|Birthname||Ernst Robert Simon|
|born on||15 March 1899 at 19:15 (= 7:15 PM )|
|Place||Berlin, Germany, 52n29, 13e21|
|Timezone||MET h1e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||24°58' 16°04 Asc. 07°07'|
German-Jewish educator and religious philosopher who, along with Martin Buber, co-founded one of the earliest Israeli peace groups, Brit Shalom, in the 1920s. Brit Shalom advocated for a binational state including Jews and Arabs. From 1930 to 1933 he taught at the Hebrew Reali School Haifa, headed by Arthur Biram. In 1942, he was one of the founders of the binationalist Ihud party.
In 1967, Simon was awarded the Israel Prize, for education. He died on 18 August 1988 in Jerusalem, aged 89.
- associate relationship with Buber, Martin (born 8 February 1878). Notes: Co-founders of Brit Shalom
- Work : Prize 1967 (Israel Prize, for education)
Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Berlin Archives.
- Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Philosopher/ Humanist
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 89)
- Vocation : Education : Teacher
- Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Philosopher
- Vocation : Writers : Religion/ Philosophy
- Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Israel Prize, for education)