Eliezer Ronen
Eliezer Ronen (Hebrew: אליעזר רונן‎, born Eliezer Rosenfeld on 24 September 1931) is a former Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for the Alignment and Mapam between 197...
Francisco Guevara
Francisco Jose Guevara (Puebla, 1978) is a Mexican visual artist and curator, descended from Converso families from Zacatecas and families from Puebla and Oaxaca. Guevara is especially known for crea...
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Arturo Ripstein
Arturo Ripstein y Rosen (born December 13, 1943) is a Mexican film director.
Ripstein got his break into movies working as an uncredited assistant director for Luis Buñuel. In 1965, he directed h...
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Alejandro Zohn
Alejandro Zohn (born Alexander Zohn; born 8 August 1930, in Vienna - 2000, in Guadalajara) was a Mexican architect. He was a Holocaust survivor who grew up in Western Mexico.Alejandro Zohn studied at ...
Fanny Rabel
Fanny Rabel (August 27, 1922 in Poland – November 25, 2008 in Mexico City), born Fanny Rabinovich,was a Polish-born Mexican artist who is considered to be the first modern female muralist and on...
Isaac Saba Raffoul
Isaac Saba Raffoul (October 17, 1923 – July 27, 2008) was a Mexican businessman of Syrian origin; his father emigrated from Aleppo, Syria to Veracruz, Mexico where he started a rag business which the ...
Enrique Krauze
Enrique Krauze Kleinbort (b. September 16, 1947 in Mexico City), widely known as Enrique Krauze, is a Mexican public intellectual, historian, essayist, critic, producer, and publisher. He has written ...
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Binyamin Temkin
Dr Binyamin "Benny" Temkin (Hebrew: בנימין טמקין‎, born 7 March 1945) is an Israeli former politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Meretz between 1992 and 1996.
Born in Mont...
List of Mexican Jews
The Jewish population of Latin America has risen to more than 500,000 — more than half of whom live in Argentina, with large communities also present in Brazil and Mexico.In Mexico, Mexico City has th...
Condesa
Condesa or La Condesa is a district in the Cuauhtémoc Borough of Mexico City, south of the Zona Rosa and 4 to 5 km west of the Zócalo, the city's main square. It consists of three colonias or officia...
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Luis de Carabajal the younger
Luis de Carabajal the younger (d. December 8, 1596, Mexico City), son of Doña Francisca Nuñez de Carabajal and nephew of Luis de Carabajal y Cueva, governor of Nuevo León, was the first Jewish author ...
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Pedro Friedeberg
Pedro Friedeberg (January 11, 1936-) is a Mexican artist and designer known for his surrealist work filled with lines colors and ancient and religious symbols. His best known piece is the “Hand-Chair”...
Gregorio Walerstein
Gregorio Walerstein Weinstock (22 February 1913 – 24 January 2002) was a Mexican film producer and screenwriter of Jewish descent. He produced 193 films between 1941 and 1989. His productions in...
Senya Fleshin
Senya Fleshin (19 December 1894, Kiev, Russian Empire – 19 June 1981, Mexico City, Mexico) was an anarchist and photographer.
Senya Fleshin was born in Kiev on 19 December 1894. When he was sixtee...
Luis de Carabajal y Cueva
Luis de Carabajal y Cueva (sometimes Luis de Carvajal y de la Cueva; c. 1539 – 1595) was a Spanish-Portuguese adventurer, slave-trader, and governor of Nuevo León, Mexico. He headed a family of ...
Marcos Moshinsky
Marcos Moshinsky Borodiansky (1921–2009) was a Mexican physicist of Ukrainian-Jewish origin whose work in the field of elementary particles won him the Prince of Asturias Prize for Scientific and Tech...
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Polanco, Mexico City
Polanco is an upscale area in the Miguel Hidalgo borough of Mexico City, located north of Chapultepec Park and consisting of five official neighborhoods ("colonias"). Some of the wealthiest families ...
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Emmanuel Lubezki
Emmanuel Lubezki Morgenstern, A.S.C., A.M.C. ([emaˈnwel luˈβeski]; born 1964), better known as Emmanuel Lubezki, is a Mexican cinematographer. He sometimes goes by the name Chivo, which means goat. He...
Wolf Ruvinskis
Wolf Ruvinskis (October 31, 1921 – November 9, 1999), born Wolf Ruvinskis Manevics, was a naturalized Mexican actor and Luchador, or professional wrestler. He was married three times, to Beatriz Perez...
Israel Jaitovich
Israel Jaitovich (born 12 August 1969, Mexico City) is a Premios TVyNovelas award-winning Mexican actor, producer, writer and racing car driver. He produced and co-hosted the Televisa variety series D...
Mollie Steimer
Mollie (or Molly) Steimer (Russian: Молли Штеймер; November 21, 1897 – July 23, 1980) was born as Marthe Alperine in Tsarist Russia. She immigrated to the United States with her family at th...
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Ilan Stavans
Ilan Stavans (born Ilan Stavchansky on April 7, 1961, in Mexico City) is a Mexican-American, essayist, lexicographer, cultural commentator, translator, short-story author, publisher, TV personality, a...
Tecamachalco, State of Mexico
Tecamachalco is the common name for a Mexico City suburban neighborhood, colonia Lomas de Tecamachalco, which forms part of the city of Naucalpan, in Naucalpan and Huixquilucan municipalities, in the ...
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Franz Mayer
Franz Mayer Traumann, better known as Franz Mayer (1882, Mannheim, Germany – 1975, Mexico) was a Jewish German-Mexican financier, photographer and collector, and the founder of the Franz Mayer Museum ...
Ari Borovoy
Ari Borovoy (born May 29, 1979, in Mexico City) is a founding member of the Latin music children's group La Onda Vaselina, which evolved into the successful Latin pop group OV7. As a songwriter, he h...