Learn about the most important holidays and events August 11 in history
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Celebrate today Kalinov day
Today, August 11, the 223rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. Before the end of the year there are 142 days. Birthday – Constantine, Kuzma, Michael, Seraphim. In Chad, celebrated the independence Day and Zimbabwe heroes Day, in Malmo, Sweden is the crayfish festival, timed to coincide with the lifting of the ban on fishing these river dwellers. In Armenia celebrate Navasard – Day national identity. Latvia is a memorable date in honor of the freedom fighters of the country.
“Today,” write what holiday, Ukrainians celebrate 11 Aug 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 11.
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August 11: today was a holiday and how to spend the day
On this day in the Church calendar celebrated the feast of the Nativity of Saint Nicholas. August 11 – one of the three feasts, dedicated to St. Nicholas the Wonderworker.
In the folk calendar for August 11 have a holiday, or Kalinnikov Kalinov day. Long since this day was made to prepare Goodies and drinks from viburnum. Traditional holiday refreshments were pies Kalina. With Kalinnikov in the Northern regions in the morning was able to start freezing, dangerous for the harvest in the fields.
Signs for August 11
- At Kalinov day heat to dry and warm autumn.
- Fog in the Kalinnikov predicts a good harvest of oats and barley.
- The ripened oats turned green to inclement weather.
11 Aug: important and interesting events in the history of
1337 – Sergey of Radonezh founded a monastery, now the Trinity-Sergius Lavra.
1804 – Austria became an Empire.
1926 – company “Kodak” announced the beginning of works on creation of the color photographic film.
1973 – on the Soviet television started showing the series of the film “Seventeen moments of spring”.
1989 – was rehabilitated convicted in the case of Union of liberation of Ukraine.
2003 – launched the peacekeeping mission of the Ukrainian troops in Iraq.
Who was born on August 11
1778 – Friedrich Ludwig Jahn, the founder of the sport of gymnastics.
1889 – Alexander Shulgin, a Ukrainian politician, diplomat, Secretary of international Affairs of the UPR.
1950 – Steve Wozniak, programmer, one of the founders of Apple. Grandparents Wozniak on the paternal side lived in Bukovina.
1965 – viola Davis, Hollywood actress, winner of the award “Oscar”.
1983 – American actor Chris Hemsworth.
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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