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R' Pinchas Schapiro of Koritz MP (1726 - 1790)

Rebbe Pinchas of Koretz, a disciple of the Baal Shem Tov. The Baal Shem Tov once remarked of him, "A soul such as that of Reb Pinchas comes down to this world only once in 500 years." According to th...

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Dinah / דינה . MP (-1815 - d.)

Genesis 30:21 Genesis 34. Book of Jubilees, chapter 30 & 'ספר היובלים, פרק ל . Wikipedia: Dinah...

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Abraham / אברהם אבינו / إبراهيم MP (-1812 - -1637)

Genesis 11:26-32 Birth of Abram. Genesis 16:15-16 Birth of son Ishmael. Genesis 21:1-5 Birth of son Isaac. Genesis 21:1-4 Marriage to Keturah and birth of her 6 sons. Wikipedia: Abraham , ...

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Isaac / יצחק אבינו / إسحاق‎‎ MP (c.-1950 - c.-1770)

Genesis 21:1-6 Born and named. Genesis 25:19-29 Married with children. Wikipedia: * Isaac & יצחק . 2nd Patriarch of the Jewish Nation. The 9th Prophet of Islam (see ...

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Jacob / יעקב אבינו / يَعْقُوب MP (c.-1892 - -1744)

Genesis 25:20-28 Wikipedia: Jacob & יעקב . In Islam: Islamic view of Jacob & Nabi Yakub . He was born when his father was fifty-nine and Abraham one hundred and fift...

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Joseph / יוסף הצדיק MP (-1564 - -1454)

Genesis 30:22-24 his birth. Genesis 41:50-52 Birth of his two sons, Manasseh & Ephraim. Joseph or Yosef was the eleventh of Jacob's twelve sons in the Book of Genesis and Rachel's firstborn. Jose...

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Aaron / אהרן הכהן / هارون MP (c.-1397 - c.-1274)

Exodus 6:16-23. 1 Chronicles 23:13. Aaron In the Hebrew Bible and the Qur'an, Aaron (Hebrew: אַהֲרֹן‎ Ahărōn, Arabic: ه&...

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Moses / משה רבינו / موسى‎ MP (-1393 - -1273)

Exodus 2:1-10 Birth. Exodus 2:21-22 Marriage to Zipporah and birth of sons. Exodus 6:14-27 Extensive genealogy and family history listed. Wikipedia: Moses and משה . Judai...

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King David / דוד המלך MP (c.-1042 - c.-971)

Wikipedia: David Genealogy of David Questionable Paternity Biography Family Tree Wikipedia

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King Solomon / שלמה המלך MP (c.-1024 - c.-975)

2 Samuel 12:24-25 Named Solomon by his father, and Jedidya by G-d (via Nathan the Prophet). Wikipedia: Solomon and שלמה Jewish-Encyclopedia - Solomon Islamic view of S...

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Gaon Yeshaya Horowitz גאון ישעיה הורוביץ, השל"ה הקדוש MP (1565 - 1630)

Wikipedia : Isaiah Horowitz and ישעיה הלוי הורוביץ Holy Shlah and Horowitz Beginnings ...

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Yitzhak Luria, HaAR"I Hkadosh - יצחק לוריא, האר"י הקדוש MP (1534 - 1572)

I saac Luria (1534 – July 25, 1572) (Hebrew: Yitzhak Lurya יִצְחַק לוּרְיָא ), also calle...

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Elijah the Prophet MP (deceased)

Eiljah the Prophet - Wikipedia Why is Elijah Invited during the Seder? אליהו הנביא – קישו&#x...

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Hannah / חנה . MP (deceased)

1 Samuel 1:1-28 - 1 Samuel 2:1-11 . Wikipedia: Hannah and חנה .

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Deborah the Prophetess / דבורה הנביאה from the Tribe of Ephraim MP (deceased)

Deborah (Hebrew: דְּבוֹרָה, Modern Dvora Tiberian Dəḇôrā ; "Bee", Arabic: دیبا Dib...

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Emma Lazarus MP (1849 - 1887)

Emma Lazarus wrote her own poems. Her most famous work is "The New Colossus", is inscribed on the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty. She is known as an important forerunner of the Zionist movement. She...

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Hanna Szenes MP (1921 - 1944)

איך ליצור ולהרוס גיבורה לאומ...

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Gracia Mendes Nassi, דונה גרציה מנדס-נשיא MP (1510 - 1569)

Donna Gracia Mendes Nassi YouTube ויקיפדיה: דונה גרציה נשי&...

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Rebecca / רבקה / ربط . MP (-1926 - -1793)

Genesis 22:23 Wikipedia: Rebecca and רבקה . Rebeka was "the counterpart of Sarah in person and in spirit". -------------------- Birth: in Haram,Padan-aram Burial: ...

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Sarah / שרה אמנו / سارة MP (c.-2040 - c.-1913)

Genesis 11:29-30 Wikipedia: Sarah and שרה Sarah is a half sister to her husband Abraham. They had the same father, but different mothers. Sarah died directly after the sacrif...

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Miriam / מרים הנביאה MP (c.-1396 - c.-1280)

Exodus 2:4-7 is mentioned (unnamed), as guarding/watching her infant brother Moses, when he is hidden in the basket of reeds, on the Nile. Numbers 26:59. Wikipedia: Miriam & מר...

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Abigail / אביגיל . MP (c.-1038 - d.)

1 Samuel 25:1-42 - Story of Nabal the Carmelite, Abigail and King David. 1 Samuel 27:3 - Lives with David with King Achish at Gath. 1 Samuel 30:5 - Abigail captured in destruction of Ziklag. 2 Sa...

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

Jewish Queen of Persia's Purim Miracle -------------------------------- Wikipedia: Queen Esther and אסתר המלכ &#x...

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Leah / לאה אמנו MP (c.-1829 - c.-1745)

Genesis 29:16-17 Wikipedia: Leah & לאה . Leah was described as 'tender eyed'. Died sometime before Jacob's passing.

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Rachel / רחל אמנו MP (-1837 - -1772)

Genesis 29:5-30 Genesis 35:16-20 Dies in childbirth of Benjamin. Other: Wikipedia: Rachel and רחל Rachel This great love story describes the foundation of the twelv...

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Ruth of Moab / רות המואביה MP (c.-1130 - c.-1050)

Book of Ruth - Chapter 1 describes the life of Elimelech and his family in Moab. After the death of their husbands, Naomi and Ruth went to Bethlehem. Chapter 2 Ruth gleans in the fields of Boaz. ...

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Tamar / תמר Queen of Goshen . MP (-1652 - -1500)

Read the story of daring, courageous Tamar who disguised herself as a sacred prostitute and slept with Judah her father-in-law, risking death by fire to have a child. Page1 and Page2 Tamar was a chil...

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

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

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Maimonides / Rambam / موسى ابن ميمون הרמב"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 Dov Ber, Maggid of Mezeritch MP (c.1710 - 1772)

Dov Ber of Mezeritch Rabbi Dov Ber of Mezeritch (דוב בער ממזריטש‎) (1700/1704/1710(?) – 1772-1...

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Admor Shneur Zalman of Liadi Boruchovitch MP (1745 - 1812)

"Der Alte Rebbe" שניאור זלמן מליאדי - מייסד ח&#...

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Dov-Ber Shneuri [The Mitteler Rebbe] דב-בער שניאורי, האדמור האמצעי MP (1773 - 1827)

Dovber Schneuri (From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia) Dovber Schneuri (1773-11-13 to 1827-11-16) was the second Rebbe (spiritual leader) of the Chabad Lubavitch chasidic movement. Rabbi Dovber was ...

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Admor Hatzemach Tzedek מנחם מנדל שניאורסון, הצמח צדק MP (1789 - 1866)

Menachem Mendel Schneersohn (1789-09-09 - 1866-03-17 OS) also known as the Tzemach Tzedek was an Orthodox rabbi and the third Rebbe (spiritual leader) of the Chabad Lubavitch chasidic movement. Biogr...

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Shmuel Schneerson [4th CHABAD Rebbe] MaHaRash שמואל שניאורסון מהר"ש MP (1834 - 1882)

Shmuel Schneersohn (or Rabbi Shmuel of Lubavitch or The Rebbe Maharash) (1834-04-29–1882-09-14 OS) was an Orthodox rabbi and the fourth Rebbe (spiritual leader) of the Chabad Lubavitch chasidic ...

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Shalom Dovber Schneerson [RaShab, 5th CHABAD Rebbe] הרש"אב MP (1860 - 1920)

Rabbi Sholom DovBer Schneerson (1860-1920). The 5th Rebbe of Chabad-Lubavitch The fifth Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Sholom DovBer Schneersohn ("Rashab"), was born in the White Russian town of Lubavitch ...

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Rabbi Yosef Yitzhak Schneerson [Rayatz, 6th CHABAD Rebbe] / יוסף יצחק שניאורסון, הרי"יץ MP (1880 - 1950)

[Wikipedia] Yosef Yitzhak (Joseph Isaac) Schneersohn (Hebrew: יוסף יצחק שניאורסאה...

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Enoch / חנוך / إدريس . MP (-3138 - -2773)

Genesis 5:18,21-24 Wikipedia חנוך & Enoch. Enoch next married Edna, daughter of Daniel. Enoch is one of the main two focal points for much of the 1st millennium BC...

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Methuselah / מתושלח / متوشلخ . MP (-3073 - -2104)

Genesis 5:21, 25-27 Wikipedia: Methuselah and מתושלח Longest lived person in history. The oldest person whose age is mentioned in the Hebrew Bible, given a...

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Seth / שת / شيث . MP (-3630 - -2718)

Genesis 4:25-26 Genesis 5:3-8 lists his place in the ten generations between Adam & Noah. Normally genealogies are traced by the first-born sons, but Cain killed Abel and then was banished, so Seth b...

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Adam / אדם / آدم . MP (-3760 - -2830)

Genesis 1:26-31 Genesis 2:7-25 Wikipedia: Adam & אדם וחוה Generations of Adam The name "Adam" originated from the Hebrew word, pronounce...

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