Bloch, Ernest 1880-1959. Swiss-born US composer noted for his chamber songs, such as for instance Quintet for Piano and Strings (1923), as well as works together Jewish motifs, including Israel Symphony (1916).
Bloch, Konrad Emil 1912-2000. German-born United states biochemist. He shared a 1964 Nobel reward for research on cholesterol levels and fatty acid metabolic process.