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Ida Kaminska
Original name: Ida Melman
Birth: Sep. 18, 1899
Odessa
Odes'ka, Ukraine
Death: May 21, 1980
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Actress. Born in Odessa, Russia, she was best known for her role as 'Rozália Lautmannová' in "The Shop on Maine Street" (1965), of which she received an Oscar nomination for Best Actress. She began her career as a performer in the Yiddish theater, Poland and after World War II, she was co-founder of Jewish State Theatre in Warsaw. Her other film credits included "The Rabbi's Power" (1924), "Without a Home" (1939), "The Jewish People Live" (1947), "Border Street" (1948) and "The Angel Levine" (1970). (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Meir Melman (1900 - 1978)*
 
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Burial:
Mount Hebron Cemetery
Flushing
Queens County
New York, USA
Plot: Yiddish Theatrical Alliance: Block 67, Ref 1, Section A-D, Line 11, Grave 24
 
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Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
Record added: Oct 16, 2002
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Ida Kaminska
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Ida Kaminska
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Ida Kaminska
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