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Joel Teitelbaum Biography

Title:
Rebbe of the Hungarian Satmar Hasidic Dynasty
Position:
None Found to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Jan. 1, 2010

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Grand Rabbi, Hungarian Hasidic Rebbe, and Talmudic Scholar
  • Founder of Kiryas Joel Town near Monroe, New York, 1970’s
  • Became the only Jewish leader to denounce the newly founded Jewish state, 1948
  • Holocaust survivor, 1944
  • Rabbi of Satmar (Rumania), 1934 – WWII
Education:
  • None found
Other:
  • Born: 1887
  • Died: 1979