בילין / Beilin / Baline /
Irving Berlin, Israel -
Isidor - Irving
Partition of Poland -
Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth was ended by
Kingdom of Prussia and
Second Partition of Poland
was made by
Russian Empire and
Kingdom of Prussia
Partition of Poland -
Duchy of Lithuania was ended. As soon as the Polish
Kosciuszko Uprising was defeated. With this partition, the
independent Polish state ceased to exist
1799 - November 09.
1815 - June 28.
1814 - September.
1815 - June.
1823 - December 02.
Monroe doctrine was
Fourth Partitions of Poland
Duchy of Warsaw
January. Father -
Moses Beilin was born, - who was
shochet and certifier
(overseer) of kosher
Август. Mother -
Leah Jarchin or Yarchin (Lipkin) - was
born. During her life she didn't know any language, but
1878 - Sister
Beilin was born
1881 - Brother Benjamin Beilin
1883 - Sister
Beilin was born
1885 - Sister
Beilin was born
1888 - May
One of the many
Shtetls and Shtots.
Israel Isidor Beilin / Baline was born,
as the youngest of eight Beilin children
Dorothy Goetz was born
Parents house was burned down and family went to America
only, parents + 6 children () get to
Germany and got
- September 14.
Ellis Island. Ship
Steerage - the lowest
decks of a
years old, illiterate
youngster Israel Beilin / Baline came to USA
from Antwerp after
1893 - Ship
brought him with his Parents and 5 "of his siblings".
They was meat by mother
Leah Jarchin or Yarchin relatives
Lower East Side. Monroe St. Basement apartment - was Bielin / Baline
fist place to live
Lower East Side, i.e. "Jewish quarter". 330 Cherry Street.
Flat at the 3rd floor
- The Bronx.
Moses Beilin died
1902 - Israel got home and street
Brooklyn, NY. Second wife - Ellin Travers
Mackay - was born
First full-time job as a Singing
waiter at Callahan's,
and then Pelham's Cafe
Samuel E. Moffett,
The Americanization of Canada
1907 - His first small
Marie from Sunny Italy was published under
Berlin, which sounded much more Americanized, so being easier for others
1909 - The Ted
Company made him staff lyrists with $25 a week, signing 5 years contact
1910 - May 12, May 26 and June 03.
first Three Degrees of Freemasonry in Munn lodge #
Census: Music writer is head of household, living with his mother and
1911 - "Alexander's
Ragtime Band" made him star at
Tin Pan Alley and than
February. First wife -
July 17. First wife -
Lower East Side, i.e. "Jewish quarter". After 20 years of living,
Family left the flat at the 330 Street
September 23. Declaration of Intention. Supreme Court, New York County,
#118640: "My place of birth was
- October 15. Petition for Naturalization # 71726: "My place of
birth was Mohilev"*
- February 6. Oath of Allegiance, , 1918, #118640: "My place of birth
1918 - The Ted
Company evolved into
Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, Inc.
Lena Leah Beilin (Yarchin/Jarchin),
1926 - January 04.
City of New York. 2nd wife - Ellin
Certificate and Record of Marriage # 4826:
"Place of birth - Russia"
November 25. Ellin Travers (Mackay) Berlin
gave birth to daughter
The National Conference of Christians and Jews (NCCJ) was founded
December 01. Ellin Travers (Mackay) Berlin
1928 - December 25.
Son Irving Berlin dead
He financially rescued his father-in-law -
February 21. Ellin Travers (Mackay) Berlin
Freemasonry in Munn lodge #
June 16. Ellin Travers (Mackay) Berlin
gave birth to
1940 - April 11.
Manhattan. Census: He + his wife + 3 daughters were living at the
Selective Training and Service Act of 1940, also known as the
Burke-Wadsworth Act was enacted
1942 - He made
Igumen - by
Belarus Jewish genealogy researcher David Fox, or
Tehmen[nevo] - by FP) was mentioned as his
place of birth, but at variance with other records
1943 - Berlin gave the
royalties of the song to the God Bless America Fund for Redistribution
Boy Scouts of America and the
Girl Scouts of the USA
The National Conference of Christians and Jews honored Irving Berlin for
"advancing the aims of the conference to eliminate religious and racial
1950 - October 07. The
Disk Jockey supplement. Section II: He "was born in Tuman".
1952 - February 12.
Rebecka Beilin died
1955 - February 18.
presented him with a gold medal in recognition of his services in
composing many patriotic songs for the country
1978 - January 25.
1988 - July.
Ellin (Mackay) Berlin dead
and was buried at Bronx
1989 - 22
сентября. New York.
Irving Berlin died in his sleep
1989 - Bronx.
Woodlawn Cemetery. Не was buried
next to his wife
gives Mohilev as his
place of birth on each of 3 documents he signed
under oath to
obtain his Immigration and naturalization papers. And to to obtain
Marriage License at January 04, 1926
the above from Manhattan County Clerk’s Office. Old Records Division
Woollcott, Alexander. The Story of Irving Berlin (New York: Putnam,
1925), , Da
Capo Press, 1983
Bergreen, Laurence. "As
Thousands Cheer: the Life of Irving Berlin"/ (New York: Viking,
Hamm, Charles. "Irving Berlin's Early Songs As Biographical Documents",
Musical Quarterly 77/1 (Spring 1993)
Barrett, Mary Ellin. "Irving Berlin:
A Daughter's Memoir (New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994): He was born
Notes of Sociology (1914): 607
Steinberg, Stephen. "The Ethnic Myth: Race, Ethnicity, and Class in
America" (New York: Atheneum, 1981)
Wilder, Alec "American
Popular Song"., TRO - The Richmond
Organization (March 1, 2000)
8 Biography - Irving
An American Song (A&E DVD Archives) (2000)
Edward. "Irving Berlin: American Troubadour" Vol. 1
Irving Berlin reader / edited by Benjamin Sears
Ward. "A trip to Chinatown with Irving Berlin"
at 100: Life on a High Note"