What holiday 13 February 2018 - Tuesday

Holidays 13 February 2018 - Tuesday

  • World Radio Day
  • Nikita fireman
  • Birthday cameras
  • Day stray doors

  • Memorial Day holy Martyrs Cyrus and John ( Orthodox holidays) (photo)

  • Events of the day:

  • 1547 - in the church of Our Lady of the wedding on the first marriage of tsar Ivan the Terrible and his darling Anastasia (photo)

  • 1720 - by decree of tsar Peter I in St. Petersburg created Chief magistrate - bureaucratic institution for the management of municipal magistrates (photo)

  • 1842 - emperor Nicholas I signed a decree on the early construction of the railway St. Petersburg - Moscow (photo)

  • 1895 - the Lumière brothers received a patent for the first movie camera - begins the era of the movie (photo)

  • 1923 - in Petrograd officers GPU was killed the famous Petrograd raider Leonid Pantёlkin better known by the nickname Lenka Panteleyev (photo)

  • 1934 - in the Chukchi sea sank, crushed ice, a Soviet steamship "Chelyuskin" (photo)

  • 1946 - commissioned by the US Army was the first created in the world of digital computer "ENIAC". PC weight was 27 tons, it consumed 174 kilowatts of power, consisted of 70,000 resistors, 17,468 lights, 7,200 diodes, 1500 relay, 10,000 capacitors and 6000 tumblers (photo)

  • 1956 - began its work Soviet Antarctic station "Peace" (photo)

  • 1974 - by the decree of the USSR Supreme for his anti-Soviet activity stripped of his citizenship and expelled from the country the writer Alexander Solzhenitsyn (photo)

  • 1984 - 4th Secretary General of the CPSU Central Committee unanimously elected Konstantin Chernenko (photo)

  • Birthday party:

  • Athanasius, Ivan, Victor
  • Nikita, Ilya
  • On this day were born:

    David Alan

    Charles Talleyrand

    Ivan Krylov

    Vladimir Kornilov

    Crimean war hero, Fyodor Chaliapin

    Evgeny Vakhtangov

    Semen Kurkotkin

    Igor Shaferan

    Tatiana Tarasova

    Maxim Leonids

    On this day, died:

    Andronikos II Palaiologos

    Benvenuto Cellini

    Richard Wagner

    Alexei Abrikosov

    Rafael Sabatini

    Paulino Alcántara

    Inessa Jaunzeme

    Georgy Martynyuk



    Current time and date

    03:34:41 22-05-2018