Gender: Male
Origin: Hebrew, English and Russian form
YAKOV KREIZBERG, conductor with the Münchner Philharmoniker, 2003

YAKOV WIGODSKI, 1857-1941, doctor, politician and head of the Jewish community of Vilna ("father of the Vilna Jews"). He died shortly after the invasion by the Nazi Germans

YAKOV GODOROZHA, born 1993, from Ukraine, competitor in the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, 2014 - http://www.sochi2014.com/en/athletes-search - figure skating

YAKOV SVERDLOV, Russian revolutionary leader LENIN's right-hand man, died 1919