Capa, Robert (Friedmann, Andrei)

   American photographer, of Hungarian origin. Born in Hungary, he settled in the US in the 1930s and became famous for his photographs of the Spanish Civil War, China, North Africa, and Normandy landings in World War II as well as the Israeli War of Independence. He was one of the founders of the international photographic agency, Magnum Photos.

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  • CAPA, ROBERT — (1913–1954), U.S. photographer. The most famous war photographer of the 20th century, Capa, whose original name was Endre Erno Friedmann, was born in Budapest to Deszo Friedmann and Julianne Henrietta Berkovitz. Like many of his student friends,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Capa, Robert — orig. Andrei Friedmann born 1913, Budapest, Hung. died May 25, 1954, Thai Binh, Viet. Hungarian born U.S. photojournalist. In Paris he presented his photographs as the work of a fictitious rich American, Robert Capa; the deception was soon… …   Universalium

  • Capa, Robert — ► (1913 54) Fotógrafo estadounidense de origen húngaro. Su verdadero nombre era Andrei Friedman. Fue corresponsal de guerra en España (1936), donde tomó la famosa foto Muerte de un soldado republicano, y más tarde en China (1938). Cofundador de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Capa, Robert — (22.10.1913 25.5.1954) eigentlich Andrei Friedmann, amerikanischer Fotograf ungarischer Herkunft, arbeitete ab 1936 während des Spanischen Bürgerkriegs als Kriegsberichterstatter. Während des Zweiten Weltkriegs erschienen seine Fotos vom… …   Das Lexikon aus „Bernie's Foto-Programm"

  • Capa, Robert (Andrei Friedmann) — (1913–54)    US war photographer. Born in Hungary, Capa settled in the United States in the 1930s and became world famous for his photographs of men in battle, in the Spanish Civil War, China, the North Africa and Normandy landings in World War… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Andrei Friedmann — Robert Capa (* 22. Oktober 1913 in Budapest, Österreich Ungarn; † 25. Mai 1954 in Thai Binh, Französisch Indochina), eigentlich Endre Ernő Friedmann (in anderen Schreibweisen auch André Friedmann oder Andrei Friedmann), war ein amerikanischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Andrei Friedman — Robert Capa Pour les articles homonymes, voir CAPA. Robert Capa …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Robert Capa — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Robert Capa Robert Capa es el seudónimo de la pareja formada por Ernö o Ernest Andrei Friedmann (Budapest, Hungría, 22 de octubre de 1913 Thai Binh Vietnam, 25 de mayo de …   Wikipedia Español

  • CAPA (R.) — CAPA ROBERT (1913 1954) Robert Capa avait à peine vingt cinq ans lorsque, en décembre 1938, le magazine anglais Picture Post présenta, sur onze pages, un choix de ses dernières photographies ainsi que son portrait sous lequel courait en légende:… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Capa — Cạ|pa 〈f. 10〉 roter Mantel des Stierkämpfers [span.] * * * Cạ|pa, die; , s [span. capa < spätlat. cappa, ↑ Kappe]: roter Umhang der Stierkämpfer. * * * I Cạpa   [spanisch; aus spätlateinisch cappa »Kappe«] …   Universal-Lexikon

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