Marcus Goldman - Goldman was a German-born Jewish American businessman and entrepreneur. He was born in Trappstadt, Germany and emigrated to the United States in 1848. He was a co-founder of Goldman Sachs, which is now one of the world's largest and most prestigious global investment banks and is now a bank holding company.
Michael Milken - Milken is an American business magnate, financier, and philanthropist noted for his role in the development of the market for high-yield bonds (also called junk bonds) during the 1970s and 1980s, for his 1990 guilty plea to felony charges for violating US securities laws, and for his funding of medical research.
Michael Steinhardt - Steinhardt is a Jewish American investor and philanthropist active in Jewish causes. He was one of the first prominent hedge fund managers, and is a graduate of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He founded Steinhardt, Fine, Berkowitz & Co., a hedge fund, in 1967.
Known as "Ace". The big "latka" at Bear Sterns brokers. Major donor to, and fundraiser for, Jewish causes.
Partner of Lazard Freres investment bank. Famous for establishing Lazard as the most important corporate merger house of the sixties & seventies.
CEO of Merrill Lynch & Co. His father is Jewish, his mother Irish-Catholic. He grew up in the Bronx and his family was relatively poor. His Bronx origins, not surprisingly, made him a big Yankees fan.
Sephardic Jewish businessman who was born in Lebanon, moved to Brazil. Now lives in Switzerland. Owner, until recently, of the Republic National Bank. Major benefactor of French Jewish charities. Apparently murdered on December 3, 1999 in Monaco.
Founder and chairman of "H&R Block", the nationwide tax prep. company. Was blackballed a few yrs ago from joining a Kansas City Country club. Famous pro, Tom Watson, club member, whose wife & children are Jewish (he is not), resigned in protest.
Michael Bloomberg is the founder and principal owner of Bloomberg Financial Markets, one of the leading providers of interactive financial models and news. Bloomberg has recently branched into radio and TV, and his companys enormous databank supplies business news and stock and bond quotations to most leading newspapers.
Nobel prize winning economist. Founder of the (Univ. of) Chicago School of Economics which advocates a very free market.
One of the most prominent American economists of the Post-war. Advocated a strong hand for government in the marketplace. Nobel Prize,1970.
Unfortunately, anti-semites probably know more about this family than todays Jews. What they know is grotesquely distorted, of course. The family began in Germany, and in the late 18th century branches of the family banking/trading business were established in five countries. After World War II only the French and British branches remained. The family is still wealthy, but not very rich by todays standards.
Fifth Generation head of French commodity broker/industrial company "Louis-Dreyfus, S.A." .Raised in America, he came in to sucessfully rescue the company 30yrs. ago. His daughter is Julia Louis-Dreyfus, actress. His cousin, Robert, rescued Adidas a few yrs. ago. He endows law scholarships for African Americans & teaches poetry in East Harlem. Unclear how Jewish he is.
is a Jewish, Hungarian American economist and was the 37th Director of the Office of Management and Budget under President Barack Obama.
Citroën was a French industrialist. He is remembered chiefly for the make of car named after him, but also for his application of double helical gears.
Siegel was active during the 1910s until the 1940s. New York mobster associated with Meyer Lansky, Frank Costello and Charles Lucky Luciano during Prohibition. Credited for the creation of syndicate casinos in Las Vegas during the 1940s.
Zwerbach was active during the 1890s-1900s. New York gangster and head of the Eastman Gang after the arrest of Monk Eastman in 1904. Engaging in a feud with the Five Points Gang, he and his bodyguard were gunned down by Louie the Lump at Coney Island in 1908.
Founder and long-time President of the American Federation of Labor. Focused Amer. Labors efforts on bread and butter; not politics (for good or for bad). When asked what Amer. Labor wants, Gompers said they want more.
Feldman was an American civil rights activist, educator and labor leader who served as president of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) from 1997 to 2004.
Abe Reles, known as Kid Twist, was active from 1921-1940. He was one of the most feared hitmen of Murder Incorporated during the 1930s, he later became a government witness and was responsible for sending many of his former partners to the electric chair. Relse died under suspicious circumstances while in protective custody in 1941.
Active during the 1920s-1930s. New York mobster and enforcer for labor racketeer Nathan Kaplan, and later Louis Buchalter and Jacob Shapiro during the 1920s and 30s.
Tannenbaum was an active gangster during the 1920s until the 1950s. He was the enforcer and hitman for Lepke Buchalter during the 1920s and 30s. As member of Murder Inc., he was responsible for the 1939 murder of Harry Greenberg.
Lepke was an active mobster during the 1910s until the1940s. New York labor racketeer who dominated the Lower East Side with Jacob Shapiro during the 1920s and 30s. Later headed Murder Inc. and was eventually sent to the electric chair at Sing Sing for his role in the organization. He is the only major mobster to be executed by the state.