Today, February 11, believers celebrate Lavrentev day. Your attention traditions and superstitions on this day – find out what you can and cannot do!
Date February 11, made history several significant events and holidays.
TODAY WAS A RELIGIOUS HOLIDAY
The calendar believers honor the memory of St. Lawrence caves. It is believed that on this day, watched the Earth: if it falls on the new moon till the end of February will be the same weather as today.
BIRTHDAY: WHO CELEBRATES THE DAY OF THE ANGEL
On Tuesday, February 11, nameday of the holders of such names: Lawrence, Ignat, Roman, Jacob, Luke, Julian, Gerasim and Dmitry. Don’t forget to congratulate the heroes of the occasion with the Day of the angel!
THIS DAY IN HISTORY: INTERNATIONAL HOLIDAYS AND EVENTS
660 BC — according to legend, the leader of the Japanese tribes Jimmu founded the state of Japan and marked the beginning of the Imperial family of the country.
1809 Robert Fulton patented the steamboat.
1852 — Nikolai Gogol throws into the fire the manuscript of the second volume of “Dead souls”.
1865 — Charles Lutwidge Dodgson came up with his pseudonym “Lewis Carroll”.
1878 — in the UK published the first weekly weather forecast
1894 — the General meeting in Lviv founded the first Ukrainian youth sports society “Sokol”
1922 — in Toronto announced the discovery of insulin
1929 — between the government of Italy, in the person of Benito Mussolini and Pope Pius XI had signed the Lateran agreements, according to which the Vatican was declared a sovereign state, acts on the basis of theocracy
1953 — premiere of Walt Disney’s cartoon “Peter pan”.
1963 — began in Kiev conference on culture of Ukrainian language. The participants appealed to the highest state authorities with the requirement to provide the Ukrainian state language.
1963 — The Beatles recorded their first album “Please Please Me”.
WHO WAS BORN FEBRUARY 11,
1657 — Bernard Le BOV , de Fontenelle, French writer.