A fire on the first night of Rosh Hashanah, thought to have begun after a candle was left burning in the kitchen.
Ignoring order resulted in Toben being jailed in 2009
Prayer shawls doused with kerosene and set alight
Five synagogues attacked by arson in Sydney during the Gulf War
First instance of international islamic terrorism in Australia.
Led by William Cooper
Protest (at the Czarist policies that promoted this pogrom) meeting held at Sydney Town Hall by concerned citizens of all faiths. Speakers included Abraham Pearlman, storekeeeper in Boggabri (NSW), born in Kishinev.