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Egyptian Academy Opens Doors to the Chief Rabbi

November 26, 1933
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Chief Rabbi Haim Nahum Effendi has been appointed a member of the Egyptian Academy by the Egyptian government. He is the first Jew to be admitted to the Academy, which is modeled after the French Academy.

Rabbi Effendi, a close personal friend of King Fuad, is widely recognized as a scholar and teacher.

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