1013- Jews in Cordova, Spain, were massacred by Suleiman ibn Al-Hakim's soldiers.

 

1920- The 28-year British mandate in the Land of Israel begins.

 

Torah Portion

יתרוֹ (Yitro)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Chamishi, 18 Shevat, 5779

Thursday, January 24, 2019

 

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