13 June

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405 years ago, on 13 June, 1611

The army of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth seized Smolensk.

290 years ago, on 13 June, 1726

A Catholic preacher and a Jesuit Antoni Bartaševič (1726-1768) was born.

270 years ago, on 13 June, 1746

Franciška Radziwill’s comedy “A Witty Love” was premiered in Niasviž.

80 years ago, on 13 June, 1936

A Abelarusina philosopher Anton Marecki was born.

60 years ago, on 13 June, 1956

A Belarusian weightlifter Lieanid Taranienka was born.

45 years ago, on 13 June, 1971

A Belarusian Communist activist Siarhiej Prytycki (1913-1971) died.

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