Today, 611 years ago, in the year 1409, 200 Jews were killed in France, and many were captured as slaves.
In the book Elements of Universal History and Chronology, we read: “In 1409 they (=Genoans) massacred the French, and gave their government to the Marquis of Montferrat.”
Source: Shevet Yehuda, Vienna edition, page 113. John Luffman, Elements of Universal History and Chronology (1814), vol. 1, page 283.