Breaking News: Tom Lantos has died
Posted by Oyster on February 11, 2008
Tom Lantos, z”l. Baruch Dayan Emet.
Tom Lantos, z”l, the Bay Area Congressman (D – San Mateo), Holocaust survivor, and humanitarian, has died today. Presumably from complications surrounding his recently announced diagnosis of esophageal cancer. He was 80.
G-d has taken a hero from the Jewish people. May his memory be for a blessing.
Oy Bay will keep you posted as news unfolds about upcoming commemorations and mourning. Anyone who has information about his Hebew name is asked to leave a comment with that information.