Cremieux, Isaac-Adolphe

   French lawyer and statesman. He fought for the abolition of the oath more judaico. In 1843 he was elected president of the Central Consistory of French Jews. On several occasions he intervened with the government in an attempt to gain protection of Jewish rights in other countries. From 1864 to 1880 he served as president of the Alliance Israelite Universelle.

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  • CRÉMIEUX, ISAAC ADOLPHE — (1796–1880), French lawyer and statesman. He was born in Nîmes of an old Comtat family which had adopted the revolutionary cause. He was among the first Jewish pupils to be admitted to the Lycée Impérial in Paris. He later studied at the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Crémieux, Isaac Moïse — (1796 1880)    political figure    Born in Nîmes, Isaac Moïse Crémieux, or Adolphe Crémieux as he is known, was an attorney, deputy for the opposition (1842), and minister of justice in the provisional government after the revolution of 1848.… …   France. A reference guide from Renaissance to the Present

  • Isaac Adolphe Crémieux — Adolphe Crémieux Pour les articles homonymes, voir Crémieux. Adolphe Crémieux Portrait par Lecomte du Noüy …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Crémieux, Isaac Moïse Adolphe — (1796–1880)    French lawyer and statesman. After practising law in his home town of Nimes, Crémieux went to Paris in 1830 and played a prominent role in the liberal politics of his time. A brilliant lawyer, he was twice minister of justice, in… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Crémieux, Isaac-Moïse — ► (1796 1880) Jurisconsulto y político francés de origen hebreo, llamado Adolphe. Concedió la ciudadanía francesa a los judíos argelinos (1870) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Adolphe Crémieux — Portrait of Adolphe Crémieux by Nadar, 1856 Adolphe Crémieux (April 30, 1796 – February 10, 1880) was a French Jewish lawyer and statesman, and a staunch defender of the human rights of the Jews of France. [1] …   Wikipedia

  • CRÉMIEUX (A.) — CRÉMIEUX ISAAC MOÏSE dit ADOLPHE (1796 1880) Né à Nîmes dans une famille juive de négociants en soie originaires du Comtat Venaissin, Crémieux voit son père, ancien Jacobin, devenir bonapartiste sous la Restauration. Le jeune Isaac, dont le… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Cremieux — Crémieux Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Isaac Jacob Crémieux dit Adolphe Crémieux (1796 1880), avocat et homme politique français le décret Crémieux se réfère à un de ses décrets… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Crémieux — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Adolphe Crémieux (Isaac Moïse Crémieux; 1796–1880), Rechtsanwalt, Politiker, Repräsentant des Consistoire central des Juifs Français und Journalist Benjamin Crémieux (1888–1944), französischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Crémieux — (Isaac Moïse, dit Adolphe) (1796 1880) avocat et homme politique français. Ministre de la Justice en 1870, il fit adopter le décret Crémieux, qui donnait rang de citoyens français aux Juifs d Algérie …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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