Yom Tov of Joigny
Yom Tov (alt. Yom Tob) of Joigny, also denoted of York (died 1190) was a French-born rabbi and liturgical poet of the medieval era who lived in York, and died in the massacre of the Jews of York in 11...
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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David Aaronovitch
David Aaronovitch (born 8 July 1954) is a British journalist, broadcaster, and author. He is a regular columnist for The Times, and author of Paddling to Jerusalem: An Aquatic Tour of Our Small Countr...
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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...
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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Rintfleisch massacres
The Rintfleisch or Rindfleisch movement was a series of massacres against Jews in the year 1298. The event, in later terminology a pogrom, was the first large-scale persecutions in Germany since the F...
Solomon Adler
Solomon Adler (August 6, 1909 — August 4, 1994) was an economist who worked in the U.S. Treasury Department, serving as Treasury representative in China during World War II. He was identified by Whitt...
1066 Granada massacre
3°35′24″W / 37.17694°N 3.59000°W / 37.17694; -3.59000The 1066 Granada massacre took place on 30 December 1066 (9 Tevet 4827; 10 Safar 459 AH) when a Muslim mob stormed the roy...
Louis Barnett Abrahams
Louis Barnett Abrahams (3 October 1839 – 3 June 1918) was the head master of the Jews' Free School, London; born at Swansea, South Wales, 1842. He was educated in the Jews' School at Manchester, whith...
Sophie Abelson
Sophie Abelson is an English stage and television actress. She is best known for playing nurse Cherry Clay in the BBC Birmingham's daytime soap opera, Doctors, from 2009-2012.
Born in Ainsdale, Me...
Barney Aaron
Barney Aaron (born November 21, 1800, at Aldgate; died in 1850 in London, England) was an English bare-knuckle boxer.The father of Hall of Famer Young Barney Aaron began boxing in 1819 and became a Li...
Brussels massacre
The Brussels massacre was an anti-Semitic episode in Brussels in 1370 in connection with an alleged host desecration at the Brussels synagogue. A number of Jews, variously given as six or about twenty...
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1033 Fez massacre
In 1033, following their conquest of the city from the Maghrawa tribe, the forces of Tamim, chief of the Zenata Berber Banu Ifran tribe, perpetrated a massacre of Jews in Fez. The city of Fez in Moroc...
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Emancipation of the Jews in England
The Emancipation of the Jews in the United Kingdom was the culmination in the 19th century of efforts over several hundred years to loosen the legal restrictions set in place on England's Jewish popul...
Influences on the standing of the Jews in England

One reason for an improvement in the public image of the Jews at the end of the 18th century and beginning of the 19th can be found in positive attitudes towards Jewish pugilists. A further cause...
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Jewish Naturalization Act 1753
The Jewish Naturalization Act 1753 was an Act of Parliament (26 Geo. 2, c. 26) of the Parliament of Great Britain, which received Royal Assent on 7 July 1753 but was repealed in 1754 (27 Geo 2, c. 1) ...
Les Josiols
Les Josiols is a former Jewish quarter situated north of Mirabel-aux-Baronnies, a French commune in the southern Drôme department. Situated on a hillside, Mirabel has a mild climate. Mirabel, which wa...
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Resettlement of the Jews in England
The resettlement of the Jews in England was a historic commercial policy dealing with Jews in England in the 17th century, and forms a prominent part of the history of the Jews in England.
In 1290...
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History of the Marranos in England
The History of Marranos in England consists of the Marranos' contribution and achievement in England.
Toward the middle of the 17th century a considerable number of Marrano merchants settled in Lo...
History of the Jews in England
The history of the Jews in England goes back to the reign of William I. The first written record of Jewish settlement in England dates from 1070. The Jewish presence continued until King Edward I's Ed...
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Worms massacre (1096)
The Worms massacre refers to the murder of 800 Jews of Worms, Germany, at the hands of crusaders headed by Count Emicho during May 1096.The massacre at Worms was one of number of attacks against Jewis...
Black Death Jewish persecutions
The Black Death persecutions and massacres were a series of violent attacks on Jewish communities blamed for an outbreak of the Black Death in Europe from 1348 to 1350.
As the plague swept across ...
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