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This Day in Jewish History Dramatist Who Created Role of 'Good Jew' Dies

Richard Cumberland gave life to Sheva as an antidote to the Jewish character who is solely a 'spectacle of contempt, and a butt for ridicule.’

On May 7, 1811, the English dramatist and civil servant Richard Cumberland died. In his 1794 play “The Jew,” Cumberland...