Israel Joshua Singer (1893 - 1944)

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Birthplace: Bilograj, Poland
Death: Died in New York, New York, United States
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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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November 30, 1893
Bilograj, Poland
February 10, 1944
Age 50
New York, New York, United States