Daily Archives: June 18, 2016

19 June 1269, 1320, 1948, 2003 – a selection #otdimjh

19 June 1269: Louis IX issues fine against Jews found not wearing identifying badge France. (Saint) Louis IX of France orders all Jews found in public without a badge (French: rouelle or roue, Latin: rota) to be fined ten livres … Continue reading

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18 June 1905 Jewish Missionary to Muslims #otdimjh

18 June 1905 Max Gerson, minister to Muslims and Hindus in India, ordained #otdimjh Gerson, Rev. Marks [Max?], was born in Kovno, Poland, in 1879. His father died when he was four, and his mother when he was thirteen. Up to … Continue reading

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