Preamble

Following the advent of the National Socialist regime in the year 1938, more than 2,700 mostly Jewish affiliates of the University of Vienna were dismissed and subsequently driven away and/or murdered - lecturers, students and administration employees. Furthermore, over 200 people were stripped of their academic titles.
In 2008, 70 years after the so-called "Anschluss" [annexation] and the pogroms of what came to be cynically called the "Kristallnacht" [Crystal Night], the University of Vienna commemorates this injustice and  ...

Franziska Kisch (verh. Reininghaus)

  • Born: 10-23-1912
  • Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
  • Category: expelled student

Franziska KISCH (later married REININGHAUS), born on October 23rd, 1912 in Linz/Upper Austria (entitled residency ('heimatberechtigt') for Austria, Citizenship: Austria), daughter of Oskar Kisch (white-collar employee) and Helene Kisch (née Svoboda), was enrolled finally in the fall term 1938/39 at the Medical School in the 6th and last year of her studies.

She was discriminated as a so called "Mischling 1. Grades" but she could continue her studies at first - valid until revoked - and even finish her studies and graduate on February 2nd, 1939.

>>> more detailled biography only in German - to be translated soon

Franziska Reininghaus, née Kisch, died aged 98 on April 13th, 2011 and is burried at Wiener Zentralfriedhof.


Lit.: Archive of the University of Vienna/enrollment forms ("Nationale") MED 1937-1939, MED graduation registry ("Promotionsprotokoll") M 33.13, Nr. 4341; POSCH/INGRISCH/DRESSEL 2008, 416, REITER-ZETLOUKAL/SAUER 2019, information from Dr. Babrara Sauer, Vienna 07/2019; "find a grave in Vienna".


Herbert Posch


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Nationale of Franziska Kisch, fall term 1937/38 (1st form front), Photo: H. Posch (c) Universitätsarchiv WienNationale of Franziska Kisch, fall ...
Nationale of Franziska Kisch, fall term 1937/38 (1st form back), Photo: H. Posch (c) Universitätsarchiv WienNationale of Franziska Kisch, fall ...
Franziska Kisch, medical graduation register 1942, Nr. 4341, © Archive of the University of Vienna M 33.13Franziska Kisch, medical graduation...



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