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List of Austrian Jews
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List of Austrian Jews


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Austria first became a center of Jewish learning during the 13th century. In 1669 the Jews were expelled, to be formally readmitted in 1848. By the 1930s, Austria once again had a sizable Jewish community (300,000, mostly in Vienna), which contributed strongly to cultural life. Following the Anschluss with Nazi Germany, most of the community either emigrated or were killed in the Holocaust (the current Jewish population is under 8,000). The following is a list of some prominent Austrian Jews.

Table of contents
1 Historical Figures
2 Academic Figures
3 Cultural Figures
4 Writers & Poets
5 Business Figures
6 Sport Figures
7 Miscellaneous

Historical Figures

Politicians

Other

Academic Figures

Scientists

Psychologists

Social & Political Scientists

Cultural Figures

Film & Stage

Musicians

Artists

Writers & Poets

Business Figures

Sport Figures

Miscellaneous

See also: List of Jews, List of Jews by country