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 – 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,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 20 Adar

Rav Meir Schiff, the Maharam Schiff (1608-1644). Born in Frankfurt am Main, he became Rav of the nearby town of Fulda at the age...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 19 Adar

Rav Dovid (ben Tzvi Elimelech) of Dinov (1804-1874). Rav Dovid was the author of Tzemach Dovid and the son of the Bnei Yissoschar. He...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 18 Adar

Rav Alexander Ziskind, born in Brzhen, but lived most of his life in Horodna (Grodno, Belarus), Lithuania, the product of the teaching of Rav...