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Judah Leon Magnes

Born: Jul 5, 1877

Death: Oct 27, 1948

Birthplace: San Francisco

Nationality: United States

Judah Leon Magnes

Date of Birth : Jul 5, 1877
Date of Death : Oct 27, 1948
Birth Place : San Francisco

Judah Leon Magnes was a prominent Reform rabbi in both the United States and Mandatory Palestine. He is best remembered as a leader in the pacifist movement of the World War I period, his advocacy of a binational Jewish-Arab state in Palestine, and as one of the most widely recognized voices of 20th century American Reform Judaism.


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