November 11, 1860- First Jewish wedding in Argentina, 1860. (Spain had barred Jews from Argentina. 7 years after the Spanish regime was overthrown, all restrictions were removed.)

 

November 23, 1924- Herztliya was founded.

 

Nov. 27, 1940- The Nazis murder 12,000 Jews of Minsk.

 

November 6, 1942- After deporting the last of the Jews from Chelm, Poland (southeast of Lublin), the city was declared "free of Jews" by the Nazis.

 

Torah Portion

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Today is

Yom Sh'lishi, 21 Cheshvan, 5780

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

 

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