Jan 8, 2013

Eliezer Ben Yehuda's 155th Birthday

Eliezer Ben Yehuda's 155th Birthday

Eliezer Ben‑Yehuda (Hebrew: אליעזר בן־יהודה ; 7 January 1858 – 16 December 1922) was a Litvak lexicographer and newspaper editor. He was the driving spirit behind the revival of the Hebrew language in the modern era.
[Wikipedia.org]