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History educator

Henry Leo Feingold, German history educator. Recipient Presidential award for Excellence in Scholarship Baruch College, 1986. Served with United States Army, 1954-1957, 61. Fellow Leo Baeck Institute, 1985; Member American Jewish History Society (chairman academy council), Jewish History Society New York (executive committee), Association Jewish Studies (executive committee).

Background

Feingold, Henry Leo was born on February 6, 1931 in Ludwigshafen, Germany. Son of Marcus and Frieda (Singer) Feingold.

Education

Bachelor, Brooklyn College, 1953. Master of Arts, Brooklyn College, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1966.

Career

Assistant professor City University of New York, 1967-1968. Professor history Baruch College, since 1978, chairman Faculty Seminar on Holocaust. Lecturer in field.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1954-1957, 61. Fellow Leo Baeck Institute, 1985. Member American Jewish History Society (chairman academy council), Jewish History Society New York (executive committee), Association Jewish Studies (executive committee).

Connections

Married Vera Schiff, February 7, 1954. Children: Margo Rachel, Judith Eva.

father:
Marcus Feingold

mother:
Frieda (Singer) Feingold

spouse:
Vera Schiff

children:
Margo Rachel Feingold

Judith Eva Feingold