Who knows one hundred sixty-five?
Please cite/link your sources, if possible. At some point at least twenty-four hours from now, I will:
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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.
165 YEARS that are MISsing from the CALenDAR. (Approximately)
In addition to msh210 answer:
Gen 12:17 וַיְנַגַּ֨ע יְהוָ֧ה ׀ אֶת־פַּרְעֹ֛ה נְגָעִ֥ים גְּדֹלִ֖ים וְאֶת־בֵּית֑וֹ עַל־דְּבַ֥ר שָׂרַ֖י אֵ֥שֶׁת אַבְרָֽם׃ But the LORD afflicted Pharaoh and his household with mighty plagues on account of Sarai, the wife of Abram.
165 = וַיְנַגַּ֨ע יְהוָ֧ה
Encyclopedia of Biblical Personalities p.236; Sefer Hayashar, Vayeishev: Ishmaelites hit Yoseph crying for home while riding on a camel. They dismounted. Gd caused the skin of his afflictors to dry.
Ibid.; Bereshis Rabbah 84:22 - Rav Huna answered 5 bills of sale were for Yoseph: The Ishmaelites bought and sold him. And Potiphar (in Egypt).