Today’s History & Yahrtzeits – 9 Nissan

-Rav Eliyahu Hakadosh of York, Rabbeinu Yom Tov, and several other English Tosafists, who perished at Clifford's Tower, during the Crusades, 1146. -Rav Eliyahu ben...

Today’s History & Yahrtzeits – 7 Nissan

-Rav Yitzchak of Drovitch (Drohobich) (1758). He was the father of R' Yechiel Michel, the Maggid of Zlotschov. In later years, Rav Yitzchak served...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 5 Nissan

-Rav Avraham Yehoshua Heshel of Apt, the Ohev Yisrael (1755-1825). He learned under Rav Elimelech of Lizhensk and Rav Yechiel Michel of Zlotchov. In...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 4 Nissan

-Rav Yaakov Tzvi Mecklenberg, author of HaKesav Vehakabala (1785-1865). A talmid of Rav Akiva Eiger, Rav Yaakov Tzvi was appointed Rav of Kenigsberg, Germany,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 2-3 Nissan

Yahrtzeits - 2 Nissan -Rabbeinu Baruch, father of the Maharam miRottenberg (1275) -Rav Eliyahu Kalmankash, Rav of Lublin (1633) -Rav Shalom Dov Ber Schneerson, the Rebbe RaShaB,...

Today’s History & Yahrtzeits – 1 Nissan

-Nadav and Avihu, sons of Ahron HaKohen-Rav Rachumai, Tanna -R' Shmuel Kellin of Boskowitz, wrote Machtzis Hashekel on Magen Avrohom -R' Moshe Yosef Hoffman, Dayan in...

Today’s Yahrtzeit & 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 HaCohen...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & 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...

Today’s Yahrtzeit & 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 – 26 Adar

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