31 January

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440 years ago, on 31 January, 1676

The remains of the Polish kings and Grand dukes of Lithuania Jan Kazimierz Waza and Michal Wiszniowecki were reburied.

220 years ago, on 31 January, 1796

Catherine II demanded oath of allegiance form the people of the past Grand Duchy of Lithuania.

120 years ago, on 31 January, 1896

A mathematician, philosopher, pedagogist Sofia Janowskaja (Neumark; 1896-1966) was born in Pruzhany.

75 years ago, on 31 January, 1941

One of the first teachers of an orthodoxal Judaism in the USA, a native of Valozhyn Moshe Salaveichyk (1879-1941) departed.

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