Halper


Halper

Halper is a variation of the Jewish surname Heilprin and may refer to:
* Albert Halper, writer
* Donna Halper, Boston-based historian and radio consultant
* Jeff Halper, former professor of anthropology at Ben-Gurion University, Israel
* Leivick Halper (1888–1962), Yiddish language writer
* Mark Robert Halper, photographer
* Santos L. Halper, the misspelled version of Santa's Little Helper, fictional dog from "The Simpsons" in the episode "The Canine Mutiny"


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  • HALPER, BENZION — (1884–1924), Hebraist, Arabist, and editor. Halper was born in Zhosli (Zasliai), Lithuania. He emigrated to Germany and from there to England. In 1907 he began studying Semitics at the University of London. While at the university he also studied …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • HALPER, ALBERT — (1904–1984), U.S. novelist. His first novel, Union Square (1933), on a radical theme, was an immediate success. His experiences in a mail order house in his native Chicago and in the Chicago central post office found expression in his novels The… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Halper, Ben Zion — (1884 1924)    American Hebraist, Arabist and editor. He was born in Lithuania and emigrated to Germany, from there to England, and finally to the US. From 1913 he taught at Dropsie College in Philadelphia, becoming professor of cognate languages …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Jeff Halper — Infobox Person name = Jeff Halper image size = 200px caption = birth name = birth date = 1949 birth place = Minnesota death date = death place = death cause = resting place = resting place coordinates = residence = Israel nationality = Israel,… …   Wikipedia

  • Mark Robert Halper — Born 1965 San Francisco, California U.S. Nationality American (United States) Field Photography …   Wikipedia

  • Donna Halper — Donna Halper, summarizing a paper she co wrote with Christopher Sterling about the date of Reginald Fessenden s first broadcast Donna L. Halper (born February 1947, Dorchester, Massachusetts) is a Boston based historian and radio consultant. She… …   Wikipedia

  • Barry Halper — was an extensive collector of baseball memorabilia.Cite web|url=http://www.usatoday.com/sports/baseball/2005 12 19 halper obit x.htm|title=Baseball collector Barry Halper dies|accessyear=2007|accessmonthday=November 17|publisher=USA… …   Wikipedia

  • Stefan Halper — Dr. Stefan Halper is a Senior Research Fellow at Magdalene College, Cambridge and a Senior Fellow at the Cambridge Centre of International Studies, where he is Director of the Donner Atlantic Studies Programme… …   Wikipedia

  • Jeff Halper — Jeff Halper, le 1er mai 2008 Jeff Halper (né en 1946 à Hibbing dans le Minnesota) est un anthropologue, auteur, conférencier et militant politique américain. Il est co fondateur et coordinateur du Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions… …   Wikipédia en Français


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