What holiday 5 December 2018 - Wednesday

Holidays 5 December 2018 - Wednesday

  • Day of statisticians Ukraine
  • World day of soil
  • International volunteer day
  • Prokopiev day
  • day singing star
  • The most unbearable day of the year
  • day start Soviet counterattack in the battle of Moscow
  • Birthday of King Rama the IX ( Holidays Thailand) (photo)

  • Gahanbar devoted to Ataru ( Holidays Zoroastrianism) (photo)

  • Memorial Day martyr Procopius reader ( Orthodox holidays) (photo)

  • Events of the day:

  • 1714 - Peter I instituted the Order of St. Catherine the Great Martyr (Order of Liberation) - the highest award to honor women in the Russian Empire (photo)

  • 1766 - London based auction house "Christie's" (photo)

  • 1830 - the premiere of "Fantastic symphony" - one of the most famous works of French composer Hector Berlioz (photo)

  • 1931 - during the Stalin reconstruction of Moscow Cathedral of Christ the Savior was demolished (photo)

  • 1936 - on VIII All-Union Congress of Soviets, the extraordinary new constitution of the USSR - "Stalin", serving until 1977 (photo)

  • 1941 - the beginning of the Soviet counter-offensive near Moscow during the Great Patriotic war (photo)

  • 1957 - in Leningrad launched the world's first atomic icebreaker - "Lenin" (photo)

  • 1965 - in Moscow's Pushkin Square took place "Rally publicity" - the first major public action Soviet dissidents (photo)

  • 1987 - Voronezh based rock the group of "Gaza" (photo)

  • 2009 - in Perm nightclub "Lame horse" took place for the largest number of fire victims - killed 156 people (photo)

  • Birthday party:

  • Alex Arkhipov, Athanasius, Boris, Vasily
  • Vladimir
  • Gerasim, Ivan, Ilya, Maxim
  • , Mark, Michael, Paul
  • Peter
  • Thaddeus, Theodore Jacob
  • On this day were born:

    Martin Van Buren

    Fedor Tiutchev

    Konstantin Korovin

    Armando Diaz

    Jozef Pilsudski

    Fritz Lang

    Alexander Rodchenko

    Walt Disney

    Henri Oreille

    Yuri Vlasov

    Nina Ruslanova

    Jose Carreras

    Patricia Kaas

    On this day, died:

    James Stirling

    Wolfgang Mozart

    Alexandre Dumas (father)

    Nikolai Pirogov

    Valentin Serov

    Claude Monet

    Claudius Dornier

    Alexander Vasilevsky

    Beverly Garland

    Alexis II

    Nelson Mandela



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    20:46:06 16-12-2018

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