Learn about the major festivals and events on August 25 in history
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August 25 celebrated the miner’s day in Ukraine
Today, August 25 237th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. Before the end of the year there are 128 days. Birthday – Alexander. In Paraguay celebrate Constitution Day, and in Uruguay – independence Day in Armenia – the day of lake Sevan in Brazil – day soldier. In Ukraine Day of the miner 2019. The holiday was established in 1993 by decree of President of Ukraine Leonid Kravchuk in support of the initiative of workers of the coal industry. It is a moveable holiday, which the miners celebrated on the last Sunday of August.
“Today,” write what holiday, Ukrainians celebrate 25 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 25.
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August 25: what holiday and how to spend the day
In Russia the 25th of August called FOTA Poverenny because it was made clear on povecaj, where the harrows, horse harnesses, plow. People believed that on August 25 it’s time to clean that damn leg is not broken, not mad. 25 Aug drew attention to numerous natural phenomena and the signs and tried to predict the weather for the coming days and months.
Signs of August 25
- Clear weather and lots of white mushrooms would grow.
- Rainy weather Aug 25 – the Indian summer will be long.
August 25: an important and interesting events in the history
1604 – false Dmitry I Polish-Ukrainian army began the March on Moscow.
1609 – Galileo Galilei showed the telescope.
1810 in England patented a method for preserving food in tin cans.
1942 – during world war II, the Nazis destroyed the ghetto in Merechevschina and Kossovo.
Who was born August 25,
1530 – Ivan the terrible, the first Russian Tsar.
1819 – Allan Pinkerton, American detective, founder of the first detective Agency.
1924 – Pavlo Zagrebelny, the famous Ukrainian Soviet writer.
1930 – George Daneliya, Soviet film Director, screenwriter.
1930 – Sean Connery, an American actor of theater and cinema.
1942 – Margarita Terekhov, Soviet and Russian theater and film actress.
1970 – Claudia Schiffer, German model, actress, and public figure.
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