Today’s Yahrtzeits – 17 Tishrei

Rav Moshe Rosen, author of Nezer Hakodesh (1957) Rav Dovid Kahana Shapira of Piorda (1970)     {Anshe.org/Matzav.com Newscenter}

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 21 Shevat

-Rav Moshe Galante II of Yerushalayim (1620-1689), son of Rav Yehonasan, who was the son of Rav Moshe Galante the elder (1540-1614)...

Rav Shraga Feivel Mendlowitz zt”l, On His Yahrtzeit, Today, 3 Elul

Rav Shraga Feivel Mendlowitz zt"l was born in the town of Willig in Hungary in 1886 into a family of Sanzer chassidim. At a...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 30 Kislev

Rav Tzvi Yehuda (Hashi) Friedman (1925-2005). Born in Pressburg, Hungary, Reb Hashi was a descendant of the Chasam Sofer, whose youngest daughter, Rechel, married...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 6 Tishrei

Rav Aryeh Leib of Shpolya, "The Shpoler Zayde," famed as a miracle worker and devoted to the succor of poor Jews in distress. In...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 7 Kislev

Rav Dovid Sinzheim of Strasbourg, France (1745-1812). He served as President of the "Sanhedrin" established by Napolean, the first meeting of which occurred on...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 14 Tammuz

-Rav Yosef Trani, the Maharit (1568-1639). Born in Tzefas, he married to a descendant of Rav Yosef Caro, but fled Tzefas due to plague...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 6 Cheshvan

Rav Yehuda Hachosid, founder of the Churva shul in Yerushalayim (1700) Rav Shlomo Dovid Yehoshua Weinberg, the Admor Hatzair of Slonim (1943) Rav Yechiel Menachem of...