1099- The Crusaders under Godfrey de Bouillon captured Jerusalem from the Muslims.

 

1655- Bogodan Khmelnytsky and his Cossack hordes massacred the Jews of Vilna.

 

Torah Portion

שׁמיני (Sh'mini)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Sh'lishi, 19 Adar II, 5779

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

 

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