July 22, 1942 – Deportations from Warsaw ghetto to Treblinka begin

July 22, 1942 – Deportations from Warsaw ghetto to Treblinka begin

On this day in 1942, the systematic deportation of Jews from the Warsaw ghetto begins, as thousands are rounded up daily and transported to a newly constructed concentration/extermination camp at Treblinka, in Poland.

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July 21, 1899 – Ernest Hemingway is born

July 21, 1899 – Ernest Hemingway is born

On this day in 1899, Ernest Miller Hemingway, author of such novels as “For Whom the Bell Tolls” and “The Old Man and the Sea,” is born in Oak Park, Illinois.

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