1285- 180 Jews were killed in Munich, Germany.

 

November 6, 1973- New York City elected its first Jewish Mayor, Abraham D. Beame.

 

Torah Portion

שׁפטים (Shoftim)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Shishi, 6 Elul, 5778

Friday, August 17, 2018

 

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