Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Born in Vindoi (Vainode), Latvia.
Due to his belonging to the
Left movement, [iz im oysgekumen] year-long] zikh tsu
matern in tfisut]. After the Soviet might overtook
Lettland (Latvia), he was placed atop the Yiddish theatre
Soon after, as the Nazis
were invading the Soviet Union, L. went away to the
Front to fight against the enemy. He was taken in at the
house of the folks commissar in the Latvian division.
In 1943 he went to the city
of Staraya Russa, Leningrad region, where battles took
place, and he found his eternal rest in a mass grave of
the Soviet struggle.
Sh. E. from Yonah Radinov.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 5, page 4551.
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