Massacres/Mass Murder · Religion · Spain

The 1066 Granada Massacre

December 30, 1066 Granada, Spain A Muslim mob storms the royal palace, crucifying the Jewish vizier Joseph ibn Naghrela and massacring approximately 4,000 Jews Tensions were high in Granada between the Islamic and Jewish faiths, especially because the vizier Joseph ibn Naghrela was considered to be pulling the strings of the king who was reportedly… Continue reading The 1066 Granada Massacre