What holiday 2 February 2018 - Friday

Holidays 2 February 2018 - Friday

  • Groundhog day
  • Efimov day
  • World Safer Internet day
  • day of hedgehogs
  • s day
  • World day water- wetlands (World wetlands Day)
  • Day of military glory of Russia - battle of Stalingrad
  • youth Day - Azerbaijan
  • Birthday candles - Estonia
  •  World Water Day ( International festivals) (photo)

  • Day of the Tartu treaty ( Estonia Holidays) (photo)


  • Presentation of the Lord ( Catholic holidays) (photo)

  • Gromnitsa ( Slavs Holidays) (photo)

  • Memorial Day St. Euthymius the Great ( Orthodox holidays) (photo)

  • Events of the day:

  • 1701 - issued a decree of Peter I on the construction on lake Ladoga six ships that was the beginning of the Baltic fleet (photo)

  • 1886 - in the US for the first time were officially celebrate Groundhog Day (photo)

  • 1892 - American inventor William Painter patented a metal bottle caps, which is still in use (photo)

  • 1943 - the USSR Supreme Soviet Presidium approved the medal "Partisan of the Patriotic War," I of and II degree of (photo)

  • in 1945 - at the Local Council of the Patriarchal Church, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia elected Alexis I (Simansky) (photo)

  • 1959 - there was a mysterious and still unsolved death of a group of tourists (9 people) headed by Igor Dyatlov, go hiking in the mountains in the Northern Urals (photo)

  • 1999 - The president of Venezuela elected Hugo Chavez (photo)

  • Birthday party:

  • Inna, Rima, Artem, Zahar
  • Efim
  • Paul, Leo, Simon
  • On this day were born:

    Alfred Brehm

    Fritz Kreisler

    James Joyce

    Mikhail Gnesin

    Mikhail Frunze

    Jascha Heifetz

    Valery Chkalov

    Yevgeny Velikhov

    On this day, died:

    Dmitri Mendeleev

    Vladimir Shukhov

    Vsevolod Meyerhold

    Daniel Harms

    Petr Konchalovsky

    Bertrand Russell

    Yuri Bogatyrev



    Current time and date

    03:35:17 22-05-2018