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  • Ardashir I, Emperor of Sasanian Persia (c.180 - 241)
    He was King of Persis (about 222), Shah of Persia (224), and King of Kings of the Iranians (Arians). According to his enemies Ardashir (Artaxerxes) was born from the union of a common soldier (Sassan) ...
  • Bahram I, king of Persia (c.250 - 276)
    Bahram I (Middle Persian: ୥୫୧୫ୠ୭, Wahrām, Persian: بهرام یکم‎‎, Bahrām) (also spelled Varahran or Vahram, r. June 271 – September 274) was the fourth Sasanian emperor of the third Iranian Empire. He ...
  • Rabbi Chaim Meir Yechiel Shapiro אדמור מנאראל (1907 - 2007)
    באחד מימי חול המועד סוכות ראיתיו. בקרוב יום הולדתו המאה.הובא לערבית בכסא. כל גופו שפוף, יהודי זקן ומצומק. הכיר את אבי שיחי' חייך אליו וברך אותו ואת אמי שתחי'.לאחר הפסקה הובא לסוכה לצורך שמחת בית השואבה...
  • Faige Twersky, [Magid 2nd wife] (deceased)
    ר' דוד לאה'קיס מתלמידי הבעש"ט
  • Rabbi Gedalye Schorr R"Y Torah Vdaas (1910 - 1979)
    Rabbi Gedalyahu Schorr (27 November 1910 – 7 July 1979), also known as Gedalia Schorr, was a prominent rabbi and rosh yeshiva. He was regarded as the "first American Gadol" (Torah giant), an expression...

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