Grisha (Hirsh) Levin (1891 - 1966) Icn_world

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Birthplace: Dvinsk
Death: Died in Riga, Latvia
Occupation: Insurance agent
Managed by: Solomon (Senya) Yusim
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Immediate Family

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      Rosa
      wife
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      Sofa (Sophia)
      daughter
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      Samuel
      son
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      Emmanuil
      son
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      Desi
      daughter
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      Notke
      father
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      Hana
      mother
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      Yakov
      brother

About Grisha (Hirsh) Levin

During the WWII, prior to the Nazi occupation of Riga, chose not to join his family that evacuated to Siberia. Was caught and spent some time in the Ghetto from where escaped and spent the rest of the war in the basement hidden by his Latvian lover. His family never forgave him his refusal to join them. Except during the was had exacerbations of the bipolar disorder (mildly hypomanic most of the time and periodic psychotic depression), was hospitalized. Died by suicide (drowning). Was very king to grandkids. Brought Jewish tradition to the family (celebrated Seder, went to the Shul w/ his son-in-law.) SY

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Grisha (Hirsh) Levin's Timeline

1891
1891
Dvinsk
1966
April 22, 1966
Age 75
Riga, Latvia
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Latvia
1915
1915
Age 24
1918
1918
Age 27
1921
1921
Age 30
1922
1922
Age 31