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This Week in History: A fact for June

Rabbi Sally Priesand, Cropped

First American woman rabbi

June 3, 1972

Sally Priesand was the first woman to ever be ordained as a rabbi by a rabbinical seminary.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for June." (Viewed on July 21, 2017) <https://jwa.org/thisweek/jun/random>.

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