General information
NameAleichem, Sholem
First nameSholem
Birth nameSolomon Naumovich Rabinovich
Date of birth02.03.1859
Date of death13.05.1916
Notewas Yiddish author and playwright; from 1906 lived in Switzerland and New York; Bohuslav Martinů took some scenic notes on Aleichem's book "Histoire de Tévie, e.i. French translation of Yiddish "Ṭeṿye der milkhiḳer" known in English as "Tevye the Dairyman"