Resources on Historical Figures

Chose a historical figure to find out more about them, where they lived, how they lived and what they did.

Eliezer Ben Yehudah

The creator of the modern Hebrew language

Ezra HaSofer

Prophet

Golda Meir

Prime Minister of Israel

Gracia Mendes Nasi

Businesswoman of the Middle ages and Marrano leader.

Hannah Senesh

Writer and soldier

Josephus Flavius

Historian

King David

King of Israel

Maimonides

Rabbi, Physician and Philosopher

Natan Sharansky

Refusenik prisoner and politician

Rashi

Rabbi and scholar

Sarah Schenirer

Educator

Theodore Herzl

Journalist and father of Zionism