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Sholem Aleichem

Jewish writer whose stories on the subject of Tevye the Dairyman motivated the musical, Fiddler on the top. His real name was Sholem Naumovich Rabinovich; he was known throughout his profession by his pencil name of Sholem Aleichem. He had written a Jewish-themed variant on Robinson Crusoe when he was fifteen years of age. In 1905, he shifted to NEW YORK, his family members facing the risk of pogroms in Russia. His literary function influenced the Broadway musical, Fiddler on the top, that was the 1st commercially effective English-language stage creation about Jewish existence. He was created right into a Jewish Hasidic family members in central Ukraine (after that area of the Russian Empire). In 1883, he wedded his pupil, Olga Loev, without her father’s consent. The few continued to possess six children. No Mostel became a well-known Broadway superstar after playing the primary function of Tevye in the Fiddler on the top.

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