What holiday 12 January 2018 - Friday

Holidays 12 January 2018 - Friday

  • day of the Prosecutor's Office of the Russian Federation
  • Anisin day
  • day abduction
  • Day landing domestic wood
  •  Day of Remembrance of St. Macarius, Metropolitan of Moscow and All Russia ( Orthodox holidays) (photo)

  • Events of the day:

  • 1820 - founded royal astronomical society in London (photo)

  • 1936 - based voluntary sports society railroad "locomotive" (photo)

  • 1945 - Soviet troops launched a full-scale offensive against Nazi Germany - the beginning of "operation Vistula-Oder" (photo)

  • 1950 - after a slight break in the USSR, by the Decree of the presidium of the Supreme Council, re-introduced the death penalty for treason and espionage (photo)

  • 1998 - in Paris, 19 countries have signed the protocol on ban (photo)

  • 2004 human cloning year - the largest at that time, ocean liner "Queen Mary 2" makes its maiden voyage across the Atlantic ocean (photo)

  • 2010 - on the island of Haiti was a major earthquake, in which, according to official figures, killed 222 570 (photo)

  • Birthday party:

  • Irene, Maria, David, Joseph
  • Lion, Makar, Jacob
  • On this day were born:

    Charles Perrault

    Johann Pestalozzi

    Mikhail Speransky

    Eugene Louis Lami

    Jack London

    Igor Kurchatov

    Sergei Korolev

    Jean Delannoy

    Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

    Raimonds Pauls

    Vladimir Mulyavin

    Haruki Murakami

    Gunde Svan

    Renata Litvinova

    On this day, died:

    Pierre de Fermat

    Giovanni Boldini

    Vladimir Petlyakov

    Agatha Christie

    Alexander Stolper

    William Hewlett

    Gennady Bachinskii

    Elena Obraztsova



    Current time and date

    12:15:00 21-02-2018

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