Max Apt

Poland, Opole Voivodeship, Gross Strehlitz
Germany, Berlin
FatherSalomon Ferdinand Apt (05/09/1833 – 07/05/1888) 
MotherHenriette (Jettel) Stern (26/03/1836 – 19/12/1905) 


Max studied law and political science in Breslau, Leipzig and Berlin.

Chief executive of the corporation of the merchants of Berlin (1903-1920)

Founder of the "Deutsche Wirtschaftszeitung" (1905) and instrumental in the creation of the Berlin School of Economics.

Emissary of the Jewish community of Berlin at the Evian Conference, July 1938.

He emigrated to Great Britain in 1939 and returned to Germany in 1954.

Both MT and the John H. Richter collection mention that Max was a professor and died in Berlin; however each names only one of his parents.

Sources (click here for generic source information)

MT; - gives his date of birth as 16/06/1869; and - biography, both give his date of birth as 16/06/1869; - Passenger list, gives his date of birth as 16/09/1869; - John H. Richter collection;; - mentioned as a resident.

This record was last updated on 02/11/2018 at 16:53