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Shaul Chana HaCohen Kook

Hebrew: שאול חנא קוק
Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: Griva, Latvia
Death: July 24, 1955 (76)
Tel Aviv, Israel
Place of Burial: Tel Aviv, Israel
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Son of Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Ha-Cohen Kook and Perl Zlata Ha-Cohen Kook
Husband of Lea Kook
Father of Nachum HaCohen Kook; Dvora HaCohen Friedman and Arie HaCohen Kook
Brother of Rabbi Rabbi Avraham Yitzchak Hcohen Harav Kook; Rav Dov-Ber Hacohen Kook; Shmuel HaCohen Kook; Chaim HaCohen Kook; Freda Batya Mirkin and 2 others

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KOOK, SAUL ḤONE BEN SOLOMON ZALMAN (1879–1955), Israeli Hebrew writer and scholar. Kook, who was born in Grajewe (Poland), was a younger brother of Rabbi Abraham Isaac *Kook . He studied in yeshivot and with his brother, whom he followed, settled first in Jaffa in 1904, and later in Tel Aviv. Here he engaged in business, and was active in the city's various cultural and educational organizations and institutions.

At the same time, he contributed many valuable studies to various journals and periodicals relating to all fields of Jewish scholarship, including Bible, Hebrew linguistics, apocryphal, midrashic and talmudic, geonic and rabbinic literature, folklore, the history of the Jewish settlement in Ereẓ Israel, Hebrew liturgy, and other subjects. His studies were collected and published posthumously in two volumes as Iyyunim u-Meḥkarim (1959–63).

About שאול חנא קוק (עברית)

מגילות יחש של משפחת יפה- צבי יפה 1996/ גניגר ישראל עמוד 4א

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Shaul Chana HaCohen Kook's Timeline

Griva, Latvia
January 4, 1906
Age 27
Jaffa, Israel
September 25, 1908
Age 29
Jaffa, Israel
January 4, 1913
Age 34
July 24, 1955
Age 76
Tel Aviv, Israel
Tel Aviv, Israel