Anti-Jewish pogroms in the Russian Empire
The term "pogrom" in the meaning of large-scale, targeted, and repeated anti-Jewish rioting, saw its first use in the 19th century, in reference to the anti-Jewish pogroms in the Russian Empire. Pogro...
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Khmelnytsky Uprising
The Khmelnytsky Uprising (also known as the Khmel'nyts'kyi/Chmielnicki Uprising or Ukrainian War of Liberation) was a Cossack rebellion in Ukraine between the years 1648–1657 which turned into a Ukrai...
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1834 Safed pogrom
The 1834 looting of Safed (Hebrew: ביזת צפת בשנת תקצ"ד, "Plunder of Safed, 5594 AM") was prolonged attack against the Jewish community of Safed, Palestine, during the 1834 Peasants' Revolt. It began o...
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Black Hundreds
The Black Hundreds (sometimes The Black Hundred), also known as the black-hundredists (Чёрная сотня, черносотенцы in Russian, or Chornaya sotnya, chernosotentsy) was an ultra-nationalist movement in R...
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Strasbourg massacre
The Strasbourg massacre occurred on February 14, 1349, when several hundred Jews were publicly burnt to death, and the rest of them expelled from the city as part of the Black Death persecutions. It w...
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Kunmadaras pogrom
The Kunmadaras pogrom was a post-World War II anti-Semitic pogrom in Kunmadaras, Hungary. The program resulted in the killing of two and wounding of fifteen Jews on 22 May 1946. According to JTA four...
Antisemitism in Ukraine
It is estimated that one third of Europe's Jews lived in Ukraine, which from 1791 to 1917 partly belonged to the Pale of Settlement. The concentration of Jews in this region made them an easy target f...
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Kiev Pogrom (1905)
The Kiev pogrom of October 18-October 20 (October 31-November 2, 1905, N.S.) came as a result of the collapse of the city hall meeting of October 18, 1905 in Kiev in the Russian Empire. Consequently, ...
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Satan in Goray
Satan in Goray (1955) is a novel by Isaac Bashevis Singer (1902–1991). It was originally published in installments in a literary magazine called "Globus" and was Singer's first published work. The Eng...
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Hep-Hep riots
The Hep-Hep riots from August to October 1819 were pogroms against German Jews, beginning in the Kingdom of Bavaria, during the period of Jewish emancipation in the German Confederation. The antisemit...
Jedwabne pogrom
The Jedwabne pogrom ([jɛdˈvabnɛ]) was a massacre (or pogrom) of at least 340 Polish Jews of all ages, by a segment of the Polish population of Jedwabne in the presence of the German gendarmerie, that ...
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Białystok pogrom
The Białystok pogrom occurred between 14–16 June 1906 (1–3 June Old Style) in Białystok, then part of the Russian Empire, now in Poland. During the pogrom between 81 and 88 people were killed, and abo...
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Basel massacre
The Basel massacre of Jews took place in 9 of January 1349, as part of the Black Death persecutions 1348-1350.Following the spread of the Black Death through the surrounding countryside of Savoy and s...
1517 Safed pogrom
The Safed attacks refers to an incident that took place in Safed soon after the Turkish Ottomans had ousted the Mamluks and taken Levant during the Ottoman–Mamluk War in 1517. At the time the town had...
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Przytyk pogrom
The Przytyk pogrom occurred against the Jewish community in Przytyk, Radom County, Kielce Voivodeship, in central Poland on March 9, 1936. In the opinion of Jewish historian Emanuel Melzer of Tel Aviv...
1838 Druze attack on Safed
The 1838 Druze attack on Safed began on July 5, 1838 during the Druze revolt against the rule of Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt. Tensions had mounted as the Druze captured an Egyptian garrison outside of Safe...
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Siedlce pogrom
Siedlce pogrom refers to the events of September 8–10 or 11, 1906, in Siedlce, (Congress) Kingdom of Poland. It was part of a wave of pogroms in Russia and controlled territories (such as the Kingdom ...
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Lwów Ghetto
The Lwów Ghetto (German: Ghetto Lemberg; Polish: getto we Lwowie) was a World War II Jewish ghetto established and operated by Nazi Germany in the city of Lwów (since 1945 Lviv, Ukraine) in th...
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Rhineland massacres
The call for the First Crusade touched off the Rhineland massacres, also known as the German Crusade of 1096, the persecutions of 1096 or Gezeroth Tatenu. Prominent leaders of crusaders involved in t...
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1929 Safed riots
35°12′58″E / 31.783°N 35.216°E / 31.783; 35.216The 1929 Safed riots, during the 1929 Palestine riots, were the portion of the riots in Safed which culminated with the massacre...
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Alexandrian riots (38)
The Alexandrian pogrom, or Alexandrian riots, were attacks directed against Jews in 38 CE in Roman Alexandria, Egypt.The sole source is Philo of Alexandria, himself a Jew, who witnessed the riots and ...
Legionnaires' rebellion and Bucharest pogrom
The Legionnaires' rebellion and the Bucharest pogrom occurred in Bucharest, Romania, between 21 and 23 January 1941. As the privileges of the paramilitary organisation Iron Guard were being cut off by...
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Siege of Córdoba (1013)
The city of Córdoba in al-Andalus, under the rule of Umayyad Caliph Hisham II al-Hakam, was besieged, attacked, and finally conquered by forces under rival Umayyad claimant Sulayman ibn al-Hakam twice...
Kristallnacht
Kristallnacht ([kʁɪsˈtalnaχt]; ), also referred to as the Night of Broken Glass, or Reichskristallnacht [ˌʁaɪçs.kʁɪsˈtalnaχt], Pogromnacht [poˈɡʁoːmnaχt], and Novemberpogrome [noˈvɛmbɐpoɡʁoːmə], was a...
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Batih massacre
The Batih massacre (Polish: Rzeź polskich jeńców pod Batohem), described in some modern Polish sources as the Sarmatian Katyń, was a mass execution of Polish captives after the Battle of Batih on 3–4 ...
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