Askenazy, Simon

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Askenazy, Simon Gender: M
born on 24 December 1865 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )
Place Zawichost, Poland, 50n49, 21e52
Timezone LMT m21e52 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: PTA
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 02°19' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 13°39 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 03°42'

Simon Askenazy


Polish historian. Askenazy studied at the universities of Warsaw and Goettingen and taught modern history at the University of Lemberg from 1897 to 1914, the last seven years as professor. During World War i he was a member of the Polish National Council in Switzerland. After the establishment of an independent Poland he served as its first representative at the League of Nations until 1923, when the National Democratic government dismissed him from his post because he was a Jew. From 1927 to 1937 he was a guest professor at the University of Warsaw. Askenazy's main historical studies dealt with the period from the partition of Poland in 1772 to the rebellion against Russia in 1863.

He died in 1937.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Polish)

Source Notes

Starkman quotes PTA quoting Birth Certificate:


  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Historian