Jewish Journal

Tag: David Meyerhof

View the most popular tags overall?

  • Award named for Nobel laureate

    By  Tom Tugend

    October 3, 2013 | 3:20 pm

    The wheel of history has come full circle for Otto Meyerhof (1884-1951), a biochemist who was once the pride of Germany as a Nobel laureate, then a Jewish refugee, and now rehabilitated and honored by his native country.

    A particularly interested witness to this process is...

  • German city honors Jews who fled

    By Lauren Bottner

    April 26, 2011 | 5:44 pm

    David Meyerhof makes his living as a teacher, but when he travels to Heidelberg in mid-May, it will be as a student. Meyerhof, grandson of Nobel laureate Otto Meyerhof, is eager to learn all he can about his family’s history in the German university town.

    “It’s a trip to honor...