Herzl Theodor

Related to Herzl Theodor: Theodor Schwann, Benjamin Zeev Herzl


 (hĕrt′səl), Theodor 1860-1904.
Hungarian-born Austrian founder of Zionism. As a correspondent during the Alfred Dreyfus affair, he concluded that the solution to anti-Semitism was the establishment of a Jewish national state. He founded the Zionist Organization (later, World Zionist Organization) in 1897.