Albert Einstein is arguably the most influential physicist of the 20th century. He was also a Jewish immigrant with a staunch support for Israel.
Nominated for 24 Academy Awards, Woody Allen ultimately won four--three for Best Original Screenplay and one for Best Director.
David Ben-Gurion was the first prime minister of Israel—a keen political mind who possessed a way with words.
Politician and military mastermind Ariel Sharon served as Israel's 11th prime minister. Find out more about this leader through five memorable quotes.
Widely regarded as one of the most influential authors of the 20th century, Franz Kafka is known for "The Metamorphosis," "The Trial," and "The Castle."
Over time, Spinoza came to be known as the prince of philosophers, and is considered by many to be a standard by which other philosophers model themselves.
Miller's Judaism imbued much of his work with classic Jewish struggles and humor, earning him a place as a legendary part of Jewish Americana.
This prolific writer garnered a devoted following, and is considered a master of the science fiction genre.