Today’s History & Yahrtzeits – 15 Adar, Shushan Purim

-Rav Zvi Hirsch Kaidanover of Vilna and Frankfurt, author of Kav Hayashar (1712) -Rav Yosef Leifer of Pittsburgh, the Tzidkas Yosef (1891-1966). Born to Rav...

Today’s Yahrzteits & History – 7-8 Iyar

Yahrtzeits - 7 Iyar -Rav Shlomo Ephraim of Luntchitz, author of Kli Yakar and Ololos Ephraim. Rav Shlomo Ephraim was born in Lunchitz in Poland....

Today’s History & Yahrtzeits – 8 Tammuz

Rav Meir Horowitz of Dzikov (Tarnobrzeg), author of Imrei Noam, grandson of Rav Naftali, the Ropshitzer Rov. One of his sons, R' Tuvia Horowitz,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 27 Av

Rav Yehoshua Charif of Cracow (1648), author of Maginei Shlomo, an attempt to resolve the questions of the Baalei Tosefos against Rashi. He was...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 13 Tishrei

Rav Akiva Eiger of Posen (1761-1837). A descendent of the Eshel Avraham, he was born in Eisenstadt. He married the daughter of Reb Itzik...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 3-4 Kislev

Yahrtzeits - 3 Kislev Rav Meshulam YissascharAshkenazi of Stamford Hill, London, the Stanislaver Rebbe (1995). Rav Shilo Raphael, Av Bais Din of Yerushalayim Rav Yaakov Moshe...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 17 Teves

Rav Yaakov Krantz, Dubna Maggid (1741-1804). Born in a province of Vilna, Jacob ben Wolf Kranz showed exceptional homiletical and Kabbalistic talents at an...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 26 Shevat

Rav Dovid Halevi Segal, author of Turei Zahav (the Taz) (1586-1667), son-in-law of the Bach. Born in Cracow. Unofficial Rabbi of Posen 1619-~1640. Headed...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 9 Nissan

Rav Yosef Yozfe Norlingen (1637), author of Yosef Ometz. Rav Yaakov Tzvi Yalish (Yolles) of Dinov, the Melo Haro'im {Malei Roim} (1778-1825). He was born...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 21 Iyar

-Rav Yitzchak Eizik Segal, author of Raza Meihemna (1783). -Rav Yaakov Yosef Hakohen Rabinowitz (1873-1902). The son of the Chessed L'Avraham of Radomsk, who in...