Any connection between "King David's Tomb" and the real King David is strictly coincidental - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Yonatan
    • 03.01.13 | 20:39 (IST)

    That part of Jerusalem didn't exist in King David's day. Similarly, "Rachel's Tomb" is not Rachel's Tomb; and Joseph's Tomb is not Joseph's Tomb. These are all late, meduieval traditions.

    from the article: Vandalism at Jerusalem holy site may have aimed to erase traces of Muslim past
    First published 17:17 03.01.13 | Last updated 17:17 03.01.13
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