Learn about the most important holidays and events on June 21 in history
June 21 – summer solstice 2019
June 21 – the 172nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. Before the end of the year there are 193 days. Birthday –Basil, Ephraim, Amy. The day of a solar solstice – the longest day of the year, the international day of skateboarding, the international yoga day and world hydrography day. In Greenland celebrate national day.
“Today,” write what holiday, Ukrainians celebrate 21 June 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 on June 21.
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June 21: what a feast, what you can and cannot do
In 2019 on 21 June has the summer solstice, when is the longest day of the year and the shortest night. During this period you should not be in a bad mood, because the energy of the day carries a positive character and is able to influence only those who are willing to accept her in his life. Also on June 21, the summer solstice, it is impossible to quarrel and shout.
In the Orthodox Church on June 21 to celebrate the day of the relics of Theodore Stratelates. It is known that Fedor was beautiful on the outside, and also had many other talents. Knew the basics of the Christian doctrines and tried to preach it everywhere. During the persecutions organized by Christians, Fedor Stratilat was arrested and subjected to severe torture, which was killed.
Signs on June 21
- Dew – a sign of what will be a good crop of hemp and flax.
- Stormy day – a bad harvest.
- Morning storm – a bad omen. Though, because the hay did not have time to clean, and it was wet, spoiled.
- Drought Fedor, 21 June – expect a good harvest
Important and interesting events in the history of the 21st of June
1768 – Haydamaky stormed the town of Uman, who was under the influence of the bar Confederation.
1893 – the first in the world “Ferris wheel”. A new attraction was able to first experience the visitors to the fair in Chicago.
1913 – for the first time in the history of the woman jumped with a parachute from the plane. This brave young woman was 18-year-old Georgia Brodwick.
1948 – on the market appeared first vinyl records. Their production company “Columbia Records” caused a real revolution in the world of music – in place of the heavy carriers with one song came more comfortable, which was recorded several songs.
1971 – archaeologist Borys Mozolevsky, working on the excavation of mound a Thick Grave, found the famous Scythian pectoral, which dates from the fourth century BC Historical discovery is stored in the Kiev Museum of historical treasures of Ukraine.
2004 – for the first time went into space the world’s first private spacecraft SpaceShipOne.
Who was born June 21,
1653 – the most famous woman of ancient Ukraine Marusia Churai, the author of a number of songs, including “Oh do not go, grits” and “Sasft stood kozachenki”, poet and singer.
1781 – siméon Denis Poisson, a French scientist, the founder of modern mathematical physics.
1840 – Akaki Tsereteli, Georgian poet of love poetry.
1897 – Yuri Kondratyuk, a Ukrainian scientist, one of founders of Astronautics.
1910 – Aleksandr Tvardovsky, Soviet poet, writer, journalist.
1935 – the French writer Francoise Sagan (Coeure).
1955 – football player and coach, the only one who managed to become three times consecutive winner of the “Golden ball”, one of the ten best players of the twentieth century, the Frenchman Michel Platini.
1962 – Russian rock musician, the idol of millions Viktor Tsoi.
Earlier “Today,” wrote some Church holidays and anniversaries are celebrated in June 2019. In addition, we have been told, how many days rest Ukrainians on Trinity 2019.
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