He was born Martin David Kahane,
But he was famously known as
Rabbi Meir Kahane, He was born in
Brooklyn on August 1, 1932 and was tragically assassinated in Manhattan on
Monday November 5, 1990 at the age of
58, Rabbi Meir Kahane was the World famous political, Religious leader from Brooklyn, And it's a damn shame that the New York City Public Schools don't teach about Kahane,
Because of how prominent Chabad Lubavitch has become within Chassidim, Rebbe Schneerson has become more and more well known. There are many Chabad adherents who even believe that he was the long-awaited Messiah. While Meir Kahane was somewhat war-like, Mendelson Schneerson sought a more peaceful means of getting Jews to become more involved with their religion.