Judges, lawyers, political figures and community leaders remembered Gants as a legal giant, passionate in his dedication to equal justice and steeped in compassion for people from all walks of life.
He served as president of the Union of Italian Jewish Communities from 1998-2006 as well as president of the Jewish community of Venice.
He also was nominated for Oscars for his screenplays for “The Dresser” and “The Diving Bell and the Butterfly.” The South Africa native received a knighthood from Queen Elizabeth in 2010.
Rigg was famous for her role in the cult 1960s TV series 'The Avengers,' as well as subsequent appearances in 'James Bond' and 'Game of Thrones.'
Weiner exposed the persecution of Palestinian Christians in the territories under Palestinian jurisdiction.
His insight, wit and passionate Zionism was inspiration for many of my columns
Spielberg died Tuesday in Los Angeles of natural causes, his children said in a statement published in the Hollywood Reporter. His children reportedly were with him at the time of his death.
Blazer is survived by his wife, Kathy, his three sons and one daughter, and six grandchildren, as well as his two sisters and several nieces and nephews.
Rav Adin Steinsaltz, died at Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem – the city of his birth – on August 7, 2020 at the age of 83.
Especially noteworthy had been his uncanny ability to teach congregations prayerful tunes that they felt drawn to join in with at appropriate moments.