Sweets day in the United States.
1917 — Petrograd garrison defected to the military-revolutionary Committee.
1937 — the aircraft designer Andrei Tupolev was arrested on charges of sabotage and belonging to a counterrevolutionary organization.
1962 — the company began to use jet aircraft Tu-124.
1967 — in the North of the state of California recorded on videotape a giant snow man.
1997 — established Literary prize of Alexander Solzhenitsyn.
The day of financial and economic service of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation.
The international day of mother-in-law.
1512 — destroyed Pskov Veche.
1702 — the Russian troops led by Peter I stormed the Swedish fortress Noteburg.
1842 in St.-Petersburg jeweller fabergé City opened a store of gold and diamond things.
1962 — the U.S. government announced the establishment of a strict quarantine on all offensive types of weapons carried into Cuba.
1977 — first flight went nuclear icebreaker “Sibir”.
1987 Joseph Brodsky was awarded the Nobel prize for literature.
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