Israel spy Jonathan Pollard 'to be freed' by US
Jonathan Pollard, jailed in the US for 30 years for spying for Israel, is to be freed on parole in November, his lawyers say.
Mazor Bahaina
Mazor Mahoy Bahaina (Hebrew: מזור בהיינה‎, born 12 September 1973) is an Israeli kes, rabbi and former politician, who served as a member of the Knesset for Shas between 2008 and 2009.
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Menucha Rochel Slonim
Rebbetzin Menucha Rochel Slonim (1798–1888) was a daughter of Rabbi Dovber Schneuri, the second Rebbe of the Chabad Hasidic dynasty. She is regarded a matriarch to the Chabad dynasty as well as Hebron...
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Avraham Leizerson
Rabbi Avraham Yosef Leizerson (Hebrew: אברהם יוסף לייזרזון‎, born 1943) is a former Israeli politician and Member of the Knesset for the ultra-orthodox party Agudat Yisrael, part of the Unit...
Denah Weinberg
Denah Weinberg is an Orthodox Jewish Rebbetzin and founder and dean of EYAHT College of Jewish Studies for Women in Jerusalem. EYAHT has over 2,000 alumnae. She is also a speaker on women's issues in ...
Yaakov Yosef Herman
Yaakov Yosef Herman (1880 – 1967) was an Orthodox Jewish pioneer in the United States in the early 20th century. A native of Slutsk, Russia, he immigrated with his parents and younger sister to ...
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Israel spy Jonathan Pollard 'to be freed' by US
Jonathan Pollard, jailed in the US for 30 years for spying for Israel, is to be freed on parole in November, his lawyers say.
Bo'az Ma'uda
Boaz Mauda (Hebrew: בועז מעודה‎, born April 23, 1987) is an Israeli singer and songwriter. He won the fifth season of Kokhav Nolad, the Israeli version of Pop Idol, and represented Israel in...
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Alexander Lubotzky
Professor Alexander Lubotzky (Hebrew: אלכסנדר לובוצקי‎, born 28 June 1956) is an Israeli academic and former politician. A former head of the Mathematics Institute at the Hebrew University of J...
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Michael Melchior
Michael Melchior (Hebrew: מיכאל מלכיאור; born January 31, 1954) is the Chief Rabbi of Norway, and a former member of Knesset for Meimad.
A descendant of seven generations of rabbis in Denmark, Mel...
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Ariel Zilber
Ariel Zilber (Hebrew: אריאל זילבר‎; born September 23, 1943) is an Israeli singer-songwriter, and composer. After his activity in the innovative rock band "Tamuz" he ran a solo career in w...
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Uri Lupolianski
Uri Lupolianski (Hebrew: אורי לופוליאנסקי‎) was mayor of Jerusalem from 2003 to 2008 and founder of Yad Sarah.
Born in Haifa, Israel in 1951, Lupolianski studied at the Yavne School in H...
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Yosef Burg
Shlomo Yosef Burg (Hebrew: שלמה יוסף בורג‎, 31 January 1909 - 15 October 1999) was a German-born Israeli politician. In 1949, he was elected to the first Knesset, and served in many ministerial ...
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Kach and Kahane Chai
Kach (Hebrew: כ"ך‎) was a far-right political party in Israel. Founded by Rabbi Meir Kahane in the early 1970s, and following his Jewish nationalist ideology (subsequently dubbed Kahanism), the ...
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Pinchas Kehati
Pinchas Kehati (1910 – December 21, 1976) was the author of משניות מבוארות Mishnayot Mevuarot (literally "Clarified Mishnayos", popularly known as "the Kehati Mishnayot") which is a commentary and elu...
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Uri Zvi Grinberg
Uri Zvi Greenberg (Hebrew: אורי צבי גרינברג‎; September 22, 1896 – May 8, 1981) was an acclaimed Israeli poet and journalist who wrote in Yiddish and Hebrew.
Uri Zvi Greenberg was born i...
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Chaim Walder
Chaim Walder (born 1969) is an Israeli Haredi rabbi and author of literature for children, adolescents, and adults. In 1993, he became an Israeli publishing sensation with his first book, Yeladim Mesa...
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Meir Kahane
Meir David Kahane (Hebrew: הרב מאיר דוד כהנא‎) (/kəˈhɑːnə/; August 1, 1932 – November 5, 1990) was an American-Israeli rabbi, ultranationalist writer, and political figure, whose work became eit...
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Doron Sheffer
Doron Sheffer (Hebrew: דורון שפר‎; born 12 March 1972), is a retired Israeli professional basketball player, formerly with Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Sheffer first gained fame at age 21 in the Is...
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Emuna Elon
Emuna Elon (Hebrew: אמונה אלון) (born 1955) is an Israeli author, journalist and women's rights activist.
Emuna Elon was born in 1955 in Jerusalem, the daughter of rabbi and professor Pinchas Haco...
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Zelda (poet)
Zelda Schneersohn Mishkovsky (June 20, 1914 – April 30, 1984) (Hebrew: זלדה שניאורסון-מישקובסקי‎), widely known as Zelda, was an Israeli poet. She received three awards for her publish...
Yisrael Campbell
Yisrael Campbell (born Christopher Campbell) is a Philadelphia-born Israeli comedian.Campbell, who is of Irish and Italian descent, grew up Catholic in a Philadelphia suburb. One of his aunts is a Cat...
Daniel Hershkowitz
Daniel Hershkowitz (Hebrew: דניאל הרשקוביץ; born 2 January 1953, Haifa, Israel) is an Israeli politician, mathematician and rabbi. He previously served as a professor of mathematics at the Technion an...
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Naomi Ragen
Naomi Ragen (born July 10, 1949) is an American-Israeli Orthodox Jewish author, playwright and women’s rights activist. Ragen lives in Jerusalem and writes in English. A recurring theme in her works i...
Robert Aumann
Robert John Aumann (Hebrew name: ישראל אומן, Yisrael Aumann; born June 8, 1930) is an Israeli-American mathematician and a member of the United States National Academy of Sciences. He is a professor a...
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