Avrahm Yarmolinsky

1890 –

Avrahm Yarmolinsky, born on January 13, 1890 in Haisin, Ukraine, was a translator, biographer, and editor who served as chief of the Slavonic division of the New York Public Library. He was the author of several books, including a translation of Alexander Pushkin’s Eugene Onegin (Heritage Press, 1943) that he co-translated with his wife, Babette Deutsch. He died on September 28, 1975.