This Day in Jewish History 1040: Rashi Is Born

Be he descendent of King David or not, Rabbi Shlomo Yitzhaki's light on sacred writings continues to guide Jewish scholars to this day.

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On February 22, 1040, Shlomo Yitzhaki, known universally by the acronym “Rashi” (Rabbi Shlomo Yitzhaki), was born, in Troyes, in northern France.