SIMCHA BUNIM ALTER ( Hebrew : שמחה בונים אלתר; April 6, 1898 – August 6, 1992), also known as the LEV SIMCHA (Hebrew: לב שמחה) after the works he authored, was the sixth Rebbe of the Hasidic dynasty of Ger , a position he held from 1977 until his passing.
He died of unknown causes on July 7, 1992 (7th of Tammuz 5752) and was interred in the cave of the Gerrer Rebbes in the Mount of Olives cemetery.
REBBES OF GER
Yitzchak Meir Alter
* ^ Obituary: Rabbi Simha Bunem Alter, The Independent, (July 11, 1992). * ^ Holder, Meir (1986). History of the Jewish People: From Yavneh to Pumbedisa. Mesorah Publications Ltd. p. 315. ISBN 9780899064994 .
* WorldCat Identities * VIAF : 44178809 * LCCN : nr94009268 * GND : 137309686
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