Search JTA's historical archive dating back to 1923

Prof. Burack, Orthodox Leader. Dies During Synagogue Services

October 10, 1960
See Original Daily Bulletin From This Date

Dr. Aaron D. Burack, Professor of Talmud and Homiletics at Yeshiva University, died Friday while conducting services at his synagogue in Brooklyn.

The 68-year-old rabbi was vice-chairman of the Union of Orthodox Rabbis of the United States and Canada, and of the Religious Zionists of America–Mizrachi-Hapoel Hamizrachi. Rabbi Burack was also on the boards of the United Jewish Appeal, the Jewish National Fund and the United HIAS service.

Recommended from JTA