Cohen, Henry

(1863-1952)
   American rabbi. He was born in London. He became rabbi of Temple Beth Bnai Israel in Galveston, Texas. He was involved in numerous humanitarian activities.

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  • COHEN, HENRY — (1863–1952), U.S. Reform rabbi and humanitarian. Cohen was born in London. He studied for the rabbinate at Jews College, interrupting his studies during 1881–83 to work in South Africa as an interpreter of native dialects. He occupied pulpits in… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • COHEN, HENRY, BARON — (1900–1977), British physician. Cohen, who was born in Birkenhead, became one of Britain s leading medical administrators and was involved in the establishment of the country s National Health Service. He was professor of medicine at Liverpool… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Henry Cohen (numismate) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Cohen. Henry Cohen (1806 1880) est un numismate français. Biographie Henry Cohen est né le 21 avril 1806 à Amsterdam. Il est passionné par la musique au sujet duquel il écrit plusieurs ouvrages en collaboration… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cohen — ist ein jüdischer Familienname. Der Familienname hat die höchste Verbreitung vergleichbar mit Müller und Schmidt in der deutschsprachigen Welt oder mit Smith in der englischsprachigen Welt. Herkunft und Bedeutung Cohen ist der biblische Name von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Henry Cohen (civil servant) — Henry Cohen (1922 1999) was the director of Föhrenwald, the third largest Displaced Persons camp in the American sector of post WWII Germany in 1946. A native of New York City and a child of Jewish immigrants from the Vilna area of Lithuania,… …   Wikipedia

  • Henry Cohen — may refer to:*Henry Cohen, 1st Baron Cohen of Birkenhead (1900 ndash;1977), British physician, doctor and lecturer *Henry Cohen (civil servant) (1922 ndash;1999), director of the third largest Displaced Persons camp in the American sector of post …   Wikipedia

  • Henry Cohen, 1st Baron Cohen of Birkenhead — CH, FRCP (21 February 1900 ndash; 7 August 1977) was a British physician, doctor and lecturer. He was famous for his Harveian Oration at the Royal College of Physicians in 1970, on the motion of blood in the veins.Cohen was elected to the chair… …   Wikipedia

  • Henry Cohen — (* 1922 in New York City; † 1999) war der US amerikanische Leiter des Lagers Föhrenwald, des zweitgrößten DP Lagers in der Amerikanischen Besatzungszone nach dem Ende des Zweiten Weltkriegs. Vor Beginn seiner Dienstzeit im Januar 1946 hatte Cohen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Henry Bond — photographed on Kensington High Street, London, September 2010 Born June 13, 1966 ( …   Wikipedia

  • Henry Lehrman — Données clés Naissance 30 mars 1886 Vi …   Wikipédia en Français

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