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Israel Joshua Singer

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Birthplace: Bilograj, Poland
Death: Died in New York, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Pinhas Mendel Singer and Batsheva Singer
Brother of Esther Kreitman; Isaac Bashevis Singer; <private> Kreitman (Singer); Deena Singer; Yosef Singer and 2 others

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About Israel Joshua Singer

Author. Born Yisroel Yehoshua Zinger (or Zynger), he was the brother of writer Isaac Bashevis Singer. Writing in Yiddish, he worked as a journalist in Europe and published his first novel, "Steel and Iron", in 1927. His long novel "The Brothers Ashkenazy" (1936) is considered his masterpiece. Singer emigrated to the United States in 1934 and helped his brother do the same the following year.

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Israel Joshua Singer's Timeline

1893
November 30, 1893
Bilograj, Poland
1944
February 10, 1944
Age 50
New York, New York, United States