BirthdayDecember 0, 1900

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Avraham Shlonsky

    Full name: Avraham Shlonsky
    Also known as: Abraham Shlonsky, Avraham Shlonsky, Shlonsky, Abraham
    Professions: Israeli poet
    Nationality: Israeli
    Occupation: Poet, writer, playwright, translator, educator

  2. Avraham Shlonsky Death information

    Died: Friday, 18th of May, 1973 (Age: 73)

  3. Avraham Shlonsky Biography

    Avraham Shlonsky (March 6, 1900 – May 18, 1973; Hebrew: ????? ????????; Russian: ?????? ????????) was a significant and dynamic Israeli poet and editor born in the Russian Empire.He was influential in the development of modern Hebrew and its literature in Israel through his many acclaimed translations of literary classics, particularly from Russian, as well as his own original Hebrew children's classics. Known for his humor, Shlonsky earned the nickname "Lashonsky" from the wisecrackers of his generation (lashon means "tongue", i.e., "language") for his unusually clever and astute innovations in the newly evolving Hebrew language.

  4. Avraham Shlonsky Family

    Spouse: Lucia Laykin, Mira Horvitz

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