Ya'akov Cohen (writer)
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June 26, 1881|
Slutsk, Russian Empire
(now in Belarus)
|Died||November 20, 1960
|Notable award(s)||Bialik Prize (1938)
Israel Prize (1953 and 1958)
- In 1938, Cohen was awarded the Bialik Prize for Literature.
- In 1953 and again in 1958, he was awarded the Israel Prize, for literature.
- In 1956, he received the Tchernichovsky Prize for exemplary translation, for translations from the German of the first part of Goethe's Faust and other Goethe's works, Torquato Tasso and Iphigenia in Tauris, as well as a selection of poems by Heinrich Heine.
- "List of Bialik Prize recipients 1933–2004 (in Hebrew), Tel Aviv Municipality website".
- "Israel Prize recipients in 1953 (in Hebrew)". Israel Prize Official Site. Archived from the original on 24 January 2010.
- "Israel Prize recipients in 1958 (in Hebrew)". Israel Prize Official Site. Archived from the original on 17 January 2010.
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