4 August 2023: This day in history

1558: 1st printing of Zohar in Spain – popularizes Jewish study of Kabbalah

1821: Russian Antarctic Expedition led by Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen returns to Kronshtadt after becoming the 1st to circumnavigate Antarctica

1942: 1st train with Jews departs Mechelen Belgium to Auschwitz

1944: Anne Frank arrested in Amsterdam by German Security Police (Grüne Polizei) following a tip-off from an informer who was never identified

1993: Rwandian Hutus and Tutsis sign peace treaty in Arusha, Tanzania


Source: Onthisday.com

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