This Day, September 29, In Jewish History by Mitchell A. Levin

September 29 522 BCE: Darius I of Persia kills the Magian usurper Gaumâta, securing his hold as king of the Persian Empire. The success of Darius was good thing for the Jewish people. From the Book of Haggai, we can infer that the building of the Second Temple was completed in his reign. Tovább »