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Asch, Sholem (Shalom Asch)

Born: 1880 AD
Died: 1957 AD, at 77 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Authors


1880 - Born on the 1st of January in Kutno.

1908-1910 - He traveled to Palestine.

1920 - He sat out World War I in the U.S. where he became a naturalized citizen.

1932 - He was awarded the Polish Republic's Polonia Restituta decoration and was elected honorary president of the Yiddish PEN Club.

1936 - He returned to Poland. He later moved to France, visited Palestine.

1938 - Settled in the U.S.

1957 - Born on the 10th of July in London.


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