Today’s Yahrtzeits & 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 ...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 20-22 Nissan

Yahrtzeits - 20 Nissan -Rav Hai bar Sherira Gaon, rosh yeshivas Pompedisa, last of the Gaonim of Pumpedisa (1038) -Rav Yitzchak Chori, dayan in Djerba -Rav...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 19-20 Iyar

Rav Meir ben Baruch, the Maharam MiRottenberg, teacher of the Rosh, (1215-1293). In 1286, Rudolf of Germany wanted to institute...

Rav Yisroel Zev Gustman zt”l, On His 21st Yahrtzeit, Today, 28 Sivan

Rav Yisroel Zev Gustman was born in Tammuz of 1908 in the town of Skolka near Bialystock. He was the...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 29 Tammuz

Rav Yochanan HaSandler Rav Shlomo Yitzchaki (Rashi)(1040-1105). He traced his ancestry through the Tanna'im Rav Yochanan HaSandlar and Hillel the Elder back to...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 8 Elul

Birthday (1566 BCE) and yahrtzeit (1441 BCE) of Dan ben Yaakov Avinu (Midrash Tadshe) Rav Chisdai ben Shmuel HaKohen Perachia (1678). He was the author...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 5 Teves

Rav Mordechai Pinchas Teitz, Rav of Elizabeth, NJ. (1908-1995) Born in Latvia and a student of the famed Rogachaver Ilui, he arrived...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 25 Teves

Rav Yechiel Michel Tukatchinsky, mashgiach of Slabodka in Bnai Brak, and founder of Yeshivas Mekor Chaim in Yerushalayim. In 1925, he ...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 1 Adar

Rav Avraham Ibn Ezra (1089-1164). He was born in Tudela during the height of Spain's Golden Age. There, he established a close...

Today Yahrtzeits & History – 10 Nissan

Miriam Hanevia (1395-1272 or 1270 BCE) Rav Betzalel Hacohen, Rav of Vilna, author of Mareh Cohen and Shu"T Reishis Bikkurim. Rav Shalom Mashash, Sephardic Rav of...