What holiday 7 December 2018 - Friday

Holidays 7 December 2018 - Friday

Events of the day:

  • 7 December 1764 established the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg
  • 7 December 1934 formed Kirov, Orenburg, Omsk region and Krasnoyarsk Territory
  • 7 December 1991 based Petrovskaya Academy of Sciences and Arts in St. Petersburg
  • 1732 - London (United Kingdom), the opening of the Royal theater "Covent Garden" (photo)

  • 1796 - Russian Empress Catherine II instituted the Supreme military Order of military Merit - "military Order of the Holy Great martyr and Conqueror George" (photo)

  • 1941 - during World war II, Japanese forces attacked Pearl Harbor (photo)

  • 1945 - American engineer and inventor Percy Spencer patented Microwave oven (photo)

  • 1972 - launched the US space ship "Apollo 17," has made the latest at the time of landing men on the moon (photo)

  • 1988 - in Armenia there was the strongest earthquake completely destroyed the city of Spitak, that killed 25 thousand (photo)

  • Birthday party:

  • Alexander, Alex Gregory, Eugene
  • Catherine, Ivan, Cornelius, Mark
  • Mitrofan, Michael, Porphyry
  • On this day were born:

    Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini

    Pietro Mascagni

    Gerard Peter Kuiper

    Catherine Budanov

    Tom Waits

    On this day, died:

    Ludwig Minkus

    Paul Bragg



    Current time and date

    20:43:46 16-12-2018

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