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Auerbach, Redlocked

(20 September 1917–28 October 2006)
  • Bruce J. Evensen

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Auerbach, Red (20 September 1917–28 October 2006), basketball coach, was born Arnold Jacob Aurbach in Brooklyn, New York, to Hyman Auerbach and Marie Thompson Auerbach. Hyman was a Jew from Minsk, who fled anti-Semitism in Belarus at the age of 13, arriving in New York with two brothers. Marie was a cashier in a restaurant where Hyman worked....

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