famous jews in history

Albert Einstein's violin is displayed at Bonhams auction house in New York, US, March 6, 2018
Albert Einstein’s violin sells for over $500,000

The violin went for over three times its estimated price.

By JTA
13/03/2018
anne frank amsterdam
Retired FBI agent opens new investigation into Anne Frank's betrayal

"There is no statute of limitation on the truth.”

The Dayan dynasty traces its roots to Ukraine.
A Family History

The ‘Family Album’ photography show provides an inside look at the Dayan dynasty

27/09/2017
120 Herzls gather in Herzliya to celebrate Zionist Congress anniversary

“They say no one is irreplaceable, but I don’t know if someone else could have started the great process that Herzl put in motion."

By JTA
26/08/2017
anne frank amsterdam
Anne Frank wrote her last diary entry on this day

Coincidentally, the anniversary shares the same day this year as Tisha Be'av, a somber Jewish holiday commemorating the destruction of the ancient Temples in Jerusalem.

1936 Berlin Summer Olympics
Jewish athlete barred from 1936 Berlin Olympics dies at 103

Bergmann's athletic accomplishments were removed from the record books by Nazi officials.

By JTA
26/07/2017
The shirt off his back

The shirt is purple, long-sleeved, one that Itzik would never have worn on such a hot summer morning.

By HAIM WATZMAN
26/07/2017
Dr. Nelson Glueck: How it really was

Freedom of religion – for Jews as well.

Safra Square
The legacy and generosity of the Safras

A family whose example of leadership and sense of mission is unparalleled.

By DAVID HATCHWELL ALTARAS
04/06/2017
Jabotinsky's passport
A piece of Zionist history - to the highest bidder

What Zionist relic is up for auction in June?

18/05/2017
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