Ernestine von Fürth

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Ernestine von Fürth, née Kisch (5 October 1877, Prague - 31 October 1946, Washington, D.C.) was an Austrian-Jewish women's activist, the founder and leader of the women's suffrage movement in Austria.[1]

Her son was the economist Herbert Furth.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Elisabeth Malleier, "Making the world a better place." Welfare and politics, welfare as politics? Activities of Jewish women in Vienna before 1938, Aschkenas, Volume 16, Issue 1, pp. 261–268

External links[edit]