Jonathan Steinberg Biography

Published On Oct 11, 2017
Facts of Jonathan Steinberg
Date of Birth: 1934 , March-8
Birth Nation: United States
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Jonathan Steinberg is a native of United States, born on 8th of March 1934 in the white ethnic background. He completed high school from a school in his hometown. Steinberg had a keen interest in history, so he used to spend more time in reading history books, whereas other kids were busy in comic books.

Upon graduation from his high school, Steinberg enrolled at the "Harvard University" to fulfill his aim of becoming a historian. Further, he attended "Cambridge University" and received Ph.D.

Steinberg began his career with Cambridge University as a University Lecture. After serving for 33 years at the University, Steinberg started working as a Reader in the European history, Fellow of Trinity Hall, and Vice-Master. Currently, he serves at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.

As an author, Steinberg has published several books including “Yesterday’s Deterrent: Tirpitz and the Birth of the German Battle Fleet”, “Die Deutsche Bank und ihre Goldtransaktionen im Zweiten Weltkrieg”, “Why Switzerland?”, and “All or Nothing: The Axis and the Holocaust and Dies Deutsche Bank” etc.

His reviews are available in The Times Literary Supplement, The London Review of Books, The Financial Times and many others. Summing up, Steinberg has also written many TV and radio documentaries.

His other achievement includes appointment on the Historical Commission of the Deutsche Bank AG to examine back activity and gold transactions during World War II.

He was also the Presidential Advisory Commission on Holocaust Assets and was a member of the Board of Trustees of Franklin University Switzerland, a private liberal arts college located in Lugano, Switzerland as well.

Currently, the professor is in his eighties. When it comes to his personal life, Jonathan is quite confidential. He prefers to hide much about his personal life such as marital status, spouse, children, and divorce in front of media.

There is no exact figure of Jonathan's net worth. He might earn an enormous sum of money through his career.

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Born in United States

1934

An American renowned author and professor, Jonathan Steinberg was born on 8th of March 1934. Talking about his nationality, he is an American and is of the white ethnicity. 

First Book

1965

This year Jonathan Steinberg published his book “Tripiyz and the birth of the German battle fleet”, which is the historical and social background of Germany’s World war I navy. 

Book Die Deutsche Bank und ihre Goldtransaktionen

1999

In the year 1999, Jonathan published the book, “Die Deutsche Bank und ihre Goldtransaktionen im Zweiten Weltkrieg”. The book is based on Deutsche Bank and its Gold Transactions during the World War II; the book was later published in English. 

Current Updates

2017

As of now, the renowned American professor and author, Jonathan Steinberg is in his 80s and still serves at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.