July 23, 501- A violent earthquake rocked the Land of Israel, completely destroying the city of Acco (Acre).

 

1488- 16 Jews were burned to death in Toledo, Spain. 

Torah Portion

בּשׁלח (B'shalach)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Shabbat, 13 Shevat, 5779

Saturday, January 19, 2019

 

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