Emin Pasha (Schnitzer, Eduard)

(1840-92)
   African explorer. Born in Silesia, he was baptized when young. He worked in the Sudan as a doctor, and became governor of the Equatorial Province in 1878. He was cut off by the Mahdi rebellion of 1881 until an expedition reached him. He subsequently served in the German colonial service in Africa, but was murdered in 1892 by slave traders.

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  • Emin Pasha — Mehmed Emin Pasha (March 28, 1840 – October 23, 1892) he was born Isaak Eduard Schnitzer and baptized (c. 1847) Eduard Carl Oscar Theodor Schnitzer was a physician, naturalist, and governor of the Egyptian province of Equatoria on the upper Nile …   Wikipedia

  • Emin Pasha — Mehmet Emin Pasha (né Isaak Eduard Schnitzer, baptisé(c. 1847) Eduard Carl Oscar Theodor Schnitzer, 28 mars 1840 23 octobre 1892) était un médecin, naturaliste, explorateur, et gouverneur de la province égyptienne d …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Emin Pasha — Emin Pasha. Mehmet Emin Pasha (Oppeln, Silesia, actual Opole, Polonia, 28 de marzo de 1840 – Kinena, región del Congo, 23 de octubre de 1892), cuyo nombre original era Isaak Eduard Schnitzer, y que fue bautizado hacia 1847 como Eduard Carl Oscar… …   Wikipedia Español

  • EMIN PASHA — (Eduard Schnitzer; 1840–1892), Austrian traveler and explorer. Born of Jewish parents in Silesia, he was baptized as a child. He served as a quarantine doctor in Albania, and from 1870–74 as private physician to the governor of Albania. He… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Emin Pasha — (Eduard Schnitzer) (1840–92)    African explorer. Born in Silesia, Schnitzer was baptized when young and took the Turkish name of Emin while working as a doctor in Albania. He worked in the Sudan with General Gordon, who made him governor of the… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Emin Pasha, Mehmed — orig. Eduard Schnitzer born March 28, 1840, Oppeln, Silesia died Oct. 23, 1892, Kanema, Congo Free State German physician, explorer, and administrator in Egyptian Sudan. Schnitzer adopted a Turkish name while serving as a medical officer and… …   Universalium

  • SCHNITZER, EDUARD —    physician, born in Breslau; went to Turkey, entered the Turkish medical service, adopted the name Emin Pasha, and was appointed by Gordon medical officer of the Equatorial Province of Egypt, and raised to the rank of Pasha; soon after the… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Eduard Schnitzer — Emin Pasha Emin Pasha Mehmet Emin Pasha (né Isaak Eduard Schnitzer, baptisé(c. 1847) Eduard Carl Oscar Theodor Schnitzer, 28 mars 1840 23 octobre 1892) était un médecin, naturaliste, explorateur, et gouverneur de la province égyptienne d …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Emin Pacha — Eduard Schnitzer, Emin Pacha Mehmet Emin Pacha (né Isaak Eduard Schnitzer, baptisé(c. 1847) Eduard Carl Oscar Theodor Schnitzer, 28 mars 1840 28 octobre 1892) était un médecin, naturaliste, explorateur, et gouverneur de la province égyptienne …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Expédition de secours à Emin Pacha — Henry Morton Stanley avec les officiers de la colonne avancée, Le Caire, 1890. De gauche à droite : Dr. Thomas Heazle Parke, Robert H. Nelson, Henry M. Stanley, William G. Stairs, et Arthur J. M. Jephson L’expédition de secours à Emin Pacha… …   Wikipédia en Français

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