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Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre
BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE WHO WERE ONCE INVOLVED IN THE Yiddish THEATRE;
aS FEATURED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S  "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"


VOLUME 5: THE KDOYSHIM (MARTYRS) EDITION, 1967, Mexico City

 

Sholem Hertsberg
 

 

Born in Lodz, Poland.

He immigrated to Paris, France, and there he performed with the "PIAT" Theatre, participating in the entire acting repertoire.

In 1942 during the German "evacuation" of the Jews of Paris.

H. especially excelled in Oksenfeld-Reznik's "Recruits."

During the time the Germans conducted their deportation of the Jews of Paris, they also took him, and from then on no one heard of him.

It is not even known where he met his death at the hands of the murderous Nazis.
 

Sh. E. from Leib Lensky.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 5, page 4214.
 

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