Learn about the most important holidays and events August 19 in history
On August 19 Ukrainians celebrate Apple spas 2019
August 19 – this 231 day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. Before the end of the year there are 134 days. World humanitarian day, celebrated in Ukraine on the day of the beekeeper, Vietnam – the day of the revolution in Afghanistan – independence Day in the US – aviation Day. Orthodox Christians celebrate the Apple spas or the Transfiguration of our Lord, 2019.
“Today” writes, a birthday is celebrated by Ukrainians on 19 August 2019. In addition, we tell about the most interesting and important events that happened in history on this day, as well as about the main signs for August 19.
Watch the video, in Ukraine celebrated Honey spas
What holiday is August 19 – Apple spas 2019
Orthodox Christians celebrate today the feast of the Transfiguration 2019. In Ukraine, he is better known as Apple spas.
On this day people go to the temple to consecrate the apples from the new crop and other fruits and gifts of nature. Can be worn in the temple is also honey and grain-ears – save them until the next planting season. As in the case with Honey spas, which you can not eat honey, to Apple Spasa it is undesirable to eat apples. But in the occasion – as they want.
The feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord needs to bless Apple
On Savior of the Apple is cooked meatless meals in which the main ingredient is apples. Earlier the feast was done “sowing ceremony”: at the request of the hosts the priest ploughed earth sprinkled with Holy water. This ceremony marked the beginning of sowing.
The Savior symbolized the beginning of autumn cooling and the end of the summer, there is a saying: “I Came Spas – ready mittens”.
Apple spas 2019: signs August 19
- What Saved Apple – and so January will be.
- What is the weather on Apple spas, the same will be on the Cover.
- Dry day August 19 – fall also will be a little rain. Clear weather – winter will be cold.
- If you do not have apples to Apple Spasa, and then on 19 August the occasion to try apples with honey and make a wish it will come true.
19 Aug: important / interesting events
1692 – in Salem, Massachusetts, for witchcraft hanged five women – as a result of judicial process known as “hunting for Salem witches”.
1839, to the General public presents a method of obtaining daguerreotype, the French government bought the patent from the inventor Daguerre.
1848 – the New York Herald published the first material found in the California gold.
1960 – for the first time in history were committed by space flight of living beings with their successful return to Earth orbit out of the space ship “Sputnik-5”, on Board of which was carrying the dogs Belka and Strelka.
2004 – the company Google was first put up for sale their shares on the stock market.
Who was born August 19,
1871 – pioneer of aviation, American aircraft Orville Wright, the younger of the Wright brothers.
1883 – the French couturier, Creator of the fashion house and own particular style, Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel.
1945 is a British rock singer, lead vocalist of the legendary rock band “Deep Purple” Ian Gillan.
1946 42nd US President bill Clinton.
1951 – Soviet and Russian theater and film actor Vladimir Konkin.
1969 – American-canadian actor Matthew Perry, known for his role in the TV series “Friends”.
Earlier, we wrote about holidays and celebrations in August 2019 in Ukraine. In addition, the “Today” told when they Rescue in 2019: the exact dates for your favorite summer holidays.
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