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Jewish population: between 5.34 and 6.16 million (1.90-2.2 percent of total population)

Senator Joseph Lieberman is the first Jew nominated for vice-president by a major political party





World Trade Center Towers on 9/11/01

September 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and on the Pentagon


The Euro becomes legal tender in continental Europe


U.S. and allies invade Afghanistan, attack Al Qaeda, and topple the Taliban


Olympics held in Greece

350th anniversary commemorative medal, 2004

American Jewish community celebrates 350th anniversary of Jewish life in America

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