What holiday 20 May 2020 - Wednesday

Holidays 20 May 2020 - Wednesday

  • World day of the doctor-traumatologist
  • World metrology day
  • day of bankers of Ukraine
  • day sign language interpreter in Ukraine
  • Globe-
  • day jeans birth
  • Day wind turntables
  • Volga Day
  • pouring Holiday
  • Vesak Day (2016) ( Thailand Holidays) (photo)

  • Proclamation of a unitary state (national holiday) ( Holidays Cameroon) (photo)

  • Day of the city Kaunas ( Lithuania Holidays) (photo)

  • Memorial Day of St. John Zedazeni and 12 of his students ( Orthodox holidays) (photo)

  • Events of the day:

  • 1570 - Flemish cartographer Abraham Ortelius published the first world atlas (photo)

  • 1742 - Russian polar explorer Semyon Chelyuskin reached dogsled extreme northern headland of Eurasia, later named in his honor - Cape Chelyuskin (photo)

  • 1801 - began a three-week military conflict between Spain and Portugal, known as the "war of the Oranges" (photo)

  • 1873 - American company patented Levis pants with rivets on the pockets. This day is considered the birthday of jeans (photo)

  • year 1887 - for the preparation of the assassination of the Emperor Alexander III executed older brother VI Lenin - Alexander Ulyanov and his accomplices (photo)

  • 1942 - Decree of the USSR Supreme Soviet Presidium established the Order of the Patriotic War I and II degrees of (photo)

  • 1977 - passed the first test flight of the Soviet fighter 4th generation Su-27 (photo)

  • 1989 - Soviet military pilot Alexander Zuev stole a MiG-29 fighter and landed in Turkey (photo)

  • Birthday party:

  • Anton, David, John, Joseph, Michael
  • Simon, Stephen, Thaddeus
  • On this day were born:

    Fedor Ivanovich I

    Honore de Balzac

    Hector Malot

    Eduard Buchner

    William Hewlett

    Alex Maresiev

    Edward Lewis

    novel Kartcev

    Alexander Dedyushko

    Stanislav Markelov

    On this day, died:


    Alexander Ulyanov

    Varvara Stepanova

    Steven Gould

    Valentine Leontiev

    Oleg Yankovsky

    Current time and date

    07:01:04 05-06-2020

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