This Day in Jewish History Creator of Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps Dies

Emanuel Heilbronner, a self-styled doctor, left Germany for the U.S. and created the Castile soaps that come with moral messages on the bottle.

Soap manufacturer and amateur philosopher Emanuel Bronner died on this day in 1997. Bronner produced Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, which in his day were known...