Israel Joshua Singer

Israel Joshua Singer

Birth
Poland
Death 10 Feb 1944 (aged 50)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Glendale, Queens County, New York, USA
Plot 1-E-19B-35-3
Memorial ID 20707250 · View Source
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Author. Born Yisroel Yehoshua Zinger (or Zynger), he was the brother of writer Isaac Bashevis Singer. Writing in Yiddish, he worked as a journalist in Europe and published his first novel, "Steel and Iron", in 1927. His long novel "The Brothers Ashkenazy" (1936) is considered his masterpiece. Singer emigrated to the United States in 1934 and helped his brother do the same the following year.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 20707250
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Israel Joshua Singer (30 Nov 1893–10 Feb 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20707250, citing Mount Carmel Cemetery, Glendale, Queens County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .