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Adler, Jacob Pavlovitch (Yankev P. Adler, The Great Eagle)

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Born: 1855 AD
Died: 1926 AD, at 71 years of age.

Nationality: Russian
Categories: Actors

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1855 - Adler was born in Odessa, Russia on February 12, 1855.

 

1862 - He survived as a full-fledged pogrom.

 

1882 - Adler made a troupe of his own together with KEni Liptzin and brought Rosenberg in as a partner.

 

1883 - Yiddish  theater was banned in Russia.

 

1885 - Adler had his own theatrical club, the Princes Street Club, No. 3 Princes Street.

 

1903 - Adler went back to Eastern Europe to convince various family members to come to America.

 

1904 - Adler build the Grand Theater at the corner of Bowery and Canal Street.

 

1919 - Found himself in a labor dispute with the Hebrew Actors' Union.

 

1924 - Performed the role of a revival of Gordin's The Stranger.

 

1926 - Adler collapsed on March 31, 1926 and died in New York, New York on April 1, 1926.

 


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