Mankiewicz, Oscar-winning director* Nancy Meyers, director, screenwriter* Lewis Milestone, Oscar-winning director* Mike Nichols, Oscar-winning director* Frank Oz, director (Jewish father)* Roman Polanski, Oscar-winning director (Jewish father)* Sydney Pollack, Oscar-winning director, actor, producer* Otto Preminger, director* Harold Ramis, director* Brett Ratner, director* Rob Reiner, director* Martin Ritt, director* Jay Roach, director* Jerome Robbins, Oscar-winning director, choreographer* Herbert Ross, director* Robert Rossen, director, screenwriter* David O.Russell, director, screenwriter (Jewish father)* John Schlesinger, director* Don Siegel, director* Bryan Singer, director* Robert Siodmak, director* Todd Solondz, director* Barry Sonnenfeld, director* Steven Spielberg, Oscar-winning director, producer* Josef von Sternberg, director* Oliver Stone, Oscar-winning director (Jewish father)* Edgar G.Wolpoff, physical anthropologist Linguists* Leonard Bloomfield, linguist* Noam Chomsky, linguist & activist* Joshua Fishman, sociolinguist* Joseph Greenberg, language classification* Morris Halle, linguist* Zellig Harris, structural linguist* Ray Jackendoff, linguist* Roman Jakobson, Prague School of linguistics* Jay Jasanoff, historical linguist* William Labov, sociolinguist* George Lakoff, sociolinguist* Fred Lukoff, linguist* Edward Sapir, anthropologist-linguist* Morris Swadesh, linguist* Deborah Tannen, sociolinguist* Michael Thomas, language teacher* Max & Uriel Weinreich, linguists Psychologists* Solomon Asch, Gestalt psychologist* Aaron Beck, cognitive behavior theory* Bruno Bettelheim, child psychologist* Susan Block, sex therapist* Jerome Bruner, cognitive learning theorist* Paul Ekman, facial expressions* Erik Erikson, developmental psychologist (Jewish mother)* Leon Festinger, Theory of Cognitive Dissonance* Erich Fromm, psychologist & humanistic philosopher* Carol Gilligan, psychologist & ethicist* Irving Janis, social psychologist* Jerome Kagan, child psychologist* Daniel Kahneman, prospect theory, Nobel Prize (2002)* Lawrence Kohlberg, developmental psychologist* Elizabeth Loftus, memory psychologist* Abraham Maslow, humanistic psychologist* Stanley Milgram, small world and Milgram experiments* Walter Mischel, experimental psychologist* Hugo Munsterberg, industrial psychologist* Ulric Neisser, cognitive psychologist (Jewish father)* Anatol Rapoport, mathematical psychologist* Fritz Perls, Gestalt therapy* Steven Pinker, psychologist & writer* Theodor Reik, psychoanalyst* David Rosenhan, Rosenhan experiment* Julian Rotter, social psychologist* Stanley Schachter, social psychologist* Martin Seligman, Positive psychologist* Herbert Simon, cognitive psychologist, Nobel Prize (1978)* Robert Sternberg, intelligence & creativity* David Wechsler, intelligence testing* George Weinberg, coiner of the word "homophobia"* Joseph Wolpe, psychiatrist Economists* George Akerlof, economist, Nobel Prize (2001)* Kenneth Arrow, Arrow's impossibility theorem, Clark Medal (1957), Nobel Prize (1972)* Gary Becker, economist, Clark Medal (1967), Nobel Prize (1992)* Martin S.
Saul Hudson) (half-Jewish)* Guster - Ryan Miller, Adam Gardner, Brian Rosenworcel* Heartbreakers - Richard Hell* The Hooters - Rob Hyman, Eric Bazilian* Incubus - Mike Einziger* J.
Geils Band - Peter Wolf, Stephen Bladd, Magic Dick, Seth Justman, Danny Klein* Jane's Addiction - Eric Avery, Perry Farrell, Stephen Perkins* Jefferson Airplane - Marty Balin, Jorma Kaukonen (both half Jewish) Paul Kantner * KISS - Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Bruce Kulick* The Last - Dave Nazworthy* Letters to Cleo - Michael Eisenstein* Linkin Park - Brad Delson, Rob Bourdon* Liquid Tension Experiment - Mike Portnoy, Jordan Rudess* Los Lobos - Steve Berlin* The Mamas & the Papas - Cass Elliot* Maroon 5 - Adam Levine* Matchbox Twenty - Brian Yale, Adam Gaynor* Megadeth - Dave Mustaine, Marty Friedman* The Mighty Mighty Bosstones - Joe Gittleman* The Modern Lovers - Jonathan Richman* Moldy Peaches - Adam Green* Morphine - Mark Sandman* Mothers of Invention - Howard Kaylan, Mark Volman (Volman half Jewish)* Mountain - Leslie West (also Canadian Corky Laing)* New York Dolls - David Johansen (Jewish mother), Arthur Kane, Sylvain Sylvain* NOFX - Fat Mike, Eric Melvin* Patti Smith group - Lenny Kaye, Richard Sohl* Paul Butterfield Blues Band - Mike Bloomfield* Peter, Paul and Mary - Peter Yarrow* Phish - Jon Fishman, Mike Gordon* Porno for Pyros - Perry Farrell, Stephen Perkins* Quicksilver Messenger Service - David Freiberg* Rage Against the Machine - Brad Wilk* The Ramones - Joey Ramone, Tommy Ramone* The Raspberries - Eric Carmen* Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Hillel Slovak* Scissor Sisters - Babydaddy* The Shangri-Las - Mary Weiss, Elizabeth "Betty" Weiss, Marguerite "Marge" Ganser, Mary Ann Ganser* Simon and Garfunkel - Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel* Sleater-Kinney - Carrie Brownstein, Janet Weiss* Soul Coughing - Yuval Gabay* Sparks - Ron Mael, Russell Mael* Spin Doctors - Chris Barron, Eric Schenkman, Aaron Comess* Steely Dan - Donald Fagen* The Strokes - Nick Valensi* Television - Richard Hell, Tom Verlaine (Verlaine half-Jewish)* Tenacious D - Jack Black* Toad the Wet Sprocket - Glen Phillips* Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers - Howie Epstein, Sam Lynch* The Turtles - Howard Kaylan, Mark Volman (Volman half Jewish)* Twisted Sister - Dee Snider, Jay Jay French (Snider Jewish father)* The United States of America - Dorothy Moskowitz* Van Halen - David Lee Roth* Velvet Underground - Lou Reed* Veruca Salt - Nina Gordon, Jim Shapiro* The Voidoids - Richard Hell* The Wallflowers - Jakob Dylan, Rami Jaffe, Greg R ichling* Was (Not Was) - David Was, Don Was* The Weavers - Ronnie Gilbert, Fred Hellerman* Ween - Gene Ween* Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Brian Chase* Yo La Tengo - Ira Kaplan* Youth Brigade - Adam Stern, Mark Stern, Shawn Stern Jazz musicans* Joey Baron, jazz drummer* Jay Beckenstein, Dave Samuels, members of Spyro Gyra* Bob Berg, jazz saxophonist* Jane Ira Bloom, jazz saxophonist* Michael Brecker, jazz saxophonist* Randy Brecker, jazz trumpeter* Bob Brozman, blues musician* Uri Caine, jazz pianist* Popa Chubby, blues singer* Peter Cincotti, jazz pianist, singer (Jewish mother)* Harry Connick, Jr., jazz pianist, singer (Jewish mother)* Eddie Daniels, jazz clarinetist* Bela Fleck, bluegrass musician* Dave Frishberg, jazz pianist, singer/songwriter* Stan Getz, jazz saxophonist* Benny Goodman, jazz clarinetist* David Grisman, bluegrass musician* Fred Hersch, jazz pianist* Lee Konitz, jazz saxophonist* Steve Lacy, jazz saxophonist* Mark Levine, jazz pianist, valve trombonist, teacher* Mike Mainieri, jazz vibraphonist* Herbie Mann, jazz flautist* Shelly Manne, jazz drummer* Mezz Mezzrow, jazz clarinetist* Alan Paul, Janis Siegel, members of The Manhattan Transfer* Joshua Redman, jazz saxophonist (Jewish mother)* Buddy Rich, jazz drummer (Jewish father)* Red Rodney, jazz trumpeter* Raymond Scott, jazz musician & inventor* Willie "The Lion" Smith, jazz pianist* Artie Shaw, jazz clarinetist* Ben Sidran, jazz pianist & producer* Mel Torme, jazz singer* John Zorn, jazz saxophonist Classical* Larry Adler, harmonica player* Vladimir Ashkenazi, pianist (Jewish father)* Joshua Bell, violinist (Jewish mother)* Leon Botstein, conductor, academic* Yefim Bronfman, pianist* Sergiu Comissiona, conductor* Antal Dorati, conductor* Mischa Elman, violinist* Arthur Fiedler, conductor* Leon Fleisher, pianist* Richard Goode, pianist* Gary Graffman, pianist* Jascha Heifetz, violinist* Vladimir Horowitz, pianist* Eugene Istomin, pianist (Jewish mother)* Byron Janis, pianist* Otto Klemperer, conductor* Fritz Kreisler, violinist (Jewish father)* Wanda Landowska, harpsichordist* James Levine, conductor* George London, baritone* William Kapell, pianist* Lorin Maazel, conductor* Yehudi Menuhin, violinist* Nathan Milstein, violinist* Pierre Monteux, conductor* Eugene Ormandy, conductor* Jan Peerce, tenor* Murray Perahia, pianist* Andrï¿½ Previn, conductor* Fritz Reiner, conductor* Leonard Rose, cellist* Arthur Rubinstein, pianist* Peter Serkin, pianist (Jewish father)* Rudolf Serkin, pianist* Beverly Sills, soprano* Leonard Slatkin, conductor* Georg Solti, conductor* Janos Starker, cellist* Isaac Stern, violinist* George Szell, conductor* Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor* Rosalyn Tureck, harpsichordist* Bertram Turetzky, contrabassist* Bruno Walter, conductor* Paul Wittgenstein, pianist* David Zinman, conductor Producers etc.* Herb Alpert, co-founder of A&M Records* Ralph Bass, R&B producer* Brian Brater & Jarret Meyer, founders of Rawkus Records* Leonard & Phil Chess, founders of Chess Records* Hilly Crystal, founder of CBGB's* Clive Davis, founder of Arista Records* Richard Foos, founder of Rhino Records* Alan Freed, DJ & music promoter* Milt Gabler, founder of Commodore Records* David Geffen, founder of Geffen Records* Danny Goldberg, founder of Artemis Records* Bill Graham, concert promoter* Norman Granz, founder of Verve Records* Brett Gurewitz, founder of Epitaph Records* Jac Holzman, founder of Elektra Records* Alfred Lion & Frank Wolff, founders of Blue Note Records* Richard Meltzer, rock critic* Eddie, Leo & Ira Messner, founders of Aladdin Records* Irving Mills, producer, manager & writer* Syd Nathan, founder of King Records* Mo Ostin, record executive* Sandy Pearlman, producer, manager & writer* Hilary Rosen, head of the RIAA* Rick Rubin, founder of Def Jam* Art Rupe, founder of Specialty Records* Mickey Ruskin, founder of Max's Kansas City* Phil Spector, producer, writer & murder suspect* Scott Storch, hip hop producer* Jerry Wexler, partner in Atlantic Records* Max Yasgur, owner of the Woodstock farm Songwriters* Burt Bacharach & Hal David, songwriters* Jeff Barry & Ellie Greenwich, songwriters* Alan & Marilyn Bergman, songwriters* Bert Berns, songwriter* Linda Creed, songwriter* Sammy Fain & Paul Francis Webster, songwriters* Norman Gimbel, songwriter* Gerry Goffin & Carole King, songwriters* Joel Hirschhorn & Al Kasha, songwriters* Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller, songwriters* Jay Livingston & Ray Evans, songwriters* Johnny Mandel, songwriter* Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil, songwriters* Johnny Marks, songwriter* Abel Meeropol, composer of Strange Fruit* Randy Newman, songwriter, singer* Mitchell Parish, lyricist* Doc Pomus & Mort Shuman, songwriters* David Rose, pop composer* Carole Bayer Sager, lyricist* P. Sloan, songwriter, singer* Billy Steinberg, songwriter* Jim Steinman, songwriter* Albert Von Tilzer, songwriter* Diane Warren, songwriter* George David Weiss, songwriter Musicals writers* Richard Adler & Jerry Ross, composer & lyricist* Lynn Ahrens, lyricist* Harold Arlen, composer* Irving Berlin, composer & lyricist* Jerry Bock & Sheldon Harnick, composer & lyricist* Jason Robert Brown, composer & lyricist* Sammy Cahn, lyricist* Cy Coleman, composer* Betty Comden & Adolph Green, lyricists* Dorothy Fields, composer* William Finn, composer & lyricist* Rudolf Friml, operetta composer* George & Ira Gershwin, composer & lyricist* Adam Guettel, composer & lyricist* Marvin Hamlisch, composer* Oscar Hammerstein, lyricist (Jewish father)* Yip Harburg, lyricist* Lorenz Hart, lyricist* Jerry Herman, composer & lyricist* Jerome Kern, composer* John Kander & Fred Ebb, composer & lyricist* Burton Lane, composer* Jonathan Larson, composer & lyricist* Carolyn Leigh, lyricist* Mitch Leigh, composer* Alan Jay Lerner, lyricist* Frank Loesser, composer & lyricist* Frederick Loewe, composer (half Jewish)* Alan Menken & Howard Ashman, composer & lyricist* Bob Merrill, composer & lyricist* Sigmund Romberg, composer* Mary Rodgers, composer* Richard Rodgers, composer* Stephen Schwartz, composer & lyricist* Robert & Richard Sherman, composers &lyricists* Stephen Sondheim, composer & lyricist* Charles Strouse & Lee Adams, composer & lyricist* Jule Styne, composer* Kurt Weill, composer* Maury Yeston, composer & lyricist Classical composers* David Amram, composer* Milton Babbitt, composer* Arthur Berger, composer* Leonard Bernstein, composer* Marc Blitzstein, composer* Ernest Bloch, composer* Henry Brant, composer* Aaron Copland, composer* Richard Danielpour, composer* Mario Davidovsky, composer* David Diamond, composer* Jacob Druckman, composer* Morton Feldman, composer* Lukas Foss, composer* George Gershwin, composer* Philip Glass, composer* Louis Moreau Gottschalk, composer (Jewish father)* Morton Gould, composer* Aaron Jay Kernis, composer* Leon Kirchner, composer* Leo Ornstein, composer* George Perle, composer* Shulamit Ran, composer* Steve Reich, composer* George Rochberg, composer* Arnold Schoenberg, composer* William Schuman, composer* Ernst Toch, composer Film composers* Elmer Bernstein, film composer* Danny Elfman, film composer* Elliot Goldenthal, film composer* Jerry Goldsmith, film composer* Bernard Herrmann, film composer* James Horner, film composer* Michael Kamen, film composer* Erich Wolfgang Korngold, film composer* Alfred Newman, film composer* Thomas Newman, film composer (Jewish father)* Alex North, film composer* David Raksin, film composer* Leonard Rosenman, film composer* Marc Shaiman, film composer* Max Steiner, film composer* Dimitri Tiomkin, film composer* Franz Waxman, film composer* Victor Young, film composer Film directors* Woody Allen, Oscar-winning director, actor* Jack Arnold, director* Darren Aronofsky, director (Jewish father)* Peter Bogdanovich, director (Jewish mother)* James L.
HUGE list of American Jews from Wikipedia online Encyclopedia, Senators, Congressmen, Jurists, etc Retrieved from " SENATOR JEWS* Arlen Specter, senator (R-PA: 1981-)* Frank Lautenberg, senator (D-NJ: 1982-01, 2003-)* Jacob Hecht, senator (R-NV: 1983-89)* Herb Kohl, senator (D-WI: 1989-)* Joseph Lieberman, senator (D-CT: 1989-)* Paul Wellstone, senator (D-MN: 1991-02)* Dianne Feinstein, senator (D-CA: 1992-)* Barbara Boxer, senator (D-CA: 1992-)* Russ Feingold, senator (D-WI: 1993-)* Ron Wyden, senator (D-OR: 1996-)* Charles Schumer, senator (D-NY: 1999-)* Norm Coleman, senator (R-MN: 2003-) CONGRESS JEWSFox, Jon R-Pa. Kramer, writer & editor* Judith Krantz, romance writer* James Howard Kunstler, novelist and New Urbanist author* Fran Lebowitz, essayist & humorist* Julius Lester, children's writer (convert)* Ira Levin, author* Norman Mailer, writer* Bernard Malamud, writer* James Mc Bride, author (Jewish mother)* Walter Mosley, murder-mystery novelist (Jewish mother)* Cynthia Ozick, novelist* Grace Paley, short story writer & poet* Dorothy Parker, writer, poet & wit (Jewish father)* S. Perelman, humorist* Marge Piercy, novelist, poet* Rachel Pollack, science-fiction author* Chaim Potok, author & rabbi* Ayn Rand, writer (atheist)* H. & Margret Rey, children's writers* Harold Robbins, author* Philip Roth, novelist* Louis Sachar, children's writer* J. Salinger, author (Jewish father)* Budd Schulberg, novelist & screenwriter* Maurice Sendak, children's author* Sidney Sheldon, novelist & screenwriter* Robert Silverberg, science fiction author* Shel Silverstein, children's writer, poet & musician* Isaac Bashevis Singer, Yiddish writer, Nobel Prize (1978)* Susan Sontag, essayist & novelist* Danielle Steele, romance novelist (Jewish father)* Gertrude Stein, writer, poet & playwright* George Steiner, literary critic* Jacqueline Susann, novelist* Studs Terkel, author & oral historian* David Tischman, comic book writer* Alice B.
Kornbluth, science fiction writer* Jerzy Kosinski, writer* Jonathan Kozol, writer & educator* Edward E.
Rubinstein, creator of Word Star (unconfirmed)* Jonathan Sachs, chief programmer on Lotus* Joshua Schachter, creator of us* Richard Stallman, programmer of Emacs, founder of GNU* Larry Tesler, creator of Gypsy* Dave Winer, content management, XML-RPC Media* Jack & Harry Cohn, co-founders of Columbia Pictures* Michael Eisner, head of The Walt Disney Company* William Fox, Joseph Schenk, co-founders of 20th Century Fox* Leonard Goldenson, head of ABC* Irving Kahn, co-founder of Tele Promp Ter* Carl Laemmle, founder of Universal Studios* Marcus Loew, Samuel Goldwyn, Louis B. Paley, head of CBS* Sumner Redstone, head of Viacom* Ralph Roberts, Daniel Aaron, Julian Brodsky, founders of Comcast* David Sarnoff, head of RCA* Robert Shaye, founder of New Line Cinema* Steven Spielberg, Jeffrey Katzenberg, David Geffen, founders of Dreamworks SKG* Harry, Albert, Sam & Jack Warner, founders of Warner Brothers* Bob & Harvey Weinstein, founders of Miramax* Adolph Zukor, founder of Paramount Pictures Publishing* Walter Annenberg, publisher & philanthropist* Bennett Cerf, founder of Random House (unconfirmed)* Hugo Gernsback, founder of Amazing Stories (unconfirmed)* Katharine Graham, former head of the Washington Post (Jewish father)* Alfred & Blanche Knopf, founders of Knopf Publishing* Samuel Irving Newhouse, founder of Advance Publications* Adolph Ochs, former head of the New York Times* Joseph Pulitzer, publisher (Jewish father)* Barney Rossett, founder of Grove Press (Jewish father)* Richard L.
Renï¿½e Richards, tennis player* Dick Savitt, tennis player* Mike Yellen, racquetball player Track and Field* Lillian Copeland, Olympic field athlete (2g1s)* Doug Heir, Paralympic athlete (6g2s2b)* Deena Kastor, long-distance runner* Abel Kiviat, middle-distance runner* Lon Myers, 19th century running champion* Myer Prinstein, Olympic jumper (4g1s) Finance* Michael Bloomberg, founder of Bloomberg, mayor of New York, philanthropist* Eli & Edythe Broad, business leader & philanthropists* Marcus Goldman & Samuel Sachs, founders of Goldman Sachs* Guggenheim family, business leaders, philanthropists & art patrons* Alexandre, Simon & Elie Lazard, founders of Lazard* Henry, Emanuel & Henry Lehman, founders of Lehman Brothers* Michael Milken, junk bond king, fraudster & philanthropist* Roy Neuberger, financier & art dealer* Jacob Schiff, financier & philanthropist* Muriel Siebert, first woman to purchase a seat on NYSE* George Soros, financier & philanthropist* Sandy Weill, ex-CEO of Citigroup, philanthropist Retail and rental* Max Azria, founder of BCBG* Arthur Blank & Bernie Marcus, founders of Home Depot, philanthropists* Nehemiah Cohen & Samuel Lehrman, founders of Giant Food* Isaac & Bernard Gimbel, founders of Gimbel's, Saks Fifth Avenue* John Hertz, founder of Yellow Cab, owner of The Hertz Corporation (unconfirmed)* Sidney Kimmel, retailer & philanthropist* Ralph Lauren, founder of Polo Ralph Lauren, acquired Club Monaco May 1999* Paul, Georges, Maurice & Armand Marciano, founders of Marciano and GUESS* Morris Markin, founder of Checker Cabs* David May, founder of May Department Stores* Joe, Ralph & Avi Nakash, founders of Jordache* Al Neiman, Carrie Neiman & Herbert Marcus, founders of Neiman-Marcus* Julius Rosenwald, head of Sears & Roebuck, philanthropist* Isador Straus, head of Macy's, Titanic victim* Nathan Swartz, founder of Timberland* Leslie Wexner, founder of Limited Brands, Victoria's Secret* Mel Ziegler, Pat Ziegler & Bill Rosenzweig, founders of Banana Republic Toys* Beatrice Alexander, founder of the Alexander Doll Company* Ralph Baer, inventor of the games console* Joshua Lionel Cowen, toy train manufacturer, founder of Lionel Corporation* Maurice Greenberg, founder of Coleco* Nathan Greenman, toy manufacturer* Ruth Handler, inventor of Barbie, founder of Mattel* Henry & Helal Hassenfeld, founders of Hasbro* Charles Lazarus, founder of Toys R Us* Rose & Morris Michtom, inventors of the teddy bear* David Rosen, founder of SEGA (unconfirmed) Confectionery* Louis Auster, inventor of egg cream* Burton Baskin & Irving Robbins, founders of Baskin Robbins* Ben Cohen & Jerry Greenfield, founders of Ben & Jerry's* Joseph Friedman, inventor of the flexistraw* Hyman Golden, Arnold Greenberg & Leonard Marsh, founders of Snapple* Herb Hyman, founder of The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf* Charles Lubin, founder of Sara Lee* Reuben Mattus, founder of Hï¿½agen-Dazs* Bill Rosenberg, founder of Dunkin' Donuts* Howard Schultz, head of Starbucks Electronics* Beny Alagem, founder of Packard Bell* Michael Dell, founder of Dell, philanthropist* Donna Dubinsky, co-founder of Palm Computing* Lee Felsenstein, moderator of the Homebrew Computer Club* Andrew Grove, co-founder of Intel* Eugene Kleiner, co-founder of Fairchild Semiconductor, venture capitalist* Jaron Lanier, virtual reality products* Arthur Rock, hi-tech venture capitalist (Intel, Apple)* Ben Rosen, hi-tech venture capitalist (Compaq, Lotus)* Jack Tramiel, founder of Commodore International* Andrew Viterbi & Irwin Jacobs, founders of Qualcomm Software and Internet* Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft (Jewish mother)* Dan Bernstein, creator of qmail (unconfirmed)* Dan Bricklin & Bob Frankston, creators of Visicalc* Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google* Bram Cohen, creator of Bit Torrent (unconfirmed)* Mark Cuban, founder of Broadcast.com, owner of the Dallas Mavericks* Larry Ellison, founder of Oracle* Rob Glaser, founder of Real Networks* Andy Hertzfeld, programmer on Mac OS* Larry Kaplan, co-founder of Activision* Mitch Kapor, founder of Lotus Software, co-founder of EFF* Raymond Kurzweil, artificial intelligence software* Phil Katz, creator of PKZip* Leslie Lamport, initial developer of La Te X* Max Levchin, founder of Pay Pal* Elias Levy (aka Aleph One), long-time moderator of Bugtraq* Jef Raskin, interface designer for Apple Macintosh* Seymour I. Kahn, architect* Morris Lapidus, architect* Daniel Libeskind, architect* Richard Meier, architect, Pritzker Prize (1984)* Robert Moses, urban planner* Richard Neutra, modernist architect* Robert A. Stern, architect Photographers* Diane Arbus, photographer* Eve Arnold, photojournalist* Richard Avedon, photographer* Margaret Bourke-White, photojournalist (half Jewish)* Robert Capa, war photographer* Alfred Eisenstaedt, photographer* Elliott Erwitt, photographer (half Jewish)* Robert Frank, photographer* Lee Friedlander, photographer* Nan Goldin, photographer* Philippe Halsman, photographer* Andrï¿½ Kertï¿½sz, photographer* William Klein, photographer* Annie Leibovitz, photographer* Helen Levitt, photographer* Linda Mc Cartney, photographer* Lisette Model, photographer (half Jewish)* Arnold Newman, photographer* Irving Penn, photographer* Man Ray, dadaist photographer* Herb Ritts, photographer* Joe Rosenthal, war photographer* Arthur Rothstein, photographer* David Seymour, photojournalist* Cindy Sherman, photographer* Aaron Siskind, photographer* Alfred Stieglitz, photographer* Paul Strand, photographer* Doris Ulmann, photographer* Weegee, photojournalist* Garry Winogrand, photographer Fashion designers* Gilbert Adrian, Hollywood fashion designer* Hattie Carnegie, fashion designer* Kenneth Cole, fashion designer* Pamela Dennis, fashion designer* Marc Ecko, fashion designer* Rudi Gernreich, fashion designer* Marc Jacobs, fashion designer* Alexander Julian, fashion designer (half Jewish)* Donna Karan, fashion designer* Calvin Klein, fashion designer* Michael Kors, fashion designer (half Jewish)* Estï¿½e Lauder, cosmeticist* Ralph Lauren, fashion designer, founder of Polo Ralph Lauren* Hinda Miller, inventor of the sports bra* Isaac Mizrahi, fashion designer* Robert Lee Morris, jewelry designer (half Jewish)* Norman Norell, fashion designer* Zac Posen, fashion designer* Charles Revson, cosmeticist* Ida Rosenthal, founder of Maidenform Brassieres* Helena Rubinstein, cosmeticist* Levi Strauss, clothing manufacturer* Pauline Trigï¿½re, fashion designer* Diane Von Furstenberg, fashion designer Cartoonists, animators, and comics writers* Ralph Bakshi, animator (Fritz the Cat, Lord of the Rings)* Brian Michael Bendis, comics book writer* Dave Berg, cartoonist* Al Capp, cartoonist (Li'l Abner)* Roz Chast, cartoonist (New Yorker)* Daniel Clowes, alternative comics writer (Ghost World)* Peter David, comics writer & "writer of stuff"* Will Eisner, comics artist (The Spirit)* Jules Feiffer, cartoonist* Bill Finger, comics artist (Batman)* Max Fleischer, animator (Popeye, Betty Boop)* Fritz Freleng, animator (Looney Tunes)* William Gaines, comics artist and MAD founder* Rube Goldberg, cartoonist* Al Hirschfeld, caricaturist* Nicole Hollander, cartoonist (Sylvia)* Bob Kane, comics artist (Batman)* Gil Kane, comics artist (Green Lantern)* Ben Katchor, comics writer (Julius Knipl)* Jack Kirby, comics artist (Captain America, Hulk)* Joe Kubert, comics artist* Harvey Kurtzman, comics artist and MAD editor* Stan Lee, comics artist (Spiderman, X-Men)* Martin Nodell, comics artist (Green Lantern)* Harvey Pekar, comix writer (American Splendor)* Trina Robbins, comix writer* Julius Schwartz, comic book and magazine editor* Joe Shuster, comics artist (Superman)* Jerome Siegel, comics artist (Superman)* Joe Simon, comics artist (Captain America)* Art Spiegelman, comix writer (Maus)* William Steig, cartoonist & children's writer* Saul Steinberg, cartoonist & illustrator* Mort Weisinger, comic book and magazine editor* Marv Wolfman, comic book writer Authors* Jessica Abel, comic book writer & artist* Kathy Acker, writer* Forrest J. List of Jewish American artists.Visual artists* Leonard Baskin, sculptor & graphic artist* Bernard Berenson, art critic* Wallace Berman, assemblage artist* Ross Bleckner, painter* Victor David Brenner, designer of the US penny* Judy Chicago, feminist painter* Jo Davidson, sculptor* Jim Dine, pop artist* Henry Dreyfuss, industrial designer* Jacob Epstein, UK-based sculptor* Helen Frankenthaler, abstract expressionist* Milton Glaser, graphic designer* Jack Goldstein, multi media* Leon Golub, political painter* Adolph Gottlieb, abstract exppresionist* Clement Greenberg, art critic* Philip Guston, abstract expressionist* Eva Hesse, minimalist sculptor* R. Kitaj, UK-based painter* Lee Krasner, abstract expressionist* Tamara de Lempicka, art deco painter (half Jewish)* Sol Le Witt, sculptor* Roy Lichtenstein, pop artist* Jacques Lipchitz, cubist sculptor* Morris Louis, abstract expressionist* Herb Lubalin, graphic designer* Peter Max, pop artist* Louise Nevelson, abstract expressionist sculptor* Barnett Newman, abstract expressionist* Paul Rand, graphic designer* Larry Rivers, pop artist* Susan Rothenberg, painter* Mark Rothko, abstract expressionist* Julian Schnabel, neo-expressionist* George Segal, pop art sculptor* Richard Serra, minimalist sculptor (half Jewish)* Ben Shahn, social realist painter* Nancy Spero, painter, collage artist* Max Weber, cubist painter Architects* Dankmar Adler, architect* Marcel Breuer, architect* Arnold Brunner, architect* Gordon Bunshaft, architect* Peter Eisenman, deconstructionist architect* Frank Gehry, architect, Pritzker Prize (1989)* Victor Gruen, father of the shopping mall* Frank Israel, architect* Albert Kahn, industrial architect* Louis I.Hausman, econometrist, Clark Medal (1985)* Robert Heilbroner, leftist economist* Israel Kirzner, Austrian School economist* Lawrence Klein, econometric models, Clark Medal (1959), Nobel Prize (1980)* David M.Kreps, economist, Clark Medal (1989)* Paul Krugman, economist & journalist, Clark Medal (1991)* Simon Kuznets, econometrics, Nobel Prize (1971)* Wassily Leontief, Input-Output method, Nobel Prize (1973) (Jewish mother)* Steven Levitt, economist, Clark Medal (2003)* Harry Markowitz, economist, Nobel Prize (1990)* Robert Merton, Black-Scholes equation, Nobel Prize (1997) (Jewish father)* Merton Miller, economist, Nobel Prize (1990)* Ludwig von Mises, Austrian School economist* Franco Modigliani, economist, Nobel Prize (1985)* Oskar Morgenstern, game theorist* Marc Leon Nerlove, economist, Clark Medal (1969)* Matthew Rabin, economist, Clark Medal (2001)* Murray Rothbard, Austrian School economist* Jeffrey Sachs, economic shock therapy* Paul Samuelson, economic analysis, Clark Medal (1947), Nobel Prize (1970)* Andrei Shleifer, economist, Clark Medal (1999)* Myron Scholes, Black-Scholes equation, Nobel Prize (1997)* Robert Solow, economic growth, Clark Medal (1961), Nobel Prize (1987)* Joseph Stiglitz, economist & author, Clark Medal (1979), Nobel Prize (2001)* Lawrence Summers, economist, Clark Medal (1993)* Jacob Viner, economist Historians* Herbert Aptheker, Marxist historian* Bernard Bailyn, historian* Daniel Boorstin, historian* Alan Brinkley, historian (half Jewish)* Norman Cantor, medieval historian* Ariel Durant, The Story of Civilization* Eric Foner, historian* Peter Gay, historian* Oscar Handlin, historian* Raul Hilberg, holocaust historian* Richard Hofstadter, historian (Jewish father)* Gerda Lerner, feminist historian* Bernard Lewis, historian of Islam* Deborah Lipstadt, Holocaust historian* Erwin Panofsky, art historian* Meyer Schapiro, art historian* Barbara Tuchman, historian* Howard Zinn, leftist historian Physicists* Ralph Alpher, background radiation* Hans Bethe, nuclear physicist, Nobel Prize (1967) (Jewish mother)* Felix Bloch, nuclear physicist, Nobel Prize (1952)* David Bohm, quantum physicist, philosopher of science* Leon Cooper, BCS theory, Nobel Prize (1972)* Martin Deutsch, positronium* Albert Einstein, theoretical physicist, Nobel Prize (1921)* Richard Feynman, quantum physicist, Nobel Prize (1965)* David Finkelstein, physicist* James Franck, physicist, Nobel Prize (1925)* Edward Fredkin, digital physicist* Herbert Friedman, solar X-rays* Jerome Friedman, physicist, Nobel Prize (1990)* Margaret Geller, astronomer* Murray Gell-Mann, quarks, Nobel Prize (1969)* Sheldon Glashow, physicist, Nobel Prize (1979)* Donald A. Judaism is the second most populous religion in the US after Christianity, comprising about 1.3% of the population.