History Of the Jews in Poland

History

Boreslaw the Pious' Charter

1246

"Golden Age" of Jews in Poland

1560 - 1648

Council of the Four Lands

1580 - 1764

http://www.yivoencyclopedia.org/article.aspx/Councils

Great Poland, Little Poland, Ruthenia, Vollhynia

Shabbetai Tzevi Debacle

1648 - 1666

Khmel’nyts’kyi Massacres

1648 - 1649

first stage Hasidism

1700 - 1760

Maria Theresa

1743 - 1780

Conversion of Jacob Frank

1759

second stage Hasidism

1760 - 1815

Catherine the II

1762 - 1796

Joseph II

1765 - 1790

Great Cossack and Peasant Uprising

1768

First Partition of Poland

1772

Ban against Hasidism

1772

"Four Year Sejm"

1788 - 1792

"Pale of Settlement"

1790 - 1917

Second Partition of Poland

1793

Third Partition of Poland

1795

"Kingdom of Poland"

1795 - 1815

"Congress Poland"

1815 - 1863

independence already limited in 1830 uprising

Nicholas I

1825 - 1855

Alexander II

1856 - 1881

Pogroms

1881 - 1882

Alexander III

1881 - 1905

Bolshevik Revolution

1917

Invasion of Poland

1939

Figures

MaharShaL

1510 - 1574

MaharaL

1520 - 1609

ReMA

1525 - 1572

(1574, Shulchan Arukh with Mapa)

R' Mordekhai Yaffe

1530 - 1612

R' Ephraim of Lunshitz

1550 - 1619

MaharaM of Lublin

1558 - 1616

R' Joel Sirkis

1561 - 1640

R Yeshaya Hurwitz (ShLaH)

1565 - 1630

R' Shabtai Cohen

1622 - 1663

Ba'al Shem Tov

1699 - 1760

Moses Mendelssohn

1729 - 1786

Solomon Maimon

1753 - 1800

European History

30 Year War

1618 - 1648

Spinoza

1632 - 1677

French Revolution

1789

Napoleonic Wars

1803 - 1815

Congress of Vienna

1815