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Josephus (Titus Flavius) - MP (37 - c.100)

Titus Flavius Josephus (37 – c.100), also Yosef Ben Matityahu (Joseph son of Matthias) and Titus Flavius Josephus was a first-century Romano-Jewish historian and hagiographer of priestly and roy...

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Queen Esther Queen of Persia MP (c.-505 - -425)

Jewish Queen of Persia's Purim Miracle >>>>>>--------------------------------* Wikipedia: Queen Esther and אסתר המלכ ה .* Book of Esther ,...

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Menachem Mendel Schneerson [7th ADMOR of CHABAD] The Lubavitcher Rebbe MP (1902 - 1994)

[Wikipedia]Menachem Mendel Schneerson (April 5, 1902 OS – June 12, 1994 NS, known as The Rebbe, was a prominent Hasidic rabbi who was the seventh and last Rebbe (spiritual leader) of the Chabad ...

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Shimshon pre-Luria [of Erfurt] שמשון פרה-לוריא מארפורט MP (c.1325 - 1417)

(See 6 source documents loaded 8/10) See also bottom of Rashi page at Loebtree.com * * Physician in Orlëans. Cured Count Etampes of gout. Flourished about 1360-1370. He probably li...

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Maimonides Rambam רמב״ם MP (c.1138 - 1204)

From Moshe (of the Torah) to Moshe (Maimonides) there was none like Moshe R' Moshe ben Maimon , Moses Maimonides the Rambam , [ca. 1138 (or 1135?) - 1204] was the preeminent medieval Jewish philosoph...

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Rabbi Yisrael "Baal Shem Tov'' הבעש״ט MP (c.1698 - 1760)

Rabbi Yisroel (Israel) ben Eliezer (רבי ישראל בן אליעזר) (August 27, 1698 (18 Elul) ...

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Rashi רש״י MP (1040 - 1105)

Rashi was the outstanding Biblical commentator of the Middle Ages. He was born in Troyes, France, and lived from 1040 to 1105. He is considered the "father" of all commentaries that followed on the Tal...

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