Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 30 Adar I

Rav Yitzchak Aizikof Zhidachov (1804-1872), a descendent of the Tosfos Yom Tov and the nephew and successor of Rav Zvi Hirsch of Zhidachov. One...

Today’s Yahrtzeit and History – 29 Adar

Rabbeinu Yitzchak ben Rabbeinu Asher, and grandson of the Riva, was murdered with numerous other Jews because of a blood libel (1196). Rav Shlomo...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 28 Adar

Rav Shmuel Halevi Klein of Boskowitz, author of Machtzis Hashekel, a super-commentary on the Magen Avraham on the Shulchan Aruch Orach Chaim (1738-1827) Rav Mordechai...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 27 Adar

Tzedkiah, last king of Yehuda, died in captivity, in Bavel (561 BCE). Rav Yosef Shaul HaLevi Nathanson (1810-1875 or 1878). Born in Brezhan, Galicia, he...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 26 Adar

Sarah Schenirer, mother of the Bais Yaakov movement (1888-1935) Rav Eliezer Lippa, the son of Rav Elimelech of Lizhensk (1813). Rav Avraham Chaim Brim of Yerushalayim...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 25 Adar

Rav Gershon (ben Efrayim) Kitover, brother-in-law of the Baal Shem Tov (1696-1761). His father was a Rav and Av Beis Din in one of...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 24 Adar

Rav Yitzchak Eizik Margulies of Prague (1525). Rav Chaim Algazi of Kushta, author of Nesivos Hamishpot. Student of Rav Shlomo Algazi Rabbi of Rhodes . Rav Eliyahu...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 23 Adar

Rav Chaim Cheikel of Amdur (Indura) (1787). Born to Rav Shmuel in Karlin, he was a disciple of the Vilna Gaon, and later became...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 22 Adar

Rav Yaakov of Novominsk (1902). Father of Rav Yehuda Aryeh Perlow of Vlodova (1878-1961) and Rav Alter Yisrael Shimon Perlow of Novominsk. Rav Yechiel Michel...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 21 Adar

Rav Avraham ben Musa (1660-1733). Born to Rav Shlomo in Tutiuan , Morocco , he moved to Saly , Morocco some time before 1706,...