R` Yehuda Segal Landau (1672 - 1737) MP

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Birthplace: Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany
Death: Died in Aptow
Managed by: Shulem Jeremias - שלום יערמיאש
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About R` Yehuda Segal Landau

אביו של ה"נודע ביהודה", רבי יהודה בן צבי הירש סג”ל לנדאו, היה יהודי אמיד ויחד עם זאת תלמיד חכם שפעל רבות למען הקהילה של עיירת מולדתו. הוא שימש ראש הקהל במקומו כל ימי חייו והיה חבר ב”ועד ארבע הארצות”.

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R' YEHUDA (JUDAH) LANDAU (B.1672 HILDESHEIM- D.1737, on the 13th day of Kislev, in APTOW) - CHAYA - (D.1740). THEY WERE THE PARENTS OF THE NODA B'YEHUDA. CHAYA WAS THE DAUGHTER OF ELEAZAR. Yehuda was the son of Zvi Hirsh Vitesh Witeles (Charif) Landau.

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נמנה על פרנסי העיר אפטא וחבר ב"ועד ארבע הארצות". נזכר בפנקסי קהילת אפטא בין השנים 1709-1739

Rabbi Yehuda Landa, in addition to being considerably wealthy, was a learned man and an outstanding communal worker. Rabbi Judah was, in fact, the life-long president of the Opatow community and deputy of the "Council of the Four Lands" (ארבע ארצות).

(m.Katzenellenbogen-Heschel)

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Rabbi Yehuda Landau - רבי יהודה לאנדא ז"ל's Timeline

1672
1672
Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany
1713
October 8, 1713
Age 41
Opatw̤, Swietokrzyskie, Poland
1715
1715
Age 43
Gmina Opatów, Opatów County, Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship, Poland
1737
December 6, 1737
Age 65
Aptow
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Opatow