This Day, November 8, In Jewish History by Mitchell A. Levin

November 8 30: Birthdate of Marcus Cocceius Nerva, the Roman Emperor who changed the way in which the special tax on Jews was collected so that would not be the humiliating experience created by his Flavian predecessors. 641: „Jews were permitted to continue to reside in Alexandria by the treaty that sealed the Arab conquest of Egypt. Read more »