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StefanL, 24.11.05 01:20
Charles Herzfeld was born in Vienna to an assimilated (even catholic) Jewish Family, the son of August Herzfeld and nephew of physicist Karl Herzfeld.
motzes, 24.11.05 22:16
the best i could find. not austrian though. maybe its time to get a bit of patriotism ...
StefanL, 26.11.05 01:39
His being Austrian born can be concluded from two texts: Michael A. Hiltzik's "Dealers of Lightning" and the linked bio of his uncle. One need not be patriotic for that.
motzes, 26.11.05 09:32
yes he is.still i am more interested in the person than in patriotism. he sent me following note to his biografie, i guess i can quote as it is official information:
"i was Director from '65 to '67. Two years was pretty typical in those days. I was at ARPA (as it was then called) from 1961 to 1967, first two years I ran the Defender program, then was Deputy Direct then Director. In total it was a long time, but, of course great. If you have Googled me you know I was born in Vienna ..."
illiac iv is also popping up again
Rose Shuman, 18.01.12 05:07
Charles Herzfeld is actually Catholic, not Jewish. From Vienna, Austria, from a monarchist family that fled during WWII. Came to US to live with his uncle Carl Herzfeld, a respected scientist in Washington Dc at Catholic U.
StefanL, 20.01.12 10:47
Actually the Herzfeld family was of Jewish ancestry while already the generation before our Charles Herzfeld had been baptized. We could go into philosophical at this point but we'd rather abstain. It should have been mentioned more cleary though.
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