Topol will forever be Tevye

CHAIM Topol, the actor whose name will always be synonymous with the part of Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof, has been remembered with affection throughout the world following his death on Wednesday, aged 87.

A former Fiddler co-star, Thelma Ruby, last night told the Jewish Telegraph of her sadness.

“He was a delight — a good friend who was generous and kind,” she said.

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