Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 28 Tishrei

Rav Nachman Tzvi HaLevi of Kolomaya, son of Rav Yitzcak, Rav of Kolomaya (1829) Rav Shmuel Landau of Prague, second son of the Noda BeYehuda...

Today’s Yahrtzeit and History – 27 Tishrei

Rabbeinu Yitzchak Hazaken bar Shmuel (the Ri Hazaken), of the Baalei Tosfos (1120-1200). The Ri's maternal grandfather was ...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 21-24 Tishrei

Yahrtzeits - 21 Tishrei Rav Yaakov Yosef HaKohen of Polnayah, author of Toldos Yaakov Yosef (1710-1784). He was the foremost disciple of the Baal Shem...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 20 Tishrei

Rav Avraham Yehoshua Heschel of Crakow (1596-1663), son of Rav Yaakov Lubliner and the grandson (through his mother) of Rav Meir Katzenellenbogen. Rav Eliezer Papo,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 18 Tishrei

Rav Nachman of Breslav, born to Feige, grand-daughter of the Ba'al Shem Tov, and Simcha, son of Nachman of Horodenka, the Ba'al Shem Tov's...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 14-15-16 Tishrei

Yahrtzeits - 14 Tishrei Rav Shalom Shachna of Prohovitch, son of Rav Avraham HaMalach and father of the RuzhinerRebbe (1760-1802). He authored a sefer called...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 8 Tishrei

Rav Baruch Schneerson, father of the Baal Hatanya (1789) Rav Noach of Lechovitz (1775-1832), son of Rav Mordechai, the founder of the Lechovitz dynasty. As he...

Today’s 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 Avraham Oppenheim in...

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...