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Rabbi Chaim Moshe Shapiro

חיים משה ב"ר שלמה זלמן הכהן

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Wed. July 11, 1934 - Tammuz 27 5694



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Rabbi Yaakov Shmuel Markowitz

יעקוב שמואל ב"ר אברהם מאניס

Rav, Congregation Kehilas Yaakov, New York City

Date of Death: Sun. July 19, 1925 - Sivan 27 5685



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Rabbi Aaron Osher Wolinetz

אהרן אשר ב"ר אברהם

Author, Likutei Aharon al Megilas Rus

Date of Death: Sat. November 18, 1967 - Cheshvan 15 5728


Rabbi Wolinetz was a prolific writer.


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Rabbi Michael Yosef Aaron Alter Lifshitz

מיכאל יוסף אהרן אלטער ב"ר זאב

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Fri. February 4, 5707 - Shevat 15 5707



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Rabbi Yaakov Eliyahu Rabinowitz

יעקב אליהו ב"ר צבי

Rav, Bnai Israel of Linden Heights, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Mon. March 22, 1943 - Adar II 15 5703
Shushan Purim



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Rabbi Raphael Shmuel Weiss

רפאל שמואל ב"ר שבתי שעפטל

Rav, First Independent Hebrew Congregation Ahavas Yisroel of Jamaica, Queens

Date of Death: Sun. September 7, 1958 - Elul 22 5718



Photo Caption: This photo of Rav Weiss was taken in March of 1949, Credit: Toni Kamins


Photo Caption: The Rav’s father, Harav Sheftil Weiss, Shimoni’er Rov, Credit: MCA

Photo Caption: Original painting of First Independent Hebrew Congregation Ahavas Yisroel given as a wedding gift to Mr. Yitzchok Isaac (Irving) Weiss as a weddinging gift, Credit: Nachum Sherman, Kew Gardens Hill.

Photo Caption: The First Independent Hebrew Congregation Ahavas Israel as it stands today, Credit: Google

Photo Caption: The original Aron Kodesh (Holy Ark) as it stands today at Temple Chaverim in Plainview, Long Island. Credit: Lee Weissman


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Rabbi Yoel Sommer

יואל ב"ר יהושע ירוחם

Chief Rabbi, Linovo, Poland (Belarus)

Date of Death: Wed. October 5, 1938 - Tishrei 10 5699
Yom Kippur



Photo Caption: Rav Yoel Sommer, Credit: Lipschitz Family

Photo Caption: Rav Chaim Brisker, Credit: N/N

Photo Caption: Memorial Plaques at  Congregation Shomrei Emuna in Borough Park in memory of Rav Sommer where served as the “unofficial” rabbi, Credit: Asher Lowy, Lakewood, NJ

Bio Information:
Rav Sommer was ordained by Rav Chaim Soloveitchik of Brisk (d. 1918).

 


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Rabbi Avroham Yitzchok Yekelchick

Rav, New York City d. 7 Nissan, 1940 (5700) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 (Location: Needed)


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Rabbi Shimon Deutsch

שמעון ב"ר חיים

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Sun. December 2, 1928 - Kislev 12 5689



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Rebbe Avrohan Yaakov Panitch

אברהם יעקב ב"ר צבי

Makarov Kiev Rebbe of New York

Date of Death: Tue. March 15, 1966 - Adar 24 5726


Photo Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Avroham Yaakov Panitch’s grandfather Rebbe Avroham, Trisker Maggid, d.1889
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Avroham Yaakov Panitch’s father-in-law, Rebbe Dovid of Makarov Kiev d. 1902 
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Avroham Yaakov Panitch’s brother-in-law, Rebbe Nissan Yehuda of Makarov Kielce d. 1940 

Bio Information:
The Rebbe’s father-in-law was Rebbe Dovid Twersky, the Makarov Kiev Rebbe (d. 1902). The Makarov Kiev Rebbe was married to the daughter of Rebbe Avroham Twersky, the Trisker Maggid (d. 1889). Sadly the Rebbe left no descendants


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Rabbi Miyrom Hillel Rappaport

מארים הלל ב"ר אפרים

Bialystoker Shtut Maggid (Town Preacher)

Date of Death: Sun. May 5, 1963 - Iyaar 11 5723



Photo Caption: Rabbi Miyrom Hillel Rappaport (c. 1942) at a wedding in Washington Heights, New York City, Credit: From the library of Sarah Payes


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Rabbi Yitzchok Fisholes

Rav in New York City d. 11 Iyar, 1982 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 (Section: United Hebrew Community, Carmel Avenue, first dirt path on the right side, before North 9 Street)


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Rabbi Shneur Zalman Schneerson

שניאר זלמן ב״ר מנחם מענדל

Nassi - President , Shevet Yehuda Institute

Date of Death: Wed. July 2, 1980 - Tammuz 18 5740


 

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Photo Caption: Rav Shneur Zalman Schneerson, Chief Rabbi, Association of Orthodox Jewry of France, Credit: Hadassa Carlebach
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Photo Caption: Rav Shneur Zalman Schneerson, Chief Rabbi, Association of Orthodox Jewry of France, Credit: Hadassa Carlebach
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Photo Caption: Rabbi Shneur Zalman Schneerson’s great great grandfather, Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the Tzemach Tzedek of Lubavitch d. 1866. Among his famous quotes is  “Trakht gut vet zein gut — Think good and it will be good.”, Credit: Needed
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Photo Caption: Ohel of Rebbe Dovber Schneuri (d. 1827) the second Rebbe of Lubavitch and more commonly referred to as the Mitteler Rebbe, being the second of the first three generations of Chabad leaders. The Rebbe was the first Chabad leader to live in the town of Lyubavichi (Lubavitch). The Rebbe’s son-in-law, The Tzemach Tzedek, would go on to become the third Rebbe of Lubavitch, Credit: Jewish Community of Nizhny Novgorod.

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Photo Caption: Rebbe Shneur Zalman of Liady, Baal HaTanya, (d. 1812), founder and first Rebbe of Chabad. The Rebbe was laid to rest in Hadiach, Ukraine.
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Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s ohel in  Hadiach, Ukraine, Credit: Hamodia

Bio Information:
The Rav’s great grandfather Rav Baruch Shalom Schneerson (d. 1869) was also the the great great grandfather of Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, “The Rebbe”, (d. 1994).  Rav Baruch Shalom Schneerson was the oldest son of the Tzemach Tzedek.


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Rabbi Uri Felshin

Nasi, United Galil Aid Society d. 25 Av, 1947 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412


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Rabbi Eliyahu Harkavy

Rav in New York City d. 12 Tamuz, 1931 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery Chief Rabbi Joseph Section 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale, NY 11385 (Section: 1, Block: C, Map: 11, Grave: 6, Line: R-11R)


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Rabbi Shlomo Schwartz

Moreh Dasrah Congregation Knesset Yisroel d. 20 Tammuz, 1936 (5696) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 (Section: United Hebrew Community, Carmel Avenue, first dirt path on the right side, before North 9 […]


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Rabbi Menashe Margolis

מנשה ב"ר גבריאל זאב

President, Knesseth HaRabonim

Date of Death: Wed. June 2, 1954 - Sivan 1 5714
Rosh Codesh


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Menashe Margolis, Credit: Needed
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Photo Caption: Obituary in the Brooklyn Eagle, June 3, 1954 announcing the passing of Rav Menashe Margolis

Bio Information:
Following the passing of his father, Rav  Menashe Margolis assumed the presidency of the Knesseth HaRabonim HaOrthdoksim dAmerica vCanada. The organization ceased operations with the Rav’s passing.


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Rebbe Shmuel Kaufman

שמואל ב"ר אברהם דוד

Miropoler Rebbe

Date of Death: Mon. June 20, 1938 - Sivan 20 5698


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Photo Caption: Rebbe Shmuel Kaufman in New York City, Credit: Needed
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Photo Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, December 8th, 1921
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Photo Caption: Advertisement announcing the upcoming yartzeit of the Rebbe’s father, Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, November, 27, 1921
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Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s father-in-law, Rebbe Baruch Bentzion, Loyev Chernobyler Rebbe d. 1945, Credit: Yitz Twersky, KGH

Bio Information:
The Rebbe was a great grandson of Rebbe Shmuel Kaminker (the second, d. 1843) the student of Rebbe Levi Yitzchok of Bardichev and Rebbe Avroham Yehoshua Hershel of Apt. The Rebbe’s maternal great grandfather Rebbe Arele of Totiv was a grandson of Rebbe Yisroel Baal Shem Tov.


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Rabbi Yitzchok Yaakov Schevelovitz

יעקב יצחק ב"ר שאול עוזר

Rav, Congregation Adas Yeshurun, Middle Village, Queens

Date of Death: Tue. November 17, 1953 - Kislev 10 5714


Rav Schevelovitz was among the over 400 Rabbanim and Admorim who on the day before Erev Yom Kippur, 1943 marched on Washington demanding that the Roosevelt administration help save the Jews of Europe.


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Rabbi Baruch Meir Rabinowitz

ברוך מאיר ב"ר גדליה אהרן

Rav, Congregation Tiferes HaGra

Date of Death: Fri. September 8, 2000 - Elul 8 5760



Photo Caption: Rabbi Baruch Meir Rabinowitz, Credit: Pearl Berger


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Rabbi Shlomo Zlatalov

שלומה ב"ר מנחם מענדל

Rav, South Bend, Indiana

Date of Death: Sat. March 26, 1932 - Adar II 18 5692



Photo Caption: Rav Shlomo Zlatalov, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
Bio Information:
Rav Zlatalov the author of  Zichron Menachem which was named after his father who was a Rav in New York City.


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Rabbi Gershon Epstein

גרשון ב"ר שמחה בנום הלוי

Rav, Brooklyn, New York

Date of Death: Tue. June 20, 1922 - Tammuz 23 5682



Photo Caption: The Morning Journal announcing Rav Epstein’s passing. 


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Rabbi Gavriel Zev Margolis

גבריאל זאב ב"ר יחיאל יצחק

President and Founder, Knesseth HaRabonim

Date of Death: Mon. September 9, 1935 - Elul 10 5695


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Photo Caption:Rav Gavriel Zev Velvele Margolis, Photo Credit: Mitchell Morris  
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Photo Caption: Rav Gavriel Zev Velvele Margolis and  Rav Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch , Credit: Needed
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Photo Caption: Rav Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch and Rav Gavriel Zev Velvele Margolis , Credit: Library Of Congress
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Photo Caption: Rav Gavriel Zev Velvele Margolis , Credit: Jewish Forward
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Photo Caption: Rav Gavriel Zev Velvele Margolis , Credit: Jewish Forward
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Photo Caption: Advertisement announcing the annual membership meeting of the Knesseth HaRabonim, Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, January 23, 1913
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Photo Caption: The passing of Rav Gavriel Zev Velvele Margolis, Credit: Brooklyn Eagle, September 9, 1935
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Photo Caption: Father-in-law of Rav Gavriel Zev Velvele Margolis and the rebbe of the Chofetz Chaim, Rav Nachum Kaplan,  or as he was commonly known Rebbe Nachumke of Horodnad. It is It is reported that the Chofetz Chaim had a picture of Rebbe Nachumke hanging in his house.

Photo Caption: Title page, Agudath Eizov, Credit: IFJCAH

Bio Information:
Rav Velvele as he was commonly know was married the daughter of Rav Nachum Kaplan d. 1880 (or 1879), the famed Rebbe of the Chofetz Chaim. After moving to the United States in 1907, the Rav was appointed as the Chief Rabbi of Boston, MA where he established the Knesseth HaRabonim HaOrthdoksim d’America v’Canada, prior to moving to New York City in 1911.


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Rebbe Aryeh Leib Schochet

אריה לייבוש ב"ר יעקב ניסן

Radifker Rebbe

Date of Death: Wed. December 28, 1938 - Teves 6 5699


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Photo Caption: Rebbe Aryeh Leib Schochet, Credit: Needed
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Photo Caption: Painting of Rebbe Aryeh Leib Schochet, Credit: Azriel Graeber, Cedarhurst, New York


Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History (IFJCAH)

Bio Information:
The Rebbe came to these shores from Russia in 1907. His Lekutim Yekarim was the first known safer (book) on chassidus published in  America.


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Rebbe Yehoshua Hershel Rabinowitz

יהושע העשיל ב"ר יצחק יואל

Manestricher Rebbe

Date of Death: Wed. April 27, 1938 - Nissan 23 5698



Photo Caption: Manestricher Rebbe, Credit: From the library of Rebbe Nachum Rabinowitz, Monastricher Rebbe of Brooklyn.


Photo Caption:  Chevra Nachlas Yehushua,  89 Legion Street, Brooklyn c. 1940, Credit: NYC

Bio Information: 
Soon after his arrival in the United States the Rebbe was appointed nassi (president) of the Agudath HaAdmorim.


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Rebbe Chaim Moshe Yehoshua Schneerson - Twersky

חיים משה יהושע ב"ר מרדכי דובער

Tomashpol Koidnover Rebbe

Date of Death: Mon. September 14, 1959 - Elul 11 5719


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Photo Caption: Rebbe Chaim Moshe Yehoshua Schneerson – Twersky,  Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Garden Hills, NY

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Photo Caption: Ohel of Rebbe Dovber Schneuri (d. 1827) the second Rebbe of Lubavitch and more commonly referred to as the Mitteler Rebbe, being the second of the first three generations of Chabad leaders. The Rebbe was the first Chabad leader to live in the town of Lyubavichi (Lubavitch). The Mitteler Rebbe’s  oldest son, Menachem Nachun was the Tomashpol Koidnover Rebbe grandfather. Credit: Jewish Community of Nizhny Novgorod.
Schneur Zalman Liadi
Photo Caption: Rebbe Shneur Zalman of Liady, Baal HaTanya, d. 1812, founder and first Rebbe of Chabad. The Rebbe was laid to rest in Hadiach, Ukraine. The Tomashpol Koidnover Rebbe father was a great grandson of the Baal HaTanya.
Boyaner Twesky Schnerson
Photo Credit: Rabbi Benzion Twerski, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Caption:
1. Reb Kalman Flaks, a noted Bobover chossid
2. Rebbe Yaakov Yisroel Twersky, Hornisteiple Milwaukee Rebbe
3. RebbeMordechai Shlomo Friedman, Boyaner Rebbe
4. Rebbe Chaim Moshe Yehoshua Schneerson – Twersky, Tomashpol Koidnover Rebbe
Weinberger Moshe
Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Weinberger of Aish Kodesh, Woodmere, NY at the tzion of Rebbe Levi Yitzchok of Berditchev, June, 2015, Credit: Reb Dov Elias, Kew Gardens Hills, NY

Bio Information: 
The Rebbe is a direct descendant of Rebbe Schneur Zalman of Liadi, the Baal HaTanya. In addition, the Rebbe’s grandmother was the granddaughter of Rebbe Levi Yitzchok of Berditchev (d. 1810).


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Reebe Menachem Mendel Schneerson

מנחם מענדל ב"ר לוי יצחק

Lubavitcher Rebbe

Date of Death: Sun. June 12, 1994 - Tammuz 3 5754


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Photo Caption: Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Lubavitcher Rebbe, Credit: The Ohel Chabad Lubavitch Visitor Center
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Lubavitcher Rebbe, Credit: Neil Folberg
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Lubavitcher Rebbe, Credit: Needed
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Photo Caption: The Rebbe, Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Credit: Needed
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Lubavitcher Rebbe, outside his office on 770 Eastern Parkway, Credit: Needed
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Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Lubavitcher Rebbe, leaving 770 Eastern Parkway, October 2, 1977 Credit: The Living Archive (JEM) and Levi Freidin
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Lubavitcher Rebbe at a pre-Purim farbrengen, 1983, Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History

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Photo Caption: 770 Easter Parkway as it stands today. The building, which soon became known as 770 serves as Chabad’s World Headquarters. The Rebbe’s office was located on the first floor of 770. Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY
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Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s original shtenders and chair. In his humility, the Rebbe insisted that they be of simple design. Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY
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Photo Caption: The Ohel Chabad Lubavitch Visitor Center decked out in honor of Chanukah, Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY
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Photo Caption: View from the Ohel Chabad Lubavitch Visitor Center overlooking the Ohel, Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY
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Photo Caption: Kvitel requests left at the Lubavitcher Rebbes kever, Credit: IFJCAH

Bio Information: 
Scores of books have been and continue to be published on the life and times of the Lubavitcher Rebbe. It should be noted that the Rebbe’s Ohel is the most frequented grave in North America and among the most visited in the world.


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Rebbe Yosef Yitzchok Schneersohn

יוסף יצחק ב"ר שלום דובער

Lubavitcher Rebbe (Rayatz)

Date of Death: Sat. January 28, 1950 - Shevat 10 5710


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Photo Caption: Lubavitcher Rebbe (Rayatz), Credit: IFJCAH
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Photo Caption: Lubavitcher Rebbe (Rayatz), Credit: Needed

Photo Caption: Lubavitcher Rebbe (Rayatz), during his first visit to the United States, Credit: IFJCAH
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Photo Caption: Lubavitcher Rebbe (Rayatz), during his trip to Eretz Yisroel, Credit: Needed
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Photo Caption: 770 Easter Parkway as it stands today. The building, which soon became known as 770 serves as Lubavitch World Headquarters. The Frierdiker Rebbe lived in an apartment on the second floor. Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

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Photo Caption: Chassidim praying at the ohel of the Lubavitcher Rebbe (Rayatz), c. 1974, Credit: Mal Warshaw

Photo Caption: SS Drottningholm overlooking New York Harbor, The Rebbe arrived on these shores March 19, 1940 aboard the SS Drottningholm. Soon after he gave his now-famous America Iz Nisht Andersh (America is not Different) speech at the Graceland Hotel in Manhattan. Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History

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Photo Caption:  Portrait of 
Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the Tzemach Tzedek of Lubavitch (d. 1866). The Rebbe, who served as 3rd Rebbe of Lubavich was the son-in-law of the Mitteler Rebbe. Among his famous quotes is  “Trakht gut vet zein gut — Think good and it will be good.”, Credit: N/N
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Photo Caption: The Ohel in Lubavitch, Russia where both of Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the Tzemach Tzedek of Lubavitch and his youngest son Rebbe Shmuel, The Rebbe Maharash are buried, Credit: Rabbi Gavriel Gordon, Director of MyLubavich.
Special appreciation: Rabbi Levi Mondshine, Jewish community of Smolensk, Russia
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Photo Caption: Rabbi Berel Lazar, Chief Rabbi of Russia outside the Ohel in Lubavich, Russia, Credit: Rabbi Gavriel Gordon, Director of MyLubavich.
Special appreciation: 
Rabbi Levi Mondshine, Jewish community of Smolensk, Russia 

Bio Information:
Scores of books have been and continue to be published on the life and times of Rebbe Yosef Yitzchok Schneerson, the Frierdiker Rebbe or Rebbe Rayatz as he is commonly referred too by Lubavicher Chassidim.


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Rebbe Yitzchok Yoel Rabinowitz

יצחק יואל ב"ר גדליהו אהרן

Manestricher Rebbe of East New York

Date of Death: Wed. November 25, 1987 - Cheshvan 24 5747



Photo Caption: Manestricher Rebbe of East New York, Credit: N/N

Photo Caption:  Chevra Nachlas Yehushua,  89 Legion Street, Brooklyn c. 1940, Credit: NYC

 

Bio Information:
The Rebbe was the first Chassidic Rebbe inaugurated in the United States.


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