Today’s Yahrtzeits – 3 Tishrei

Rav Naftali Trop, Rosh Yeshiva Radin (1871-1930). Born in Grodno, he studied with his father, Rav Moshe Trop, who was Rosh Yeshiva of a...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 28 Elul

Shaul Hamelech and his three sons, 880 BCE or 878 BCE Rav Sa'adya, father-in-law of Rav Chaim Vital (1574) Rav Chaim Yehuda Leib Auerbach, co-founder and...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 27 Elul

Rav Moshe Segal of Lvov, known as Rosh Hagolah Umanhig Hamedinah (1719). Rav Yitzchak Chiyus, Rav in Skolya (1726). Author of of the Mishnah commentary,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History, 25 Elul

R. Elazar son of R. Shimon bar Yochai (102 CE) Rav Yechiel Michel of Zlotchov (1721-1786). The son of son of Rabbi Yitzchak of Drohovitch,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 24 Elul

Chabakuk Hanavi Rav Yisrael Meir Kagan of Radin (1838-1933). As a 9-year-old boy, he entered the yeshiva in Vilna. After marrying at 17 years of age,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 23 Elul

Rav Yisrael of Pikov, son of Rav Levi Yitzchak of Berditchev (1818) Rav Uri, the Seraph of Strelisk, author of Imrei Kodesh (1826). A disciple...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 22 Elul

Rav Mordechai Dov Ber of Hornesteipel, grandson of the Mitteler Rebbe, author of Haemek Sheelah (1903). Today in Histroy - 22 Elul · First Jewish fighting...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 21 Elul

Rav Yosef Shlomo Kahaneman, Rosh Yeshiva of Ponovezh (1886-1969). Born in Kuhl, Lithuania, a small town of about 500 of which about a third...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 20 Elul

Rav Yosef Shlomo Kahaneman, Rosh Yeshiva of Ponovezh (1886-1969). Born in Kuhl, Lithuania, a small town of about 500 of which about a third...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 19 Elul

Rav Yaakov of Orleans, one of the Baalei Tosefos and a student of Rabbeinu Tam, was killed with many other Jews in London during...