Felix Weil (1898 1975) was a Marxist and the original financial provider for the Institute for Social Research in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
He was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina and was the son of the wealthy German-born merchant Hermann Weil and his wife Rosa Weil. At the age of 9 he was sent to attend school in Germany at the Goethe-Gymnasium, Frankfurt.
History of the Institute of Social Research from the Institute for Social Research
The Frankfurt School at Marxists.org
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