Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
L. was born circa 1875 in
Krakow, Galicia. His father was a merchant with eyer.
A large house owner. He was a bookkeeper. He acted with
"amateurs", among them Stefanya Shteyf (later his wife
and then the wife of actor Norbert Glimer), with whom he
then became a professional actor with Abraham Akselrad
L. was a character actor.
For a certain time he also was a business manager in
Around 1908 L., a kokainist,
passed away in Snyatin (Galicia), where he had acted in
a provincial troupe.
M. E. from M.
B. Samuilov, Shamai Urich and Karl Veynberg.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 1025.
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