Aharon Becker
Aharon Becker (Hebrew: אהרן בקר‎, born 21 December 1905, died 24 December 1995) was an Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset between 1955 and 1974.
Born in Kobryn in t...
Avraham Eliezer Alperstein
Avraham Eliezer Alperstein (1853, Kobrin, Grodno Province, Belarus - 1917, New York, United States) was an Orthodox Rabbi, Rosh yeshiva, publisher, communal leader and exceptional Talmudic scholar. He...
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Yaakov Dovid Wilovsky
Rabbi Yaakov Dovid Wilovsky (February 7, 1845 – 1913), known by the acronym Ridvaz or Ridbaz, was a renowned rabbi, Talmudic commentator and educator.
Born in Kobrin, Russia, Wilovsky held Rabbin...
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Oscar Zariski
Oscar Zariski (born Oscher Zaritsky (Russian: О́шер Зари́цкий) April 24, 1899 – July 4, 1986) was an American mathematician and one of the most influential algebraic geometers of the 20th century....
Yankev-Meyer Zalkind
Yankev-Meyer Zalkind (1875 - 1937) was a British Orthodox rabbi, an anarcho-communist, a close friend of Rudolf Rocker, and a very active anti-militarist. Rabbi Zalkind was also a prolific Yiddish wri...
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Gedaliah Alon
Gedaliah Alon (Hebrew: גדליה אלון‎) (1901–1950) was a distinguished Israeli historian.
Alon (Rogoznitski) was born in 1901 in Kobryn, Belarus (then in Russian-ruled Poland).In 1924...
Pyotra Krecheuski
Piotra Krecheuski (Belarusian: Пётра Крэчэўскі, August 7, 1879 – March 8, 1928, Prague) was a Belarusian statesman.
Before the First World War he worked as a teacher in Jałówka near Białystok....