Finkelstein (פֿינק(ע)לשׁטײַן, פינקלשׁט(י)ין, Финкельштейн) is a German and Yiddish surname (originated from German Karfunkelstein, a "carbuncle stone") shared by a number of notable individuals:

  • Arthur Fields (Abe Finkelstein), American singer and songwriter
  • Arthur J. Finkelstein, US Republican political activist
  • Avram Finkelstein, gay rights activist
  • Clive Finkelstein, Information Engineering pioneer
  • David Finkelstein, professor of Physics at the Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Daniel Finkelstein, British journalist
  • Israel Finkelstein, Israeli archaeologist
  • Jacob Finkelstein (Jackie Fields), American world champion welterweight & Olympic champion featherweight Hall of Fame boxer
  • Louis Finkelstein, Talmud scholar
  • Louis Finkelstein (artist) (1923-2000), painter and Queens College (CUNY) professor
  • Max Finkelstein (died 1940), New York City policeman.
  • Meir Finkelstein, cantor and composer of contemporary Jewish liturgical music
  • Menachem Finkelstein, Israeli district judge, Israel's Military Advocate General from 2000 to 2004.
  • Norman Finkelstein, American political scientist and writer.
  • Norman Finkelstein (poet), poet and writer
  • Peter Max (Peter Finkelstein)
  • Salo Finkelstein
  • William Zorach (born Finkelstein)

Other articles related to "finkelstein":

Alliance Of Concerned Jewish Canadians - Support For Norman Finkelstein
... to pro-Palestinian professor Norman Finkelstein ... aiming to shut down academic discussion." The alliance praised Finkelstein, who they stated "distinguished himself as a careful scholar who has, through ...
Sherrie Lea - Attempts To Document Lea As Being The Reincarnation of Marilyn Monroe Biometrically
... Adrian Finkelstein ... Finkelstein publicly claimed that Humanitarian Lea is a reincarnation of Marilyn Monroe ... from widely accepted psychiatric and hypnotherapy techniques employed by Finkelstein, used by Scientists, FBI and Military, his extensive and rigorous evaluation included ...
Characters Of The Adventures Of Tintin - Supporting Characters - Tintin's Double
... him being taken into custody and mistook him for an associate, Finkelstein, whom they were expecting ... a visitor whom he recognised as the real Finkelstein ... nearby wheat field and took Tintin, whom they too believed was Finkelstein, into the desert where he met Sheikh Bab El Ehr, the Arab insurgent who was also fighting the British and the Jews ...
Menachem Finkelstein
... Menachem Finkelstein was Israel's Military Advocate General from 2000 to 2004, during the height of the Second Intifada ... Finkelstein was born in 1951 and received an Orthodox Jewish upbringing ... In July 2003 Finkelstein decided not to open a criminal investigation into the death International Solidarity Movement activist Rachel Corrie, but he did open an investigation into the death of Tom Hurndall in October ...
Meir Finkelstein - Move To The USA
... During his tenure with Sinai Temple, Finkelstein composed more than 100 settings for the liturgy while simultaneously enjoying a successful career as a Hollywood composer/arranger ... Finkelstein's next cantorial position was at Congregation Beth Tzedec of Toronto, where he worked for three years before moving to his present home, Congregation Shaarey Zedek in Southfield, Michigan ... Finkelstein also works as a producer and arranger, and has collaborated on many of his colleagues' albums ...