Israel Baline


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Noun1.Israel Baline - United States songwriter (born in Russia) who wrote more than 1500 songs and several musical comedies (1888-1989)
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1888: Songwriter Irving Berlin was born as Israel Baline in Siberia.
Other notable passengers included a young Golda Meir, who would one day be Israel's fourth prime minister; the father of Fred Astaire; and the five-year-old Israel Baline, later to become the songwriter Irving Berlin.
1888: Songwriter Irving Berlin was born as Israel Baline in Russia: his family moved to the US when he was five, fleeing anti-Jewish pogroms.
1888: Songwriter Irving Berlin born as Israel Baline in Siberia.
Which takes us to their creators: Israel Baline, a Russian Jew born in 1888, fleeing the terrible pogroms against his race to arrive in New York when just five years old; and Charles Dickens, born in Portsmouth in 1812, surviving a traumatic childhood to become the great chronicler of 19th-century life.
Billy Clark Jeff Daniels Dixie Wilson Rachel York Israel Baline Jonah Rawitz/Matthew Gold Manny Wexler; Max Dreyfus, Moses Baline Ron Orbach Phyllis Wexler, Lily Van Deusen Rachel de Benedet Shirley, Lena Baline Rebecca Finnegan Harry Van Deusen Kevin Gudahl

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