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13 June

13 June

13 June 2016

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 ...

2 May

2 May

01 May 2016

1 year ago, on 2 May, 2015 A Russian ballet dancer of Belarusian origin Maya Plisetskaya (1925-2015) died. 375 year ago, on 2 May, 1641 A Catholic activist in the GDL and Poland, a Jesuit, ...

1 May

01 May 2016

Resurrection of Christ Is celebrated according to the Julian calender. 440 years ago, on 1 May, 1576 The coronation and wedding of the King of Poland ant the Grand Duke of Lithuania Stefan ...

30 April

30 April

30 April 2016

395 years ago, on 30 April, 1621 A GDL statesman and military commander Jan Sicynski (1560-1621) died. 155 years ago, on 30 April, 1861 A Polish historian and philospher Marian Zdziechowski (1861-1938) was born in Belarus. 135 years ...

29 April

29 April

30 April 2016

630 years ago, on 29 April, 1386 A battle between the armies of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and the Principality of Smolensk  took place near Mstislavl. 330  years ago, on 29 April, 1686 A ...

28 April

28 April

30 April 2016

450 years ago, on 28 April, 1566 The Brest Sejm of the GDL began. 395 years ago, on 28 April, 1621 Orthodox activists of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth demanded restoration of the Orthodox Church. 185 years ago, on ...

27 April

27 April

27 April 2016

50 years ago, on 27 April, 1966 A native of Belarus Andrey Gromyko became the first USSR official to meet the Pope. 10 years ago, on 27 April, 2006 A Belarusian military commander Michal Vituška (1907-2006) ...

26 April

26 April

26 April 2016

30 years ago, on 26 April, 1986 Chernobyl disaster occured. 125 years ago, on 26 April, 1891 Allegedly, a Belarusian politician and architet Klaudzi Duž-Dušeuski (1891-1959) was born. 320 years ago, on 26 April, 1696 A GDL statesman, the ...

25 April

25 April

25 April 2016

90 years ago, on 25 April, 1926 A BSSR statesman Jafrem Sakalou was born. 85 years ago, on 25 April, 1931 The Belarusian Association of Proletarian and Agrarian Writers was founded. 70 years ago, on 25 April, ...

24 April

24 April

25 April 2016

370 years ago, on 24 April, 1646 The Uzhhorod church union was signed between the Catholic Church and Mukacheve Orthodox diocese. 150  years ago, on 24 April, 1866 An architect Uladzislau Scipulkouski (1866-1927) was born. 90 years ago, ...

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