Moses Rubin Yoelson, Rabbi (1855 - 1945)

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Birthplace: Lithuania
Death: Died in Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States
Occupation: Rabbi and Cantor
Managed by: Charles Miller
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About Moses Rubin Yoelson, Rabbi

Rabbi Reuven Moses Yoelson was famed for many characteristic features: for his gaiety and his humor, for his storytelling and his smile, also for his clear and beautiful voice which enthralled his congregation. People used to come from the Lithuanian villages for miles around to listen to his religious chants that touched the very depths of the human heart. As a cantor he was famed for pouring his entire soul into every religious motif which he presented musically to his congregation.

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Rabbi Moses Rubin Yoelson's Timeline

1855
1855
Lithuania
1880
1880
Age 25
Seredžius, Jurbarkas district municipality, Tauragė County, Lithuania
1882
January 12, 1882
Age 27
Jurbarkas, Lithuania
1884
1884
Age 29
1886
May 26, 1886
Age 31
Jurbarkas, Lithuania
1896
March 29, 1896
Age 41
1897
August 6, 1897
Age 42
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1902
June 25, 1902
Age 47
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States
1945
December 23, 1945
Age 90
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States
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