26 February

Antonio_possevino

405 years ago, on 26 February, 1611

A Papal legate to Eastern Europe, an author of memoirs, Antonio Possevino (1534-1611) died.

195 years ago, on 26 February, 1821

A Catholic Archbishop of Mahilioǔ Aleksander Gintowt-Dziewaltowski (1821-1889) was born.

185 years ago, on 26 February, 1831

Jan Skrzyniecki became the head of liberation movement instead of Michal Radziwill.

60 years ago, on 26 February, 1956

Belarusian cultural society founded in Poland.

40 years ago, on 26 February, 1976

Local history museum opened in Pastavy.

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