What holiday 8 May 2020 - Friday

Holidays 8 May 2020 - Friday

Events of the day:

  • May 8, 1713 by decree of Peter I the capital of the Russian state was moved from Moscow to St. Petersburg
  •  May 8, 1903, the first controlled flight of an airship semi-rigid structure & quot; Lebodi & quot; at a distance of 37 kilometers.
  • May 8, 1945 in a suburb of Berlin, signed an act of military surrender of the German armed forces
  • May 8, 1970 announced the disc «Let It Be» group The Beatles
  • 1886 - American pharmacist John Pemberton invented Coca-Cola (photo)

  • 1945 - in the suburbs of Berlin held the signing of the Act of unconditional surrender of Germany (photo)

  • 1949 - in Berlin's Treptow park opening ceremony of the memorial to Soviet soldiers-liberators (photo)

  • 1965 - by the decree of the Presidium of the USSR Supreme Council adopted the Regulations on the honorary title of "city-hero" (photo)

  • 1967 year - in Moscow near the Kremlin inaugurated the memorial architectural ensemble of the "Tomb of the Unknown Soldier" (photo)

  • 1984 - National Olympic Committee of the USSR decided to boycott the summer Olympics in Los Angeles (photo)

  • 1988 - under the leadership of Valeria in the USSR It created the first legal opposition party "Democratic alliance" (photo)

  • Birthday party:

  • Basil, Mark, Sergey
  • On this day were born:

    Alain-Rene Lesage

    Nikolai Novikov

    Vasily Pushkin

    Konstantin Romanov

    Jean Dunant

    Harry Truman

    Vladimir Sofronitsky

    Andre Lions


    Roberto Rossellini

    Romain Gary

    Yuri Mamin

    Valeri Todorovski

    On this day, died:

    Gustave Flaubert

    Helena Blavatsky

    Paul Gauguin

    Vera Zasulich

    Oswald Spengler

    Sergei Samples

    Current time and date

    06:39:29 05-06-2020

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