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February, 19th

February, 19th

19 February 2015

                  125 years ago, on February, 19th 1890 Belarusian Catholic priest, national activist, poet Kazimir Svayak (Constantine Steppovich; 1890-1926) was born. 105 years ago, on February, 19th 1910 First Belarusian evening organized in Hrodna. 100 ...

February, 18th

February, 18th

18 February 2015

            645 years ago, on February, 18th 1370 Battle at Rudau, Prussia, between armies of GDL and Teutonic order. 170 years ago, on February, 18th 1845 A historian, priest's son, Ignat Anatsevich (1780-1845) departed. 20 years ago, on ...

February, 17th

February, 17th

17 February 2015

                  Random Acts of Kindness Day An unofficial holiday with growing popualrity. 105 years ago, on February, 17th 1910 Belarusian poet and journalist Fyodar Ilyashevich (1910-1948) was born. 80 years ago, on February, 17th 1935 One of ...

February, 16th

February, 16th

16 February 2015

                  Beginning of the Lent In Belarusian Greek Catholic Church  745 years ago, on February, 16th 1270 GDL army lead by Traiden defeated combined forces of Livonian order and Denmark at Karuse.  75 years ago, ...

February, 15th

February, 15th

15 February 2015

              125 years ago, on February, 15th 1890 Janka Kupala's sister, expert in his work, Leocadia Ramanowskaya (1890-1970) was born. 100 years ago, on February, 15th 1915 A member of Minsk anti-Nazi resistance Ivan ...

February, 14th

February, 14th

14 February 2015

              405 years ago, on February, 14th 1610 Russian boyars and grand duke of Lithuania Sigismund IV arranged for making the son of the latter the Moscovian Tzar. 1 year ago, on February, ...

February, 13th

February, 13th

13 February 2015

                355 years ago, on February, 13th 1660 Charles X Gustav, the king of Sweden, in 1655 proglaimed the grand duke of Lithuania, departed. 310 years ago, on February, 13th 1705 The first woman ...

February, 12th

February, 12th

12 February 2015

          105 years ago, on February 12th 1910 First Belarusian party in Wilno. 25 years ago, on February 12th 1990 Belarusian painter Leanid Asyadousky (1934-1990) departed.

February, 11th

February, 11th

11 February 2015

                320 years ago, on February, 11th 1695 The battle of Lviv began, at which the army of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth defeated the Turkish army. 100 years ago, on February, 11th 1915 Artist Jozef Balzukiewicz, a native ...

February, 10th

February, 10th

10 February 2015

                215 years ago, on February, 10th 1800 Wilno Artist Kanuty Rusiecki (1800-1860) was born. 90 years ago, on February, 10th 1925 Poland, of which West Belarus was a part, signed a concordat with Vaticane.