Learn about the most important holidays and events may 31 in history
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31 may note Fedotov day
May 31 – 151st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. Before the end of the year there are 214 days. Birthdays – Fedotov, Andrey, Bogdan, David, Denis, Christina, Julia. International day to combat Smoking, the world day of struggle against inequalityin South Africa are celebrating the Republic Day in the UK celebrate the Day of spring. In addition, the last day of spring in the world celebrate the day of blondes.
“Today,” they write, a birthday is celebrated by Ukrainians on 31 may 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 may 31.
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31 may: what is the Orthodox holiday
In the Orthodox Church 31 may also venerate the memory of the Seven virgins-martyrs who suffered for the faith in Here in the IV century. The suffering of the virgins were described in the writings of the Martyr Theodora, a relative of one of the victims. By the way, Fedot in Russia believed helper spring, saying: “Come Fedot – the last oak leaf unfold”. By the way, if Fedota, may 31, oak unfolded leaves, it is considered that the harvest will be rich. Also tried it on the day of Fedot Ovsyanniko to sow flax, saying: “Sow flax in seven Olen”.
What you can and can’t do may 31
Usually by this time already finished plant the cucumbers. Watching nature and trying to predict the weather for the coming days and months. By 31 may actively blooming lilacs, and around became incredibly beautiful. By the way, saying that it foretells rain in the near future. In addition, on the day of Fedot Ovsyanniko flowering red clover.
Of the day is:
- to start something new, quit your job or move to a new one.
- to repair shoes and clothes.
- to make a purchase.
- you can’t throw out the leftovers from the table.
- to deny the homeless and helpless.
Signs on may 31
- Flashes play – wait for the changing weather.
- Sun may 31 is lowered into the haze of the rain and weather will inclement weather.
- The raincloud noise – expect hail and wind.
- By evening the clouds have not passed – a sign that the weather will deteriorate.
- During sunset the sun became pale – it will rain.
- The oak leaves are in full bloom, expect a good harvest.
- Cuckoo 31 may for a long time without stop sing – a cool morning is over and you can enjoy the warm days.
- Oak leaves have dissolved before ash – omen, which allows you to decide what the summer will be droughty.
Important and interesting events in history on may 31
1223 – the river Kalki army of Russians and Polovtsy are faced with an army, commanded by Genghis Khan – and he also won.
1578 – Rome found the catacombs of the ancient Christians.
1787 – the British opened the first cricket club – this game is still considered one of the landmarks of the country.
1859 – running clock big Ben in the Palace of Westminster in London.
1868 – in a suburb of Paris, he organized the first Bicycle race.
1879 – Germany launched the first electric railway and presented a train on an electric move, the Creator of which was Werner von Siemens.
1884 – the medic from the United States, John Harvey Kellogg, received a patent for corn flakes.
1891 – start the laying of the TRANS-Siberian railway.
1946 – formed experimental design Bureau of Oleg Antonov, who designed planes.
1961 – South Africa became independent from great Britain.
Who was born on may 31
1948 – Svetlana Alexievich, a Belarusian writer and journalist (“war has no female face”, “Zinc boys”, “Chernobyl prayer”), winner of the Nobel prize for literature (2015).
1955 – Vladimir Kuzmin, a Russian singer, composer, guitarist. Was a member of the rock band “Dynamo”.
1965 – Brooke shields, American model, actress (Blue lagoon).
1973 – Queen Natasha (Natalia Poryvai), pop singer.
1976 – Colin James Farrell Irish actor (“Alexander”, “Phone booth”, “minority report”, “Recruit”, “Miami. The Vice”).
We will remind, Today, wrote about weekends and holidays in may 2019 in Ukraine. We also talked about Church holidays and fasts in June 2019.
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