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Itzhak Yakov Rivkind (Halperin)

Hebrew: יצחק יעקב ריבקינד (הלפרין)
Birthplace: Dziaržynsk, Minsk Province, Belarus
Death: Died in Tel Aviv, Israel
Place of Burial: Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel
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Son of Meir Halperin
Husband of Zipora Feiga Rivkind
Father of Malka Likhovski

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About Itzhak Yakov Rivkind

Itzhak Yakov Rivkind was born to the Halperin family in Koidanov (today Dziaržynsk) near Minsk in Belarus. He changed his last name to Rivkind to avoid being drafted to the Russian Army. Right after WWI and the revolition in Russia, the family escaped via Poland and ended up in Israel in the early 1920s. Itzhak lived to see the creation of the State of Israel in 1948. He was a direct descendant of Rabbi Yechiel Heilprin (Seder Hadorot).

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Dziaržynsk, Minsk Province, Belarus
April 1, 1901
Age 23
Stoŭbcy, Minsk Province, Belarus
May 18, 1949
Age 71
Tel Aviv, Israel
Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel