Tuesday 3 June 2014


YITSKHOK AYZENBERG (December 22, 1913-November 15, 1979)
Born in Pinsk.  He studied in the University of Warsaw.  In 1934 he settled in Palestine.  He wrote for Haaretz (The land [of Israel]), and he became the news editor for Haboker (This morning).  His first articles about literature and social issues were published in Dos vort (The word) and Yugnt-frayhayt (Youth freedom) (Warsaw, 1932).  He wrote from Palestine for Morgn-zhurnal (Morning journal) in New York and other newspapers.  He edited magazines in Palestine dedicated to young people and sports.  He died in Tel Aviv.

Source: D. Tidhar, Entsiklopedyah lealutse hayishuv uvonav (Encyclopedia of the pioneers and builders of the yishuv), vol. 4, p. 1816.

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