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January, 30th

January, 30th

30 January 2015

                120 years ago, on January, 30th 1895 A member of partisan movement in Western Belarus in Great Patriotic War Cyrill Arlowsky (1895-1968) was born. 85 years ago, on January, 30th 1930 An 1863 Insurgency ...

January, 29th

January, 29th

29 January 2015

                  360 years ago, on January, 29th 1655 The battle near Okhmativ began, in which troops of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth and Crimean Khanate defeated the Cossack-Russian army. 295 years ago, on January, 29th 1720 A playwright, ...

January, 28th

January, 28th

27 January 2015

            130 years ago, on January, 28th 1885 Wojewoda of Wilnja and Navahrudak, president of Poland (1939-1947) Ladislaw Raczkiewicz (1885-1947) was born in Minsk. 75 years ago, on January, 28th 1940 Belarusian writer, author of ...

January, 27th

January, 27th

27 January 2015

            85 years ago, on January, 27th 1930 Gabriel Montalvo (1930-2006), a Catholic priest, the first Apostolic nuncio in Belarus was born. 70 years ago, on January, 27th 1945 Soviet troops liberated  Auschwitz concentration camp. 60 years ...

January, 26th

January, 26th

26 January 2015

          325 years ago, on January, 26th 1690 Colonel Marcian Alexander Oginsky (1632-1690), the Great Cupbearer of Lithuania, departed. 115 years ago, on January, 26th 1900 Belarusian poet Arkadziy Markouka (1900-1957) was born. 25 years ago, ...

January, 25th

January, 25th

24 January 2015

                  60 years ago, on January, 25th 1955 USSR officially exited the state of war with Germany. 25 years ago, on January, 25th 1990 A Local history museum created in Lelchitsy. 20 years ago, on January, 25th ...

January, 24th

January, 24th

24 January 2015

                    205 years ago, on January, 24th 1810 The leader of antialcohol movement in Navahrudak uyezd, a participant of 1836 insurgance Uladzislau Brahotski (1810-1896) was born. 145 years ago, on January, 24th 1870 A ...

January, 23d

January, 23d

23 January 2015

                  450 years ago, on January ,23d 1565 An Orthodox chrurch activist, St. Gennadius of Mahilyow, departed. 65 years ago, on January ,23d 1950 Jerusalem is made a capitol of Israel. 5 years ago , on ...

January, 22nd

January, 22nd

22 January 2015

110 years ago, on January, 22nd 1905 With "Bloody Sunday" the first Russian revolution began, that spread over Belarus as well. 80 years ago, on January, 22nd 1935 An Orthodox theologian, archpriest Alexander ...

January, 21st

January, 21st

21 January 2015

490 years ago, on January 21st, 1525 The Swiss Anabaptist Movement is founded. 415 years ago, on January 21st, 1600 Catholic Bishop of Vilnius and Krakow, Cardinal Jerzy Radziwill (1556-1600) died. 70 years ago, on January 21st, ...