18 March

Eduards_Volters

160 years ago, on 18 March, 1856

An ethnographist and folklore expert, a researcher of Belarus, Latvia and Lithuania, a son of a pastor Eduardas Volters (1856-1941) was born.

95 years ago, on 18 March, 1921

Riga peace treaty was signed between Russian and Poland, that divided Belarus between those countries.

35 years ago, on 18 March, 1981

A Belarusian and Ukrainian Orthodox priest, the Metropolitan of all America and Canada Irinaeus (Biekiš; 1892-1981) died.

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