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Hayim Halevy Donin (Dolnansky)

Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Death: January 21, 1982 (53)
Immediate Family:

Son of Max Dolnansky and Eva Rebecca Dolnansky
Husband of Tzivia Donin
Father of Private User; Haviva Peters; Private and Private
Brother of Morris Dolnane

Managed by: Barry Jay Leon
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About Hayim Donin

DONIN, HAYIM HALEVY (1928–1983), U.S. Orthodox rabbi and author. Donin was born Herman Dolnansky in New York City, legally changing his name in 1955. He earned his B.A. from Yeshiva University in 1948; his ordination from Yeshiva University in 1951; his M.A. from Columbia University in 1952; and his Ph.D. from Wayne State University in 1966. He served as rabbi of Congregation Kesher Israel in West Chester, Pennsylvania (1951–53), where he was also counselor of the B'nai B'rith Hillel Foundation at West Chester State Teachers College. In 1953, he became rabbi of Congregation B'nai David in Southfield, Michigan, where he remained until he immigrated to Israel in 1973.

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Hayim Donin's Timeline

June 3, 1928
New York, New York, United States
January 21, 1982
Age 53