Jehiel Michal of Zloczov (Maggid of Zloczov)
- (c.1731-86)Galician Hasidic leader. He was born in Brody and served as a preacher there and, later, in Zloczov. He was one of the early propagators of Hasidism in Galicia; he was strongly opposed by the mitnaggedim. Towards the end of his life he settled in Yampol, Podolia. Miraculous tales are told of his asceticism and saintliness.
Dictionary of Jewish Biography. Dan Cohn-Sherbok.