Seymour, David (Chim)

(1911-56)
   American news photographer. He was the son of a Warsaw publisher of Hebrew and Yiddish books. He studied in Leipzig, and covered the Spanish Civil War. He later joined Robert Capa and Cartier-Bresson to form Magnum Photos in Paris.

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  • Seymour, David (Chim) — (1911–56)    US photographer. Chim, as he was always known, was an international news photographer of the first rank. The son of a Warsaw publisher of Hebrew and Yiddish books, he studied photography in Leipzig, and first became famous through… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • SEYMOUR, DAVID — (Chim; 1911–1956), U.S. photographer. Chim was born in Warsaw, where his father was a pioneer Hebrew and Yiddish publisher. He studied photography and the graphic arts at the Leipzig Academy. In 1931 he moved to Paris, where he shared a studio… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Seymour, David — ▪ American photographer original name  David Szymin  pseudonym  Chim   born November 20, 1911, Warsaw, Poland, Russian Empire [now in Poland] died November 10, 1956, near Suez Canal, Egypt  Polish born American photojournalist who is best known… …   Universalium

  • Chim — David Robert Seymour auch unter seinem Pseudonym Chim bekannt (* 20. November als David Robert Szymin 1911 in Warschau; † 10. November 1956 in El Quantara Ägypten) war ein polnischer Fotograf und Gründungsmitglied der Fotoagentur MAGNUM. Leben… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • David Robert Seymour — auch unter seinem Pseudonym Chim bekannt (* 20. November als David Robert Szymin 1911 in Warschau; † 10. November 1956 in El Quantara Ägypten) war ein polnischer Fotograf und Gründungsmitglied der Fotoagentur MAGNUM. Leben Seymour wuchs in Polen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • David Robert Seymor — David Robert Seymour auch unter seinem Pseudonym Chim bekannt (* 20. November als David Robert Szymin 1911 in Warschau; † 10. November 1956 in El Quantara Ägypten) war ein polnischer Fotograf und Gründungsmitglied der Fotoagentur MAGNUM. Leben… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chim — David Seymour David Seymour, aussi connu sous le pseudonyme de Chim, né le 20 novembre 1911 à Varsovie, mort le 10 novembre 1956 à El Qantara (Égypte), était un photographe, co fondateur de l agence Magnum. Biographie Né David Szymin à Varsovie,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • David Seymour — For other people named David Seymour, see David Seymour (disambiguation). For the religious radio station in Timmins, Ontario, see CHIM FM Chim (pronounced shim, an abbreviation of the surname Szymin ) was the pseudonym of David Seymour (November …   Wikipedia

  • Seymour, Chim — soprannome di Seymour, David …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Seymour — ist der Name folgender geografischer Objekte: In den USA: Seymour (Connecticut) Seymour (Illinois) Seymour (Iowa) Seymour (Indiana) Seymour (Missouri) Seymour (Tennessee) Seymour (Texas) Seymour (Wisconsin) In Australien: Seymour (Australien) in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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