Felix Frankfurter

Felix Frankfurter
Felix Frankfurter [Felix Frankfurter]
(1882–1965) a US ↑Supreme Court judge (1939–62), born in Austria. He believed in ‘judicial restraint’, the idea that judges should not try to influence government policies through their decisions in courts of law. He helped to establish the ↑American Civil Liberties Union, taught at the Law School of ↑Harvard University (1914–39) and advised Presidents Woodrow Wilson and Franklin D Roosevelt. He received the ↑Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1963.

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  • Felix Frankfurter — als Richter am Obersten Gericht Felix Frankfurter (* 15. November 1882 in Wien; † 22. Februar 1965 in Washington D. C.) war ein US amerikanischer Jurist und Richter am Obersten Gerichtshof der Vereinigten Staaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Felix Frankfurter — (né le 15 novembre 1882) était un juge américain siégeant à la Cour suprême des États Unis. Originaire de New York, il étudia au City College of New York, avant de brillantes études à Harvard. Il fut nommé à la Cour suprême des États Unis par …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Felix Frankfurter — Infobox Judge name = Felix Frankfurter imagesize = caption = office = Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court termstart = January 30 1939 termend = August 28 1962 nominator = Franklin Delano Roosevelt appointer = predecessor =… …   Wikipedia

  • Felix Frankfurter — ➡ Frankfurter * * * …   Universalium

  • FRANKFURTER, FELIX — (1882–1965), U.S. jurist. Frankfurter, who was born in Vienna, was taken to the United States at the age of 12. His parents settled on the Lower East Side of New York, where his father, scion of a long line of rabbis, was a modest tradesman.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Frankfurter — steht für: Einwohner von Frankfurt am Main Einwohner von Frankfurt (Oder) Frankfurter Würstchen Frankfurter Würstel, österreichisch für Wiener Würstchen Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (kurz auch FAZ) Frankfurter Rundschau (kurz auch FR)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • FRANKFURTER, SOLOMON FRIEDRICH — (1856–1941), Austrian librarian, pedagogue, and classical philologist. Frankfurter was born in Pressburg and moved with his family to Vienna in 1859. In 1881 he began working as a volunteer at the University of Vienna library, where from 1919 to… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Frankfurter — may refer to: *a sausage as made in Frankfurt; a hot dog *a resident of Frankfurt am Main, Germany *a resident of Frankfurt (Oder), GermanyFrankfurter is a German surname and may refer to: * David Frankfurter (1909–1982),… …   Wikipedia

  • Frankfurter, Felix — born Nov. 15, 1882, Vienna, Austria Hungary died Feb. 22, 1965, Washington, D.C., U.S. Austrian born U.S. jurist and public official. Immigrating to the U.S. at the age of 12, he was educated at the City College of New York and Harvard Law School …   Universalium

  • Frankfurter, Felix — (1882–1965)    US Supreme Court judge and Zionist. Frankfurter was one of the Jewish immigrant boys who rose to distinguished positions in American life. His family arrived from Vienna and settled in the Lower East Side of New York when he was… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

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