Jewish History (Part 4)

Historical Events

Events 301 - 400 of 619

  • 1937-12-28 Fascist Octavian Goga becomes PM of Romania/begins spread of Judaism
  • 1938-02-12 The first 'Kindertransport' carrying Jewish refugee children from Nazi Germany arrives in Britain.
  • 1938-04-05 Anti-Jewish riots break out in Dabrowa Poland
  • 1938-04-26 Austrian Jews required to register property above 5,000 Reichsmarks
  • 1938-06-13 Jews injured & property destroyed in Przemyal, Poland

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1938-07-14 Benito Mussolini publishes anti-Jewish/African manifesto

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini
  • 1938-07-25 Jewish artisans not allowed in Germany
  • 1938-08-21 Italy bars all Jewish teachers in Public & High School
  • 1938-09-01 Benito Mussolini cancels civil rights of Italian Jews
  • 1938-09-27 Jewish lawyers forbidden to practice in Germany
  • 1938-10-07 Germany requires all Jewish passports be stamped with letter J
  • 1938-10-14 Nazis plan Jewish ghettos for all major cities
  • 1938-11-09 Kristallnacht begins: pogrom against Jews in Germany and Austria - first large-scale physical act of anti-Jewish violence, begins
  • 1938-11-10 Second day of Kristallnacht: pogrom against the Jews in Germany and Austria after assassination of a German diplomat in Paris
  • 1938-11-11 German & Austrian Jewish suffer 1 billion Mark damage in nazi
  • 1938-11-11 Kristallnacht; Jews forced to wear Star of David

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1938-11-12 Hermann Goering announces he wants Madagascar as a Jewish homeland

Nazi Politician Hermann Goering
Nazi Politician
Hermann Goering

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1939-01-30 Hitler threatens the Jews during his speech to the German Reichstag (Parliament)

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • 1939-03-20 7,000 Jews flee German occupied Memel Lithuania
  • 1939-04-10 Colijn's Dutch government opens camp Westerbork for German Jews
  • 1939-05-13 SS St Louis departs Hamburg with 937 Jews fugitives
  • 1939-07-06 German Nazis close last Jewish enterprises
  • 1939-08-29 Chaim Weizmann informs England that Palestine Jews will fight in WW II
  • 1939-09-19 Wehrmacht (German regular army) murders 100 Jews in Lukov Poland
  • 1939-09-21 Reinhard Heydrich meets in Berlin to discuss final solution of Jews
  • 1939-10-06 Hitler announces plans to regulate Jewish problem
  • 1939-10-24 Nazi require wearing of Star of David by Jews
  • 1939-10-26 Polish Jews forced into obligatory work service
  • 1939-10-30 USSR & Germany agree on partitioning Poland, Hitler deports Jews
  • 1939-11-12 Jews in Lodz Poland ordered to wear yellow star of David
  • 1939-11-15 Nazis begin mass murder of Warsaw Jews
  • 1939-11-23 Nazi Gov of Poland Hans Frank requires Jews to wear a blue star
  • 1939-12-01 SS-Fuhrer Himmler begins deportation of Polish Jews
  • 1939-12-11 New anti-Jewish measures proclaimed in Poland
  • 1940-01-25 Nazi decrees establishment of Jewish ghetto in Lodz Poland
  • 1940-01-26 Nazis forbid Polish Jews to travel on trains
  • 1940-05-01 140 Palestinian Jews die as German planes bomb their ship
  • 1940-05-21 AVRO-chairman Willem Vogt fires all Jewish employees
  • 1940-06-01 Nazi occupiers kick Jews out of Dutch air guard
  • 1940-06-05 Gov of Suriname & Neth Antilles refuse entry to Jewish refugees
  • 1940-06-22 SS rounds up 31 German/Polish/Dutch Jews in Roermond, Netherlands
  • 1940-07-01 Australia refuses entry to Dutch Jewish refugees
  • 1940-08-15 1st edition of Jewish Weekly newspaper in Amsterdam (under Nazis)
  • 1940-09-17 Nazis deprive Jews of possessions
  • 1940-09-19 Nazi decree forbids gentile woman to work in Jewish homes
  • 1940-10-03 France Vichy government proclaims end to Jewish status
  • 1940-10-24 Protestant churches protest against dismissal of Jew civil servants
  • 1940-10-31 Deadline for Warsaw Jews to move into Warsaw Ghetto
  • 1940-11-26 Nazi Germany began walling off the Jewish Ghetto in Warsaw
  • 1940-12-09 Illegal Jewish immigrants to Haifa are deported to Mauritius
  • 1941-01-09 6,000 Jews exterminated in pogrom in Bucharest, Romania
  • 1941-01-10 Seyss-Inquart begins registration of Jews
  • 1941-01-21 1st anti-Jewish measures in Bulgaria
  • 1941-01-22 1st mass killing of Jews in Romania
  • 1941-02-09 Nazi collaborators destroy pro-Jewish café Alcazar Amsterdam (Alcazar refused to hang "No Entry for Jews" signs in front of cafe)
  • 1941-02-12 Jewish Council for Amsterdam forms under Ascher and Cohen
  • 1941-02-12 Occupation Police arrest "Jewish Foursome"
  • 1941-02-13 Nazi leaders attack Dutch Jewish Council
  • 1941-02-19 Nazi police attacked & driven away from Koco, Amsterdam (by young Jews)
  • 1941-02-19 Nazi raid Amsterdam & round up 429 young Jews for deportation
  • 1941-02-20 1st transport of Jews to concentration camps leave Plotsk Poland
  • 1941-02-20 Nazis order Polish Jews barred from using public transportation
  • 1941-02-22 Nazi SS begin rounding up Jews of Amsterdam
  • 1941-02-25 February strike against persecution of Jews, in Amsterdam
  • 1941-02-26 Utrecht & Zaandam strike against raid on Jews
  • 1941-03-14 Nazi occupiers of Holland forbid Jewish owned companies
  • 1941-04-01 Nazis forbid Jews access to cafés
  • 1941-04-11 Jewish Weekly newspaper taken control by Nazis
  • 1941-04-11 Nazi occupiers in Netherlands confiscate Jewish assets
  • 1941-04-14 1st massive German raid in Paris, 3,600 Jews rounded up
  • 1941-04-30 Spread of Judaism begins in Croatia
  • 1941-05-02 Nazi occupied Netherlands layoff Jewish journalists
  • 1941-05-14 3,600 Parisian Jews arrested
  • 1941-05-15 Nazi occupiers in Netherlands forbid Jewish music
  • 1941-05-18 Jewish veterans honor their dead
  • 1941-05-31 German occupiers forbids Jews access to beach & swimming pools
  • 1941-06-03 German occupiers stamp "J" on Jewish passports
  • 1941-06-04 Nazis forbid Jews access to beaches & swimming pools
  • 1941-06-04 Republic of Croatia orders all Jews to wear a star with the letter Z
  • 1941-06-11 2nd great raid on Jews of Amsterdam
  • 1941-06-11 Vichy-French planes bomb Tel Aviv, killing 20 Jews
  • 1941-06-19 Romania orders Jews to evacuate Darabani
  • 1941-06-24 Entire Jewish male population of Gorzhdy, Lithuania, exterminated
  • 1941-06-25 Germans invade Dubno Poland, giving permission to Ukrainians to do whatever they want to 12,000 Jews living there
  • 1941-06-26 Lithuanian fascists massacre 2,300 Jews in Kovno
  • 1941-06-27 Nazi manifest against the Jews in Amsterdam
  • 1941-06-28 German & Romanian soldiers kill 11,000 Jews in Kishinev
  • 1941-07-04 Latvia partisans shoot 416 Jews dead
  • 1941-07-07 Nazis executed 5,000 Jews in Kovono, Lithuania
  • 1941-07-08 All Jews living in Baltic States are obligated to wear a Jewish Star
  • 1941-07-09 Dutch-American Physicist Abraham Pais is awarded his Ph.D. in Holland five days before a Nazi deadline banning Jews from receiving degrees
  • 1941-07-10 Jedwabne Pogrom is a massacre of Jewish people living in and near the village of Jedwabne in Poland.
  • 1941-07-14 6,000 Lithuanian Jews are exterminated at Viszalsyan Camp
  • 1941-07-18 SS drowns 40 Jews in Dvina River, Belorussia
  • 1941-07-21 200 Jewish Torahs are burned in Ukraine
  • 1941-07-24 Nazis kill entire Jewish population of Grodz, Lithuania
  • 1941-08-02 Jews are expelled from Hungarian Ruthenia

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