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.
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