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Yitzhak Navon 5th President of Israel. In office 24 May 1978 – 5 May 1983. Prime Minister Menachem Begin. Preceded by Ephraim Katzir, succeeded by Chaim Herzog Yitzhak Navon יצחק נבון‎ (9 April 1...

10/13/2009 1/27/2017

Nechama Pohatchevsky MP (1869 - 1934)

אלבום משפחות מוזיאון ראשון לציון נחמה פיינשטיין-פוחצ'בסקי (נֶפֶ"ש) (ט"ו בניסן ה'תרכ"ט, 27 במרץ 1869, בריסט – ז' בסיוון ה'תרצ"ד, 21 במאי 1934, ראשון לציון), איכרה, סופרת, שופטת וסופרז'יסטית, מחלוצות ר...

7/3/2009 1/27/2017

Zelda Mishkovsky MP (1914 - 1984)

"זלדה"

זלדה Zelda (poet) Zelda Schneersohn Mishkovsky (June 20, 1914-April 30, 1984), (Hebrew: זלדה שניאורסון-מישקובסקי‎) widely known as Zelda, was an Israeli poet. She received three awards for her publishe...

12/17/2007 1/27/2017

Ephraim Kishon MP (1924 - 2005)

Ephraim Kishon (Hebrew: אפרים קישון‎, August 23, 1924 – January 29, 2005) was an Israeli author, dramatist, screenwriter, and Oscar-nominated film director. He was one of the most widely read contempor...

6/26/2014 1/27/2017

Sefi Rivlin MP (1947 - 2013)

"Sephi"

Sefi Rivlin. From Wikipedia, Born: November 7, 1947, Rishon LeZion, Israel Died: December 3, 2013 (aged 66)of cancer, Ramat Gan, Israel Occupation: Actor, Comedian Spouse(s): Rina (4 children) ...

5/27/2012 12/11/2015

Channa Maron MP (1923 - 2014)

חנה מרון - ויקיפדיה Hanna Maron (Hebrew: חנה מרון)‎; (22 November 1923 - 30 May, 2014) was an Israeli actress and theater personality. israel Prize for Theatre, 1973. ^ Erika Mann und Richard Hallg...

11/11/2007 12/11/2015

Hans Christian Andersen MP (1805 - 1875)

"H. C. Andersen"

Hans Christian Andersen , often referred to in Scandinavia as H. C. Andersen , was a Danish author. Although a prolific writer of plays, travelogues, novels, and poems, Andersen is best remembered for ...

9/6/2012 2/27/2015

Jules Gabriel Verne MP (1828 - 1905)

Jules Gabriel Verne ( February 8, 1828 – March 24, 1905) was a French author from Brittany who pioneered the science-fiction genre. He is best known for novels such as Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the...

9/27/2009 2/27/2015

Isaac Asimov MP (1920 - 1992)

"Itzhak Ozimov", "Ayzyek Azimov", "Isaac Yudovich Ozimov"

Isaac Asimov , born Isaak Yudovich Ozimov, Russian: Исаак Юдович Озимов; was a prolific American author, one of the three grand masters of science fiction, a professor of biochemistry at Boston Univers...

12/25/2008 2/27/2015

Herbert George "H.G." Wells MP (1866 - 1946)

"Bertie", "H.G. Wells"

Wiki: Herbert George "H.G." Wells (21 September 1866 – 13 August 1946) was an English author, now best known for his work in the science fiction genre. He was also a prolific writer in many other gen...

1/24/2012 2/27/2015

Paweł Frenkel MP (1920 - 1943)

פאוול פרנקל ( 1920 - 1943) ממפקדיו הבכירים של הארגון הצבאי היהודי במרד גטו ורשה. נהרג בקרב מול הנאצים Pawel Frenkel hebr. פאוול פרנקל (ur. w 1920 w Warszawie, zm. 11 czerwca 1943 tamże) – dowódca Żyd...

2/22/2015 2/22/2015

בנימין זאב פון וייזל Wolfgang Johannes von Weisl Binyamin Ze'ev (Wolfgang) von Weisl (27 March 1896–24 February 1974) was one of the founders of the Revisionist movement and a leader in the Zionist s...

6/25/2011 2/22/2015

Ariel Arik Sharon, Prime Minister Of Israel 11th MP (1928 - 2014)

"אריק", "‎אַריק"

Ariel Sharon אריאל שרון , (Arabic: أرئيل شارون‎), also known by his diminutive Arik, אַריק, born Ariel Scheinermann, אריאל שיינרמן ‎; 26 February 1928 – 11 January 2014) was an Israeli statesman and ge...

10/23/2007 2/22/2015

Hacham Ovadia Yosef MP (1920 - 2013)

"הראשון לציון. Ovadia Yosef", "עובדיה יוסף", "عبد الله يوسف", "Abdullah Youssef"

Hacham Ovadia Yosef Visual Biography Ovadia Yosef עובדיה יוסף‎; Arabic: عبد الله يوسف‎ ‘Abdullah Youssef (September 24, 1920 – October 7, 2013) was a Talmudic scholar, an authority on Jewish religi...

3/18/2007 2/22/2015

Arik Einstein MP (1939 - 2013)

"Arik"

אריק איינשטיין , נולד: 3 בינואר 1939 – נפ' 26 בנובמבר 2013; נולד בשם______________________________________________________________________ אריק איינשטיין Arik Einstein born as Arieh Einstein (3 January...

4/6/2011 2/22/2015

Esther Raab MP (1894 - 1981)

אסתר ראב נולדה וגדלה במושבה פתח תקווה, שהוריה, לאה ויהודה ראב, נמנו עם מייסדיה. העריצה את אביה שהיה דמות מיוחדת ביישוב העברי, וגם שנים אחר כך תיארה אותו בצורה מיוחדת. בין השאר סיפרה כי הייתה בוכה כאשר ...

2/19/2009 7/5/2014

Sarah Levi-Tanai MP (1910 - 2005)

Sara Levi-Tanai (Hebrew: שרה לוי-תנאי‎; c. 1910 – 3 October 2005) was an Israeli choreographer and song writer. She was the founder and artistic director of the Inbal Dance Theater and recipient of the...

5/2/2014 7/5/2014

Nissim Aloni (Hebrew: נסים אלוני‎, born 24 August 1926 – died 13 June 1998) was an Israeli playwright and translator. He is one of Israel’s leading dramatists. Biography Aloni was born in Mandate Pales...

3/10/2007 12/15/2013

Raoul Gustaf Wallenberg MP (1912 - 1952)

Raoul Wallenberg (August 4, 1912 – July 17, 1947?) was a Swedish humanitarian who worked in Budapest, Hungary, during World War II to rescue Jews from the Holocaust. Between July and December 1944, h...

11/10/2007 7/17/2012

Teddy Kollek MP (1911 - 2007)

"Tivadar"

Wikipedia: Theodor "Teddy" Kollek (Hebrew: טדי קולק‎) (May 27, 1911 – January 2, 2007) was mayor of Jerusalem from 1965 to 1993, and founder of the Jerusalem Foundation. Kollek was re-elected five ti...

8/25/2009 6/30/2012

Simon Bar Kokhba MP (b. - 135)

Simon bar Kokhba (Hebrew: שמעון בר כוכבא‎) (died CE 135) was the Jewish leader of what is known as the Bar Kokhba revolt against the Roman Empire in 132 CE , establishing an independent Jewish state of...

6/9/2012 6/9/2012

Judas Maccabaeus, 3 MP (c.-190 - -160)

"יהודה המקבי"

Judah Maccabee (or Judas Maccabeus , also spelled Machabeus, or Maccabaeus, Hebrew: יהודה המכבי, Y'hudhah HamMakabi, Judah the Hammer) was a Kohen and a son of the Jewish priest Mattathias. He led the ...

12/22/2008 6/9/2012

Noah . MP (-2704 - -1754)

"Noah", "Nuh", "נח", "نوح", "Gabriel", "Noah /ˈnoʊ.ə/", "or Noé or Noach", "Hebrew: נֹחַ", "‎ נוֹחַ", "Modern Noaẖ", "Tiberian Nōăḥ; Syriac: ܢܘܚ‎ Nukh; Arabic: نُوح‎ Nūḥ; Ancient Greek: Νῶε"

Genesis 5:28-32 Wikipedia: Noah and נח Also See - Sons of Noah. Islamic view of Noah & Nuh (sura). Don't mix with Noah / Magi

2/26/2007 6/9/2012

Prophet Ezekiel / Dhul Kifli ., Prophet MP (-622 - -570)

"Ezekiel the Priest", "Ezekiel Priest", "Ezekiel / ( ذو الكفل ( حزقيال"

The prophet Ezekiel was a contemporary of Jeremiah. He lived during the time of the fall of Jerusalem and was among those who were exiled to Babylon. He was exiled in 597 BC, eleven years before Jerusa...

12/18/2008 6/9/2012

Jeremiah the Prophet MP (c.-655 - c.-586)

Jeremiah had no wife and no children at all! That Jeremiah from Libna was differend Jeremiah. Jeremiah the Prophet - Wiki Jeremiah was born about 457 BCE in the city of Libna. Libna is situated in ...

1/4/2008 6/9/2012

Isaiah ., the Prophet MP (-778 - -698)

Isaiah 1:1. _ _Jesaja-prophet_Ісая_Isaïe_Isaías (profeta)_Izajasz_ Wikipedia: Isaiah & ישעיהו . Isaiah was a descendant of Tamar; she merited to be his ancestress as a result of her modesty: Me...

3/7/2008 6/9/2012

Joshua / יהושע בן נון MP (c.-1500 - c.-1390)

"Hoshea ben Nun", "Yehoshua bin Nun"

Joshua (Hebrew: יְהוֹשֻׁעַ‎‎ Y'hoshuʿa; Greek: Ἰησοῦς, Arabic: يوشع بن نون‎ Yusha ʿ ibn Nūn), is a minor figure in the Torah, being one of the spies for Israel (Num 13-14) and in few passages as Moses'...

12/19/2007 6/9/2012

Jephthah ., Judge MP (deceased)

"ben Gilead"

Jephthah (also spelled Jephtha or Jephte; Hebrew: יפתח‎, "Yifthaḥ"; Greek: Ιεφθάε; Latin: Jephte) is a character in the Old Testament's Book of Judges, serving as a judge over Israel for a period of si...

9/30/2009 6/9/2012

Deborah (Hebrew: דְּבוֹרָה, Modern Dvora Tiberian Dəḇôrā ; "Bee", Arabic: دیبا Diba‎) was a prophetess of Jehovah. According to the Book of Judges, Deborah was the fourth Judge of pre-monarchic Israel....

2/12/2011 6/9/2012

Judge Gideon ben Yoash MP (deceased)

Gideon or Gedeon (Hebrew: גִּדְעוֹן, Modern Gid'on Tiberian Giḏʻôn), which means "Destroyer," "Mighty warrior," or "Feller (of trees)" was judge of the Hebrews. His story is recorded in chapters 6 to 8...

12/17/2008 6/9/2012

Mordechai MP (deceased)

"ba'al lashon", "mara dachia", "Mordechai"

Book of Esther, chapters 1-10 Wikipedia: Mordechai & מרדכי היהודי Also see Wikipedia: Queen Esther & Book of Esther Queen Esther on Geni

4/13/2007 6/8/2012

Xerxes I 'the Great', king of Persia MP (c.-519 - c.-465)

"Xerxes", "Ahasuerus", "Ahasveros", "Ahasverus", "Assuerus", ""The Ruler of Heroes""

Xerxes I / Xerxes the Great Wikipedia Xerxes I (/ˈzɜːrksiːz/; Old Persian: ΧριΠμρΠ x-š-y-a-r-š-a ( Khashayarsha (help·info)) "ruling over heroes",[2] Greek Ξέρξης [ksérksɛːs]; 518–465 BC), called Xe...

3/27/2007 6/8/2012

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 twelve tribes of Israel, a...

2/26/2007 6/7/2012

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

"Lea"

Genesis 29:16-17 Wikipedia: Leah & לאה . Leah was described as 'tender eyed'. Died sometime before Jacob's passing. born in 1862 BC Haran, Padan-Aram. Jacob, in the Old Testament, one of the Hebr...

2/26/2007 6/7/2012

Patriarch Abraham / אברהם אבינו MP (-1972 - -1637)

"Abraham", "Abram", "Avraham", "Ibrahim", "Abre", "አብርሃም", "Avraham Aveinu"

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 , אברהם...

2/26/2007 6/7/2012

Matriarch Rebecca / רבקה אמנו MP (-1926 - -1793)

"Rebekah", "Rivkah", "Rebecca"

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

2/26/2007 6/7/2012

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

"Isaak", "Ishaq", "Yitzchak", "Yitshaq", "Prophet Ishaq", "Ishvaku"

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 also Isaac in Islam ).

2/26/2007 6/7/2012

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

"Saraia", "Sarai", "Sara", "Sarah", "Siti Sarah", "יִסְכָּה"

Genesis 11:29-30 Wikipedia: Sarah and שרה Bible-Gateway: Sarah Chabad.org: Sarah. Sarah is a half sister to her husband Abraham. They had the same father, but different mothers. There are t...

2/26/2007 6/7/2012

Joshua ben Hananiah יהושע בן חנניה (d.131CE) was a leading tanna of the first half-century following the destruction of the Temple. He was of Levitical descent (Ma'as. Sh. v. 9), and served in the sanc...

6/6/2012 6/6/2012

Rabbi Meir or Rabbi Meir Baal HaNes (Rabbi Meir the miracle maker) was a Jewish sage who lived in the time of the Mishna. He was considered one of the greatest of the Tannaim of the fourth generation. ...

6/5/2012 6/5/2012

Rabbi Yochanan HaSandlar MP (c.100 - c.150)

"רבי יוחנן הסנדלר", "Yochanan Hasandlar", "Johanan ha-Sandalar"

Johanan HaSandlar - יוחנן הסנדלר‎) "Johanan the Shoemaker" or "Johanan the Sandalmaker", alternatively "J ohanan the Alexandrian ") (c. 100 CE – c. 150 CE) was one of the main students of Rabbi Akiva a...

10/11/2007 6/5/2012

Hannah . MP (deceased)

"Hannah"

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

12/30/2007 6/5/2012

Hulda, the Prophetess MP (deceased)

Huldah the Prophetess . She is said to have been a descendant of Joshua .וידאו - VIDEO - אל האמת שמע - (וידאו - אודיו עברית ) - To the truth - hear וידאו - VIDEO - אל האמת! עורו ישראל עורו !!! תקיעות ב...

12/17/2008 6/5/2012

Ruth of Moab 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. ...

2/27/2007 6/5/2012

Mordechai Anielewicz MP (1919 - 1943)

Mordechai Anielewicz (1919 – 8 May 1943) was the leader of Żydowska Organizacja Bojowa (English: Jewish Combat Organization), also known as ŻOB, during the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising from January to May 19...

6/2/2012 6/2/2012

Yosef Glazman MP (1908 - 1943)

Yosef Glazman (1908 - 1943) was a Partisans leader and a Beitar fellow. He was one of the leaders of Vilnus Ghetto Underground movement during the Holocaust.>>>>> יוסף גלזמן

6/2/2012 6/2/2012

Simone Signoret MP (1921 - 1985)

Simone Signoret (French pronunciation: [simɔn siɲɔˈʁɛ]; 25 March 1921 – 30 September 1985) was a French cinema actress often hailed as one of France's greatest movie stars. She became the first French ...

10/12/2007 6/2/2012

Leonard "Chico" Marx MP (1887 - 1961)

"Chico"

Leonard "Chico" Marx was the eldest of the Marx Brothers. Marx used an Italian accent for his on-stage character; stereotyped ethnic characters were common with Vaudeville comedians. Chico was a tale...

7/3/2007 6/2/2012

Julius "Groucho" Marx MP (1890 - 1977)

As an entertainer and comedian, Groucho Marx remains a well-known figure some 30 years after his death. Marx's grease-paint bushy eyebrows and mustache, and trademark cigar, made him immediately recogn...

7/3/2007 6/2/2012

Arthur "Harpo" Marx MP (1888 - 1964)

"Harpo"

Arthur Adolph "Harpo" Marx was the second oldest of the Marx Brothers. With the big, poofy, curly red hair, a top hat, and a horn, the lovable mute was the favorite of the Marx Brothers. Though chasing...

7/3/2007 6/2/2012

Danny Kaye MP (1911 - 1987)

Celebrated American actor, singer, dancer, and comedian. *If anyone has any information on Danny Kaye's brothers or parents please contact me! Danny Kaye (born David Daniel Kaminsk) left school...

12/26/2008 6/2/2012

Peter Sellers MP (1925 - 1980)

Official Peter Sellers Site Peter Sellers - Comic Genius Peter Seller Appreciation Society Peter Sellers - Wikipedia Bio (PETER SELLERS) Richard Henry Sellers, OBE (8 September 1925 – 24 July...

3/6/2009 6/2/2012

Al Jolson MP (1886 - 1950)

"Al Jolson"

Al Jolson (born Asa Yoelson) was an American singer, comedian and actor. In his heyday, he was dubbed "The World's Greatest Entertainer". He was born in the Kovno Governorate, Russian Empire (now Lit...

2/28/2007 6/2/2012

James Sidney Edouard, Baron Ensor (13 April 1860 – 19 November 1949) was a Flemish-Belgian painter and printmaker, an important influence on expressionism and surrealism who lived in Ostend for almost ...

6/2/2012 6/2/2012

Rosa Luxemburg MP (1871 - 1919)

"Rosa Luxemburg"

Rosa Luxemburg (Rosalia Luxemburg, Polish: Róża Luksemburg; 5 March 1871, Zamość, Vistula Land, Russia – 15 January 1919, Berlin, Germany) was a Marxist theorist, philosopher, economist and revolutiona...

5/29/2012 5/29/2012

Emile Durkheim MP (1858 - 1917)

Émile Durkheim was born in Épinal in Lorraine, coming from a long line of devout French Jews; his father, grandfather, and great-grandfather had been rabbis. At an early age, he decided not to follow i...

1/8/2009 5/29/2012

Paul Ehrlich פאול ארליך Paul Ehrlich (14 March 1854 – 20 August 1915) was a German Jewish scientist in the fields of hematology, immunology, and chemotherapy, and Nobel laureate. He is noted for curi...

8/3/2008 5/29/2012

Sigmund Freud MP (1856 - 1939)

"Sigismund Schlomo Freud"

Google Doodle May 6, 2016 Sigmund Freud, born Sigismund Schlomo Freud (6 May 1856 – 23 September 1939), was a Jewish Austrian neurologist who founded the psychoanalytic school of psychiatry. Freud ...

6/24/2007 5/29/2012

Norbert Wiener MP (1894 - 1964)

American mathematician, the originator of cybernetics, a formalization of the notion of feedback, with many implications for engineering, systems control, computer science, biology, philosophy, and the...

7/10/2008 5/29/2012

Obituary Pester Lloyd Maurice (Zvi) von Hirsch ( Baron Moritz von Hirsch auf Gereuth ) (9 December 1831 – 21 April 1896) was a German-Jewish banker, businessman, and philanthropist who set up charita...

2/7/2009 5/29/2012

Émile Zola MP (1840 - 1902)

Émile Zola est un écrivain et journaliste français, né à Paris le 2 avril 1840 et mort dans la même ville le 29 septembre 1902. Considéré comme le chef de file du naturalisme, c’est l'un des romanciers...

1/3/2012 5/29/2012

Yaakov Shabtai MP (1934 - 1981)

Yaakov Shabtai (1934–81) was an Israeli novelist, playwright, and translator.His best known work is Zikhron Devarim (1977), published in English in 1985 as Past Continuous . Written as a single paragra...

5/29/2012 5/29/2012

I. L. Peretz MP (1852 - 1915)

"Isaac Leib Peretz", "יצחק לייבוש פרץ"

Isaac Leib Peretz (May 18, 1852 – 3 April 1915), also known as Yitskhok Leybush Peretz (יצחק־לייבוש פרץ) and Icchok Lejbusz Perec or Izaak Lejb Perec (in Polish), best known as I.L. Peretz, was a Yiddi...

3/28/2010 5/28/2012

Nathan Alterman MP (1910 - 1970)

Nathan Alterman (Hebrew: נתן אלתרמן ‎, August 14, 1910, Warsaw – March 28, 1970, Tel Aviv) was an Israeli poet, playwright, journalist, and translator who – though never holding any elected office – wa...

4/24/2007 5/28/2012

Shaul Tchernichovsky MP (1875 - 1943)

Shaul Tchernichovsky (20 August 1875 – 14 October 1943; Hebrew: שאול טשרניחובסקי‎; Russian: Саул Гутманович Черниховский), was a Russian-born Hebrew poet. He is considered one of the great Hebrew poets...

5/28/2012 5/28/2012

Mendele Mocher Sefarim MP (1835 - 1917)

Mendele Mocher Sefarim (also Moykher, also Sfarim, מענדעלע מוכר ספֿרים), December 21, 1835 (O.S.), Kapyl — November 25, 1917 (O.S.), Odessa. "Mendele the book peddler," is the pseudonym of Sholem Yanke...

1/3/2009 5/27/2012

Micha Josef Berdyczewski / מיכה יוסף ברדיצ'בסקי MP (1865 - 1921)

"Yechiel Micha Yosef Bin-Gurion\\", "Mikhah Yosef Bin-Gorion", "Joseph"

Micha Josef Berdyczewski (Hebrew מיכה יוסף ברדיצ'בסקי ), or Mikhah Yosef Bin-Gorion (August 7, 1865—November 18, 1921) (surname also written Berdichevsky) was a Ukrainian-born writer of Hebrew, a journ...

6/24/2009 5/27/2012

Yehuda Burla MP (1886 - 1969)

Yehuda Burla (Hebrew: יהודה בורלא ‎; born 18 September 1886, died 7 November 1969) was an Israeli author. Biography Burla was born in 1886 in Jerusalem, then part of the Ottoman Empire, to a Sephardi J...

1/12/2008 5/26/2012

Yehuda Leib Gordon MP (1830 - 1892)

"יל"ג", "YaLaG"

Judah Leib (Ben Asher) Gordon , also known as Leon Gordon, (December 7, 1830, Vilnius, Lithuania – September 16, 1892, St. Petersburg, Russia) (Hebrew: יהודה לייב גורדון) was among the most important H...

5/26/2012 5/26/2012

Yocheved Bat Miriam MP (1901 - 1980)

Yocheved Bat-Miriam (born 1901 in Russia – 7 January 1980 in Israel) was an Israeli poet. She is unusual among Hebrew poets in expressing nostalgia for the landscapes of the country of her birth. Yoche...

5/26/2012 5/26/2012

Haim Hazaz MP (1898 - 1973)

Haim Hazaz (Hebrew: חיים הזז) (born 16 September 1898; died 24 March 1973) was an Israeli novelist. Life Hazaz was born in a small village in Ukraine, Russian Empire. He lived in a number of major Euro...

9/19/2007 5/26/2012

Asher Gintzberg (Ahad Ha'am) MP (1856 - 1927)

אחד העם אשר צבי גינצבורג Ahad Haam - Asher Zvi Hirsch Ginsberg (18 August 1856 - 2 January 1927), primarily known by his Hebrew name and pen name, Ahad Ha'am, (Hebrew: אחד העם‎, lit. one of the peo...

8/30/2008 5/26/2012

Thomas Alva Edison, Inventor MP (1847 - 1931)

Sources: United States Census, 1860 Alvah Edison in entry for Samuel Edison, 1860. United States Census, 1880 Thomas A Edison, East New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States; ci...

1/13/2009 5/26/2012

Alexander Graham Bell MP (1847 - 1922)

"Bell Telephone Company"

Alexander Graham Bell March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922 Parents: Alexander Bell and Eliza Grace Symonds Wife: Mabel Gardiner Hubbard 1858-1923 Children: Elsie May Grosvenor (Bell) 1878-1964 Ma...

2/25/2011 5/26/2012

Avraham Shlonsky MP (1900 - 1973)

Avraham Shlonsky (March 6, 1900 – May 18, 1973; Hebrew: אברהם שלונסקי‎; Russian: Авраам Шлёнский) was a significant and dynamic Israeli poet and editor born in Russian Empire.He was influential in the ...

1/28/2010 5/26/2012

Alexander Sergeevich Pushkin MP (1799 - 1837)

"Александр Сергеевич Пушкин"

Величайший русский поэт, основоположник современного русского литературного языка и русской реалистической литературы. Член Российской академии.

11/5/2007 5/26/2012

Wilbur Wright MP (1867 - 1912)

The Wright brothers -- Orville (August 19, 1871 – January 30, 1948) and Wilbur (April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912) -- were two Americans who are generally credited with inventing and building the world's f...

5/23/2007 5/25/2012

Orville Loren Wright MP (1871 - 1948)

The Wright brothers, Orville (August 19, 1871 – January 30, 1948) and Wilbur (April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912), were two Americans who are generally credited with inventing and building the world's fir...

5/23/2007 5/25/2012

Menachem Ussishkin MP (1863 - 1941)

Menachem Ussishkin (14 August 1863 - 2 October 1941) was a Russian-born Zionist leader and head of the Jewish National Fund.Avraham Menachem Mendel Ussishkin was born in Dubroŭna in the Belarusian part...

5/11/2012 5/25/2012

Zerach Barnett MP (c.1843 - 1935)

אנציקלופדיה דוד תדהר זֶ‏רַ‏ח בַּ‏‏‏רְנֶ‏ט Zerach Barnet (1843 Tzitobian, Kovno Russia - 15 October 1935, Tel Aviv) was a Zionist activist, among the first settlers of Petah Tikva (mother of the colonie...

3/18/2010 5/25/2012

Aaron Chelouche MP (c.1830 - 1920)

Aharon Chelouce אהרון שלוש Aaron Chelouce (19 May 1840 - April 7, 1920), was one of the leaders of the Sephardic community in Jaffa, founder of Neve Tzedek, a jeweler, money changer and real estate dea...

10/27/2007 5/25/2012

Shimon Rokach MP (1863 - 1921)

"Shimon Rokeach"

בית רוקח חברא קדישא תל אביב יפו אנציקלופדיה דוד תדהר

8/13/2007 5/25/2012

Dvora Baron MP (1887 - 1956)

Dvora Baron (1887-1956) was born in Belarus to a rabbinic family, and immigrated to pre-state Israel in 1910. During World War I, she lived in Egypt. Baron began writing at an early age: her first stor...

5/24/2012 5/24/2012

Yosef Chaim Brenner MP (1881 - 1921)

Yosef Haim Brenner (Hebrew: יוסף חיים ברנר‎, also Yosef Chaim Brenner, 1881–1921) was a Russian-born Hebrew-language author, one of the pioneers of modern Hebrew literature.Yosef Chaim was killed in Ar...

11/7/2007 5/24/2012

Alexander Ziskind Rabinowitz MP (1854 - 1945)

Alexander Ziskind Rabinowitz, Hebrew writer, biographer, editor and translator. אלכסנדר זיסקינד רבינוביץ' - אז"ר Wikimedia Commons has media of Alexander Ziskind Rabinowitz

5/24/2012 5/24/2012

David Shimoni MP (1891 - 1956)

ויקיפדיה משורר סופר ומתרגם עברי, מראשוני המשוררים הידועים ביישוב.

1/24/2009 5/24/2012

Rabbi Yitzhak Kaduri MP (c.1898 - 2006)

"זקן המקובלים", "Doyen of the Kabbalists"

_______________________________________________________________[ Yitzchak Kaduri [, also spelled Kadouri, Kadourie, Kedourie; "Yitzhak" also spelled Yitzhak (died January 28 2006), was a renowned Mizra...

5/22/2012 5/22/2012

Yehuda ben Betzalel Loew [Maharal of Prague] המהר״ל מפראג MP (1512 - 1609)

"Maharal of Prague", "Judah Loew ben Bezalel", "המהר"ל מפראג", "Loew / רבי יהודה לאו המהר"ל מפראג", "The Marahal of Prague", "יהודא מהר"ל ליוואי", "LIVAIIY" AMAARA"L FROM PRAGUE""

Talmudist, Kabbalist, chief rabbi of Prague. Popularly known as the "MaHaRaL", the abbreviation of "Moreinu Harav Rabbi Loew" ("Our teacher Rabbi Loew"). The Maharal of Prague was a towering giant in...

2/20/2007 5/22/2012

רלב"ג Levi ben Gershon , better known by his Latinised name as Gersonides or the abbreviation of first letters as RaLBaG (1288–1344), philosopher, Talmudist, mathematician, astronomer/astrologer. He wa...

5/22/2012 5/22/2012

Berek (Dov Baer) Joselewicz MP (1764 - 1809)

ברק יוסלביץ Berek Joselewicz (1764–1809) was a Jewish-Polish merchant and a colonel of the Polish Army during the Kościuszko Uprising. Joselewicz commanded the first Jewish military formation in modern...

5/22/2012 5/22/2012

Bracha Zefira MP (1910 - 1990)

Bracha Zefira Singer Bracha Zefira was born in Jerusalem in 1910 to parents who immigrated from Yemen. After being orphaned at a young age, she was raised by a number of families in Jerusalem before mo...

7/17/2010 5/19/2012

Batya Makov MP (1840 - 1911)

Batia Makov Batia Makov, nee Apel, was born in 1841 in the town of Brisk in Czarist Russia. She married Avraham and moved to the neighboring Polish town of Terespol, where she bore 12 children. Avraham...

11/26/2007 5/19/2012

Avi Cohen MP (1956 - 2010)

Avraham "Avi" Cohen (Hebrew: אבי כהן‎; 14 November 1956 – 29 December 2010) was an Israeli footballer who played as a defender. He was best known for his spell playing for Liverpool in England. After r...

5/18/2012 5/18/2012

Yaakov Grundman MP (1939 - 2004)

"Yankele"

Ya'akov "Yankela" Grundman (Hebrew: יעקב "יענקל'ה" גרונדמן‎; 20 July 1939 – 24 May 2004) was a Polish-born Israeli professional football player and manager.>>>>> יעקב (יענקלה) גרונדמן

5/18/2012 5/18/2012

Menachem Ashkenazi MP (1934 - 2000)

Menachem Ashkenazi (1934 – 2000) was an Israeli international football referee, born in Bulgaria, active during the 1960s and 1970s. He was the first Asian referee who officiated in a World Cup.Born in...

5/18/2012 5/18/2012

Natan Panz MP (1917 - 1948)

נתן פנץ Wikimedia Commons has media of נתן פנץ

5/18/2012 5/18/2012

Jerry Beit Halevi MP (1912 - 1997)

"Yellow Napoleon", "נפוליאון הצהוב"

Moshe "Jerry" Beit haLevi was an Israeli football player and manager._________________________________________________________________________________>>>>> ג'רי (משה) בית הלוי

5/18/2012 5/18/2012

Nahum Stelmach MP (1936 - 1999)

Nahum Stelmach (1936 - 1999) was an Israeli footballer and manager._______________________________________________________________________________>>>>> נחום סטלמך

5/18/2012 5/18/2012

Avi Ran MP (1963 - 1987)

Avi Ran (August 25, 1963 - July 11, 1987) was a goalkeeper at the Israeli football club Maccabi Haifa and of the Israeli National Soccer Team. Widely considered one of the greatest football players in ...

11/1/2009 5/18/2012

Shmuel Ben-Dror MP (1924 - 2009)

Shmuel Ben Dror (March 3, 1932 – February 18, 2006) was an Israeli association football player.Ben Dror was born in Petah Tikva. He played defense for and was the first captain of the Israeli national ...

11/19/2008 5/17/2012