I've Always Wondered
What Famous Person of Jewish Descent Was Born This Week? Originally Published February 11-12, 2022.

Born in Waukegan, Illinois, on February 14, 1894, to Meyer (a shop keeper) and Naomi Emma Kubelsky was Benjamin Kubelsky, who began violin lessons at age six.  Once he got a job playing in live Vaudeville theatre, around age 16, he quit school (don’t try this yourselves, young ones) and went to work full time.  […]

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