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Died when: 72 years 213 days
Star Sign: Capricorn
Ignatz Bubis (12 January 1927 – 13 August 1999), German Jewish leader, was the influential chairman (and later president) of the Central Council of Jews in Germany (Zentralrat der Juden in Deutschland) from 1992 to 1999. In this capacity he led a public campaign against German anti-Semitism. Bubis's high profile both in Frankfurt and nationwide involved him in a number of public controversies.