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us: Hochschild, Moritz, 1881-1965


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    • us: Hochschild, Mauricio, 1881-1965
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1881
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1965-06-12
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Biblis (Germany)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Paris (France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Madrid (Spain)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Australia
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Freiberg (Germany)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Potosí (Bolivia)
    • Associated Locale

        New York (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Chile
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Metallgesellschaft Aktiengesellschaft
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Compañía Minera Hochschild Mining Corporation
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        ger
    • Associated Language

        spa
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Tin industry
          (lcsh) Jews, German
        • Occupation

            Businessman
        • Sources

          • found: Dr. Moritz (Don Mauricio) Hochschild, 1881-1965 ... 2001: t.p. (Moritz (Don Mauricio) Hochschild; b. 1881; d. 1965; one of the "tin barons" of Bolivia)
          • found: Dr. Moritz (Mauricio) Hochschild, 2015: title page (Dr. Moritz (Mauricio) Hochschild; mining businessman; promotor of Jewish immigration to Bolivia) page 24, etc. (born 1881 in Biblis, Germany in an orthodox Jewish family; bachelor's (1900-1905) and Ph.D. (1921) in mining engineering, Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg; starting working for Metallgesellschaft Aktiengesellschaft in Frankfurt in 1905 and went to work in Madrid, Australia, London and Chile until 1914; spent World War I in Germany; returned to Chile in 1919; lived in Bolivia (1921-1944); spent the remainder of his life primarily in a hotel in New York City and later in Paris; died June 12, 1965 in Paris; founder of the Compañía Minera Hochschild Mining Corporation with headquarters in Potosí; promoted German Jewish immigration to Bolivia during World War II)
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          • 2002-01-24: new
          • 2016-06-10: revised
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