LEYB KOPELOVITSH (KOPELEVICIUS) (d. 1941)
He was born in Kalvarye (Kalvarija), Lithuania. He was one of the main contributors to the daily Folksblat (People’s newspaper) in Kovno (1`930-1940). He wrote numerous pieces about matters of international politics. At the time of the German invasion of Lithuania, he fled from Kovno and was killed along the road. In book form: Rabindranat tagor, lebn, shafn un gezelshaftlekhe ideologye (Rabindranath Tagore, life, works, and social ideology) (Kovno, 1933), 47 pp.
[Additional information from: Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 476.]