Featured Events From June:
- 7 June, 1981 (5 Sivan, 5741): Opera Operation - distroying the Iraqi Nuclear Reactor
- 30 June, 1947 (12 Tamuz, 5707): Kibutz Sa'ad-The first bnei akiva settlement
- 9 June, 1898 (19 Sivan, 5658): Samuel Mohilever-yertziet
- 6 June, 1982 (15 Sivan, 5742): The 1982 Lebanon War-The begining
- 25 June, 2006 (29 Sivan, 5766): Capture of Gilad Shalit
Ivri Date: 19 Sivan, 5658
English Date: 9 June, 1898
After the pogroms following the May Laws, he helped found the Hovevei Zion in Warsaw, and convinced Baron Edmond James de Rothschild to financially support a settlement called Ekron (now Qiryat Ekron).
In 1884, Mohilever was elected to the presidency of the Hovevei Zion conference, with Leon Pinsker serving as chairman. Mohilever served as chairman in the 1887 and 1889 conferences. Many of his contributions were of a religious nature - Mohilever insured that Jewish farming in Palestine complied with Jewish laws and tradition by setting up a rabbinical committee to oversee it.