Schneersohn, Yosef Yitzchak

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Name
Schneersohn, Yosef Yitzchak Gender: M
born on 9 June 1880 Jul.Cal. (21 June 1880 greg.) at 08:30 (= 08:30 AM )
Place Lyubavichi, Russian Federation, 54n50, 30e58
Timezone LMT m30e58 (is local mean time)
Data source
Bio/autobiography
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Starkman
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 00°12' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 11°37 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 24°39'



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Yosef Yitzchak Schneersohn
photo: HaIvrim, license cc-by-sa-4.0

Biography

Orthodox rabbi and the sixth Rebbe (spiritual leader) of the Chabad Lubavitch chasidic movement. He is also known as the Frierdiker Rebbe (Yiddish for "Previous Rebbe"), the Rebbe RaYYaTz, or the Rebbe Rayatz (an acronym for Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak). After many years of fighting to keep Orthodox Judaism alive from within the Soviet Union, he was forced to leave; he continued to conduct the struggle from Latvia, and then Poland, and eventually the United States, where he spent the last ten years of his life.

He died 28 January 1950 Brooklyn, NY

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Source Notes

Starkman quotes his biography

Categories

  • Vocation : Religion : Spiritual Leader/ Guru