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165 were the adonim of the mishkan.
96 for the mishkan's support (40+40+16)
4 for the paroches
5 for the opening of the mishkan
60 around the chatzer (20+20+10+3+3+4)
Yishmael would have been 165 when Yosef was born.
165 YEARS that are MISsing from the CALenDAR. (Approximately)
In the early years of World War II, Ecuador still admitted a certain amount of immigrants, and in 1939, when several South American countries refused to accept the 165 Jewish refugees from Germany aboard the ship "Koenigstein," Ecuador granted them entry permits.