Friday, November 24, 2017
Famous Jewish People

Famous Jewish People

According to lore, Haym Solomon’s greatest gift to the American Jewish community is found tucked in most people’s wallets.
It wasn't Haskel Lookstein. It wasn't Marvin Hier. It wasn't Shmuley Boteach.
Eliahu Cohen, an Egyptian-born Jew who served as a legendary Mossad spy in Syria, was publicly hanged in a Damascus square on May 18, 1965.
For years during World War II, a group of young Polish women, some of them barely out of their teens, outfoxed the Nazis.
Amir Fryszer-Guttman, 41, a former boy band star, was at the beach celebrating a year since he learned that he had been misdiagnosed with cancer.
Newly published correspondence between the famed actor and his wife of more than 60 years reveals their ardent, if sometimes stormy, relationship.
From comics Don Rickles and Jerry Lewis to scientist Vera Rubin and journalist Ruth Gruber, the historic marks they made on their fields were remarkable.
The Kushners may be famous around the world for their ties to Donald Trump. But in Belarus, the family of the president's son-in-law is best known for their daring Holocaust escape.
For millions around the world, Elie Wiesel was and remains a vital voice of the Holocaust.
"I hope you find the courage to make your life a blessing," the Facebook founder told grads, quoting Debbie Friedman's version of the "Mi Shebeirach."


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