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Rabbi Yosef Dov Soloveitchik MP
(1903 - 1993)
"JB", "Joseph Ber Soloveitchik", "Yoseph Ber Soloveitchik", "Yosef Dov Soloveitchik", "Yoshe Ber Soloveitchik", "יוסף דב הלוי סולובייצ'יק", "Yosef Dov Soleveichik", "הרב יוסף דב"
Joseph Ber (Yosef Dov, Yoshe Ber) Soloveitchik (1903 - 1993) (Hebrew: יוסף דב הלוי סולובייצ'יק) was an American Orthodox rabbi, Talmudist and modern Jewish philosopher. He was a descendant of the Lith...
Isidore Twersky MP
(1930 - 1997)
"Isidore Twersky", "Isaac Asher Twersky", "איזידור"
Isadore Twersky (Yitzchak (Isaac) Asher Twersky) (1930–October 12, 1997) was an Orthodox rabbi and the Nathan Littauer Professor of Hebrew Literature and Philosophy at Harvard University, a chair previ...
Grand Rabbi Jacob Israel Korff, Admur Zvil-Boston MP
(1883 - 1952)
The Korff lineage/Ba'al Shem Tov came from Shem V' Shearit by Rabbi Levi Grossman [Tel Aviv, 1943], researched by Shalom Bronstein, 1995.
Zvhil Mezbuz Hasidic Dynasty Family Tree
Zvhil Hasidic Dy...
Louis Brandeis, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court MP
(1856 - 1941)
Louis David Brandeis (pronounced /ˈbrændaɪs/; November 13, 1856 – October 5, 1941), President Wilson nominated Brandeis to the Supreme Court of the United States in 1916. Brandeis served on the Supre...
Levi Yitzchock Horowitz אדמו"ר מבאסטן MP
(1921 - 2009)
"Bostoner Rebbe in Brookline and of Har Nof Jerusalem - הרב לוי יצחק - האדמו''ר מבאסטאן"
Levi Yitzchak HeLevi Horowitz The 2nd Bostoner Rebbe (born 3 July 1921, Boston, Massachusetts, died 5 December 2009, Jerusalem) was a rabbi and the second rebbe of the Boston Hasidic dynasty founded by...
Rabbi Pinchas-David Halevi Horowitz (1st Bostoner Rebbe) MP
(1876 - 1941)
"Pinchas-David", "פנחס-דוד", "Bostoner Rebbe"
Grand Rabbi Pinchas David Horowitz, the first Bostoner Rebbe, a scion of the Rebbe Reb Shmelke of Nikolsburg and the Lelov dynasty, first arrived in Boston in 1915 from the Land of Israel via Europe. >...
Aaron Lansky MP
Amherst, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
A conversation with Aaron Lansky
Born in New Bedford, Massachusetts in 1955, Aaron Lansky grew up in a Jewish home where books were valued, and where Yiddish was mostly a "secret langua...