Einhorn, Ignaz (Horn, Eduard)

(1825-75)
   Hungarian Reform rabbi and economist. He was born in Nove Mesto. He organized the society for the Reform of Judaism in Pest in 1847; later he served as rabbi of the society's first Reform Temple. He also helped to found the Society for the Propagation of Hungarian Language and Culture, and edited the first Jewish-Hungarian yearbook. After the suppression of the Hungarian uprising in 1849 he settled in Paris, where he published works on economic problems. In 1867 he returned to Budapest and was elected to the Hungarian parliament.

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  • EINHORN, IGNAZ — (Eduard Horn; 1825–1875), Reform rabbi and leader in Hungary, economist, and politician. Einhorn, who was born in Nove Mesto, organized the Society for the Reform of Judaism in Pest in 1847. Later, as rabbi of the society s first Reform temple,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Eduard Horn — Ede Horn, auch Ignaz Einhorn (* 25. September 1825 in Waag Neustadtl; † 2. November 1875) war ein ungarischer Nationalökonom und Politiker. Leben Horn wurde von jüdischen Eltern geboren, betrat frühzeitig die journalistische Laufbahn, besonders… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Nové Mesto nad Váhom — Coordinates: 48°45′17″N 17°49′51″E / 48.75472°N 17.83083°E / 48.75472; 17.83083 …   Wikipedia

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