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Dulles was not a Jew but he was active in calling for the establishment of a Jewish home in… [More] Palestine. He served as US Secretary of State under President Dwight D. Eisenhower from 1953 to 1959. He was a significant figure in the early Cold War era, advocating an aggressive stance against communism throughout the world. He supported the French in their war against the Viet Minh in Indochina and was instrumental in the CIA’s operation to overthrow the democratic Mossadegh government of Iran in 1953. [Less]
1901: Zeppo Marx
The youngest of the five Marx brothers, Zeppo was born to a Jewish family in New York City. Zeppo… [More] stopped performing with his brothers and went on to pursue engineering, which made him very rich in the second half of his life. While living in California, he befriended the likes of Frank Sinatra and George Burns. [Less]
1967: Jonathan Saul Freedland
Freedland is a British journalist and columnist for The Guardian. He also writes under the pseudonym Sam… [More] Bourne. One of his most famous articles was “Bush’s Amazing Achievement,” published in the New York Review of Books. [Less]