For ten years after the war, Wiesel refused to write about or discuss his experiences during the Holocaust.
At age 17 Martin Landau began a five-year stint working as a cartoonist for the New York Daily News, before entering the Actors Studio.
Aside from being an especially skilled sofer, Rabbi Lasdun was exemplary in his impeccable honesty, humility and yashrus.
Shiva is being held at 781 Caffrey Avenue, Far Rockawy, from Friday morning through Tuesday morning.
Max Mannheimer was silent about his nightmare and depression for decades.
Holocaust survivor and noted Jewish Philanthropist Sam Halpern passed away at the age of 93.
The music of Modzitz will live on forever thanks to the eternal soul of Reb Ben Zion Shenker, z'l.
An Israeli man, 65, was killed after falling during a hike while on vacation in Iceland.
Gordon Zacks, a founder of the Republican Jewish Coalition and an unofficial adviser to George H.W. Bush, has died. Zacks, a businessman who also was...
Yifat Shoham, one of the longest-running directors of Leumit HMO in Arad, has passed away. Baruch Dayan HaEmet.
“The heart goes out to the brave warrior, who from her pictures seemed full of the joy of life."
Your eyes saw far ahead, while your feet covered great distances on the landscape of Jewish and Zionist history.
A bastion of Judaism and Torah has been lost with the passing of longtime Haifa Chief Rabbi Eliyahu Yosef Sha'ar Yashuv Cohen, z'l, age 89.
King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia has died at the age of 91. Crown Prince Salman succeeds the monarch.
She had many names and was many things to many people, but to me she was just Babineni.
An Israeli hiker was killed while he and his family were trekking along the Ganges River in India.
Bracha Kapach, wife of a scholarly rabbi from Yemen and more widely known as the “Chicken Lady,” died Tuesday morning in Jerusalem at the...
Labor Party to hold Rabin memorial after annual event fails due to lack of interest and funds.
Rabbi Herschel Schacter, a former chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, has died. Schacter, the first U.S. Army chaplain to...
Mr. Kristal made sweets to thank the Russians who liberated him from the death camp, and later opened a candy shop in Haifa.
Netanyahu: “Professor Lewis’s wisdom will continue to guide us for years to come.”
Boro Park Vizhnitzer Chassidic leader Rabbi Pinchas Shalom Hager, z'l, passes away at age 67.
Satoru Iwata, president of Nintendo, has died at the age of 55.
Thousands attended a Jerusalem memorial service to mark the end of seven days' mourning for five terror victims.
Pop kabbalist Madonna said she was "devastated" by the news of Bowie's passing.