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1)100,000 Jews of Sicily Italy were expelled in 1491

2)The Jews of Mezhibuzch where saved from a Pogrom by the Cossacks during Gezairas Tach Vtat became known as the Purim of Mezhibuzch in 1647

3)The Jews where expelled from Austria in 1667


-Mechaber Arugas Habosem (1784)

-Shlomo Eiger Mechaber of the Gilyon Marasha (1851)

-Rav Yeshuah of Dzikov Mechaber of Ateres Yeshoshua (1912)

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