Leopold Zunz

Leopold Zunz

Birth
Detmold, Kreis Lippe, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Death 17 Mar 1886 (aged 91)
Berlin, Germany
Burial Prenzlauer Berg, Pankow, Berlin, Germany
Memorial ID 6820618 · View Source
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Scholar and writer who formed with friends, (including Abraham Geiger, qv), the 'Society for the Science of Judaism', one of the first attempts to study Judaism in the light of modern history and sociology and a forerunner of the Reform movement.

Bio by: David Conway


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  • Created by: David Conway
  • Added: 4 Oct 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6820618
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leopold Zunz (10 Aug 1794–17 Mar 1886), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6820618, citing Jüdischer Friedhof Prenzlauer Berg, Prenzlauer Berg, Pankow, Berlin, Germany ; Maintained by David Conway (contributor 92) .