Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 12 Adar

Rav Moshe Pardo, founder of Or Hachaim Seminary in Bnei Brak Rav Pinchas (ben Baruch) Hager of Borsha (1869-1941). He was raised not only...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 25 Nissan

Rav Dan of Radvil (1838) Rav Chaim Halberstam of Sanz, author of Divrei Chaim (1793-1876), founder of the Sanzer Chasidus. Born in Tarnograd, Poland....

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 5-6-7 Sivan

Yahrtzeits - 5 Sivan Rav Ze'ev Wolf of Zhitomer, the Ohr Hameir (1797) -Rav Chaim Yaakov Safran, Kamorna Admor -Rav Eliyahu of Ziditchov (1875) -Rav Uri Shraga Kellerman,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 19 Tammuz

Rav Yitzchak Eizik Halevi Herzog ztl, Chief Rabbi of Ireland and later Palestine (1888-1959). His father, Rav Yoel Leib Herzog (1865-1933) was Chief Rabbi...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 6 Elul

Rav Moshe Mintz, author of Sha'alos U'teshuvos Maharam Mintz. His teacher was Rav Yaakov Weil, the Mahari Weil, Rav of Augsburg and Erfurt (d....

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 25 Tishrei

Rav Levi Yitzchak of Berdichev (1740-1810). At the suggestion of his mentor, Reb Smelke of Nikolburg, he traveled to Mezritch and became a close...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 3 Kislev

Rav Meshulam Yissaschar Ashkenazi of Stamford Hill, London, the Stanislaver Rebbe (1995). Rav Shilo Raphael, Av Bais Din of Yerushalayim Rav Yaakov Moshe Kulefsky (1921-2000). Born...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 12 Teves

Rav Moshe Margulies, author of Pnei Moshe on the Yerushalmi (1781) Rav Moshe of Pshevorsk, author of Ohr Pnei Moshe . (1805) Rav Mordechai Chaim Kastelantiz...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and 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) who studied with...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 7 Adar

Birthday of Moshe (ben Amram) Rabbeinu and his yahrtzeit (Kiddushin 38a) Rav Shlomo Ephraim of Lunshitz, author of Kli Yakar (1550-1619). After serving...