JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Calendar changes #general
Roger Lustig <julierog@...>
Not genealogical, just a historical correction: the "riots" would seemtoggle quoted message Show quoted text
to be apocryphal, based on a political painting and engraving by Hogarth
a few years after the change. Things like fiscal years, pensions, etc.
were at issue. Campaign issues, yes; riots, no.
David Kravitz wrote:
Pope Gregory introduced the Gregorian calendar in 1582 and there was