Danish area 22 and 23 April

22 APR

International Earth day.

Day of protection from environmental hazards.

1832 decree of Emperor Nicholas I established the Russian Ministry of foreign Affairs.

1915 — in the heart of the Belgian city of Ypres, the German army carried out the first ever gas attack.

1945 — during the Berlin operation the vanguard of the red army are in the capital of the Third Reich.

23 APR

The world day of books and copyright.

International English language day.

1964 — the play “the Good person of Szechwan” opened the Moscow Taganka Theater.

1967 — launched Soviet spacecraft “Soyuz-1” piloted by Vladimir Komarov. When you return to the Ground due to the crash of the spaceship Vladimir Komarov was killed.

2007 — died first Russian President, Boris Yeltsin.

Birthdays and dates. Chronicle of events