The surname Furst was first found in Baden, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
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Stephen Furst (1954-2017), born Stephen Nelson Feuerstein, an American actor and film and television director, best known for his role as Kent "Flounder" Dorfman in the comedy film National Lampoon's Animal House
Anton Furst (1944-1991), British-American, distinguished production designer who won an Oscar for designing the Batmobile and the noirish nightmare version of Gotham City in Tim Burton's Batman (1989)
Alan Furst (b. 1941), American author of historical spy novels
Paula Fürst (1894-1944), German educator and Zionist
^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)