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Tony Judt

AKA Tony Robert Judt

Born: 2-Jan-1948
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 6-Aug-2010
Location of death: Manhattan, NY
Cause of death: Lou Gehrig's Disease

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Postwar

Military service: Israel Defense Forces (translator, Six Days War, 1967)

Wife: (div.)
Wife: (div.)
Wife: Jennifer Homans (dance critic, m. 1993, two sons)
Son: Nicholas
Son: Daniel

    High School: Emanuel School, London, England
    University: BA History, King's College, Cambridge University (1969)
    University: Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, France (1969-70)
    University: PhD History, King's College, Cambridge University (1972)
    Professor: Oxford University
    Professor: University of California at Berkeley
    Professor: History, New York University (1987-2010)
    Administrator: Director, Remarque Institute, New York University (1995-2010)

    The New Republic Editorial board
    The New York Review of Books Contributor
    American Academy of Arts and Sciences 1996
    British Academy 2007
    Dror (Israel) National Secretary (1965-67)
    George Orwell Award 2009
    Belgian Ancestry Paternal
    Jewish Ancestry
    Lithuanian Ancestry Paternal
    Russian Ancestry Maternal

Author of books:
La Reconstruction du Parti Socialiste: 1921-1926 (1976, dissertation)
Socialism in Provence, 1871-1914: A Study in the Origins of the Modern French Left (1979)
Past Imperfect: French Intellectuals, 1944-1956 (1994)
Marxism and the French Left: Studies on Labour and Politics in France, 1830-1981 (1986)
A Grand Illusion? An Essay on Europe (1996)
The Burden of Responsibility: Blum, Camus, Aron and the French Twentieth Century (1998)
Postwar: A History of Europe since 1945 (2005)
Reappraisals: Reflections on the Forgotten Twentieth Century (2008)
Ill Fares the Land (2010)

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