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Jacob Mikhailovich Gordin
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Birth: May 1, 1853, Ukraine
Death: Jun. 11, 1909
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

Yiddish Playright Jacob Gordin's works included "Siberia"; "Two Worlds"; "Man,God and Devil"; "Mirele Efros" and "The Jewish King Lear". Gordin's works brought a new audience of intellectuals to the Yiddish Theater which included topics of realism and naturalism to the stage. 
 
Burial:
Washington Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Cemetery 4, Post 396, Row 4, Grave 1
 
Created by: Arthur Mayer
Record added: Feb 27, 2012
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Jacob Mikhailovich Gordin
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Born in Mirgorod, Poltava Gubernia, Ukraine, into a prominent, well-to-do family. His father Yekhiel Mikhal HaLevi, a dealer, was part maskil and part Chabadnik, and he raised his son in In the spirit of the Enlightenment (Haskalah), as in the old, tradit...(Read more)
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