Learn about the most important holidays and events on February 27 in history
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27 February – world day of non-governmental organizations and international polar bear day. Orthodox Christians celebrate the Day of Cyril. Celebrate the nameday of Anna, Artemy, Vasily, Vera, Vladimir, Gabriel, Eugene, Ivan, Irina, Leonty, Michael, Nikolay, Paul, and Timothy.
February 27 – day of Cyril
The website “Today,” writes how the Orthodox holiday of the Ukrainians 27 Feb 2020. 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 February 27.
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- International polar bear day. The main objective of the remarkable date – the dissemination of information about polar bears and the attraction of public attention to the need for their protection.
February 27: what a feast
In the national calendar 27 Feb revered Cyril. It was believed that the dreams in this prophetic day. Also on February 27 there was a custom to go by midwives-midwives who help expectant mothers. They were treated to a variety of Goodies and wine and beer.
The peasants in this day adaptively snow on the beds. According to people, it makes the soil more fertile and guaranteed high yields. Did it only women and children.
Carnival 2020: the main signs of the holiday do’s and don’ts
Signs on February 27
- Hard frost – summer will be hot.
- Sunny day – a sign that summer will be warm, but frosts will hold still long enough.
- Tits loud chirping – wait for heat.
What you can do 27 Feb
- Purchases that you make on this day will be successful and long you will last.
- It is a successful day for the treatment of alcoholism.
What not to do 27 Feb
- It is not recommended to cut the hair and nails.
- On this day, do not plan a visit to the doctor. Going to the dentist and the beautician put on another day.
Carnival: traditions, rituals and main dishes holiday
Interesting and important events in Ukraine and the world
- 1693 in London published the world’s first women’s magazine The Ladies’ Mercury.
- 1883 – patented a machine for rolling cigars.
- 1897 – the artificial sweetener saccharin.
- 1900 – in Germany created the soccer club “Bayern Munich”.
- 1932 – James Chadwick discovered the neutron.
- 1942 – James hay registered the solar radiation.
- 1999 – the British hit parade was headed by Britney Spears with her first single Baby one more time.
Who was born February 27,
- 1902 – John Steinbeck, American writer, Nobel prize for literature in 1962 (“the Grapes of wrath”, “East of Eden”).
- 1932 – Elizabeth Taylor, American actress, three times awarded the prize “Oscar”. The first actress, whose fee for shooting the film made a million dollars (“Cleopatra”, “Who’s afraid of Virginia Woolf?”).
- 1939 – Kenzo Takada, Japanese fashion designer and designer, founder of the brand Kenzo.
- 1983 – Kate Mara, American film actress (“the Martian”, “Handsome”).
- 1994 – HOU Yifan, Chinese chess, four-time world champion among women.
We will remind, earlier “Today” told how to spend the carnival 2020.
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