating champion Soccer* Yari Allnut, soccer player* Jeff Agoos, soccer player* Dan Calichman, soccer player* Don Garber, soccer comissioner* Shep Messing, soccer player* Sara Whalen, soccer player* Ethan Zohn, soccer player Swimming* Tiffany Cohen, Olympic swimmer (2g)* Anthony Ervin, Olympic swimmer (1g1s) (Jewish mother)* Lenny Krayzelburg, Olympic swimmer (3g)* Jason Lezak, Olympic swimmer (2g1s1b)* Keena Rothhammer, Olympic swimmer (1g1s)* Mark Spitz, Olympic swimmer (9g1s1b)* Dara Torres, Olympic swimmer (4g1s4b) (Jewish father) Tennis and racquet sports* Joey Cornblit, jai-alai player* Brad Gilbert, tennis player & coach* Brian Gottfried, tennis player* Marty Hogan, racquetball player* Aaron Krickstein, tennis player* Victor Niederhoffer, squash player* Dr.
Here is a list of some prominent Jewish Americans, arranged by field of activity.
Brooks, Oscar-winning director, producer* Mel Brooks, director* Richard Brooks, director* William Castle, director* Coen Brothers, directors* Rob Cohen, director, producer* George Cukor, Oscar-winning director* Michael Curtiz, Oscar-winning director* Jules Dassin, director* Cecil B.