Person Detail: Lyalya Kaufman
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|Full Name: Lyalya Kaufman|
(1887-1964) Writer. Lyalya Kaufman was born in Belaya Tserkov, near Kiev, Russia, and died in New York City. She was the eldest daughter of Sholem Aleichem and mother of the novelest, Bel Kaufman. She contributed about 2,000 of her short stories to the Jewish Daily Forward.
Lyalya Kaufman was born Sarah Rabinowitz in Belaya Tserkov, Russia, in 1887.
Lyalya Kaufman died at Beth-Israel Hospital in New York City on December 24, 1964.
The Sholom Aleichem Book
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Mrs. Kaufman lived at 215 West 88th Street, Manhattan, New York.