The Full Wiki

More info on Izsák Lőwy

Izsák Lőwy: Wikis

Advertisements
  

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The native form of this personal name is Lőwy Izsák. This article uses the Western name order.

Izsák Lőwy (also known as Isaac Lowy) (1793, Nagysurány, Kingdom of Hungary – 8 April 1847, Újpest, Kingdom of Hungary[1]) was a Hungarian industrialist and founder of the city Újpest, now a district of Budapest, Hungary.[2][3] He created the city name Újpest (New Pest). He was the leader of the Jewish community and the town's first judge.[3] In 1866 a street named after Izsák Lőwy in his town (next to present Újpest-Városkapu metro station).

References


Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message