Learn about the most important holidays and events of 4 October in history
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4 Oct day Kondrat
On 4 October we celebrate world animal day (World Animal Day), or world animal protection day. In Sweden – the Day of cinnamon rolls (Kanelbullens dag), in Belgium and Lesotho celebrates independence Day. Birthdays October 4 – Andrew, Daniel, Dimitri, Joseph (Joseph, Joseph), Kondrat, Nazar and Rosalia.
“Today,” write what Orthodox holiday, Ukrainians celebrate on 4 October 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 4 Oct.
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October 4 – world smile day
4 Oct annual world smile day (World Smile Day). This holiday was established in 1999 on the initiative of artist Harvey Bella. Once, in 1963, he received the order for the logo of one American insurer. Harvey drew a smiley face, the yellow face, which is now all social media users Express their approval. The artist believed that this day should be dedicated to a good mood, motto October 4, are the words: “Do an act of kindness. Help one person smile” that you can translate like this: “Do a good deed. Help me to receive the at least one smile.”
What holiday is October 4, and what not to do
According to popular calendar today – Kondrat. This day works in the barns. These two-story buildings were used to grind grain. October 4th malotilate gathered at the sheds, sang songs and talked. Work began at midnight with a bonfire, the heat from which then was dried sheaves. Mandatory dishes on 4 October, farmers have been oatmeal porridge and pies.
Signs on 4 Oct
- If the weather is warm and Sunny, but the wind blowing from the North-East or the North, the winter will be cold.
- What is the weather Kondrat – so it will be another four weeks.
- If the person is born on 4th Oct, its mascot is the citrine.
- Sharply 4 October it was getting cold, soon it will be winter.
- Lots of nuts, but no fungi – a sign that winter will be snowy and harsh.
- The day is cold, and the night is getting warmer – soon to be bad weather.
October 4: the most important and interesting events in Ukraine and the world
- 1535 – printed “king James Bible” – first English Bible.
- 1582 – Gregorian calendar introduced.
- 1675, was a Dutch physicist Christian Huygens patented a pocket watch.
- 1800 in Lugansk started the first blast furnace in Ukraine.
- 1875 by decree of the Austro-Hungarian Emperor Franz Joseph I founded the University in Czernowitz (now Chernivtsi national University named after Yuriy Fedkovych).
- 1883 – the first time went in flight “Orient Express” connecting the Ottoman Empire with Western Europe
- 1900 – began the work of the Lviv Opera house.
- 1911 – in London introduced the world’s first escalator.
- 1957 – from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Tyuratam in the Kazakh SSR launched the world’s first artificial satellite called “Sputnik-1”. The UN proclaimed this day as the Day of beginning space era of humanity.
- 1958 – from London to new York began the first regular transatlantic flight jet aircraft.
- 1968 – the first flight of passenger aircraft Tu-154.
- 2001 – Ukrainian air defense forces during a training exercise over the Black sea by mistake shot down a Russian passenger liner, carrying out flight from tel Aviv to Novosibirsk.
Who was born on 4 Oct
- 1815 – Russian statesman Pyotr Valuev. He was the author of “the Valuev decree”, which suspended the publication of books in Ukrainian language.
- 1816 – author of “the Internationale,” eugène pottier.
- 1892 – Ukrainian poet Yuri Maple.
- 1895 – an outstanding Soviet spy Richard Sorge.
- 1916 – Soviet physicist, Nobel laureate Vitaly Ginzburg.
- 1924 – American actor Charlton Festoon.
- 1946 – American actress Susan Sarandon.
- 1976 – American actress Alicia Silverstone.
- 1977 – Ukrainian handball bronze medalist of the Olympic games (2004) Elena Yatsenko.
Earlier we talked about holidays and celebrations in October 2019 in Ukraine. In addition, the “Today” published the first half of 2019, the signs of the zodiac, and also wrote on auspicious lunar days in October 2019.
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