Ibn Hasan, Jekuthiel ben Isaac
- (d. 1039)Spanish statesman and philanthropist. He served as vizier in the Muslim state of Zaragoza. He was a patron of Solomon ibn Gabirol, who wrote three dirges in his memory after he had been deposed and executed.
Dictionary of Jewish Biography. Dan Cohn-Sherbok.
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