Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 8 Iyar

Rav Yerachmiel Rabinowitz of Peshischa (1831) Rav Moshe Mordechai Twersky of Trisk (1943) Rav Raphael Binyamin Levine, son of Rav Aryeh Levine. Rav ...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 7-8 Tishrei

Yahrtzeits - 7  Tishrei Birthday and Yahrtzeit of Zevulun ben Yaakov Avinu (1450 BCE) Birthday of Dina bas Yaakov (2312) Rav Dovid Oppenheim (1664-1736), born to Rav...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 24 Sivan

Rav Moshe ben Shlomo HaKohen, a German Tosefist (1198) Rav Yisrael Chaim Friedman of Rachov, the Likutei Maharyach, a commentary on the Shulchan Aruch, ...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 25-26 Sivan

Rav Shimon ben Gamliel, Rav Yishmael ben Elisha Cohen Gadol, Rav Chanina S'gan Cohanim, of the Ten Martyrs killed by...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 23 Nissan

-Rav Moshe ben Yosef MiTrani, the Mabit (1505-1585). Son of Rav Yosef MiTrani (Mahait), Rav Moshe was born in Salonika, Greece. He was sent...

Rav Moshe Mordechai Epstein zt”l, On His Yahrtzeit, Today

To relate the story of the Rav Moshe Mordechai Epstein is to relate the story of...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 3-4 Elul

Yahrtzeits, Friday, 3 Elul Rav Moshe Charif of Pressburg (1758) Rav Yissachar Ber of Nadvorna (1848) Rav Meshulam Zusya of Zhinkov, grandson of the Ohev Yisrael of...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 6 Elul

Rav Moshe Mintz, author of Sha'alos U'teshuvos Maharam Mintz. His teacher was Rav Yaakov Weil, the Mahari Weil, Rav of Augsburg and Erfurt (d....

Today’s History & Yahrtzeits – 13-14 Sivan

Yahrtzeits - 13 Sivan -Rav Ephraim Hakohen Katz of Vilna, the Shaar Ephraim (1616-1678). Father-in-law of the Chacham Tzvi. In 1678, he accepted the position...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 8 Av

Rav Shmuel Shmelke Toibish, Rav of Yas (Jassi), author of Chayei Olam, Milchamos Hashem, and Mitzvas Chalitzah (1865). Rav Yehuda HaLevy of Ragoza, founder of...