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Today is the Day of Ukrainian youth.

Holidays:

Day of friendship and unity of Slavs.

Day of the seafarer (seafarer’s Day).

Youth day in Ukraine.

Day of customs service of Ukraine.

Story:

1857 he Published the first edition of the book by Charles Baudelaire “Flowers of evil”.

1876 American fisherman Alfred Jensen for the first time in history single-handedly sailed across the Atlantic ocean.

Born on this day:

1852 Antonio Gaudi the Spanish architect.

1864 Walter Nernst German physicist and physical chemist, and Nobel laureate.

1903 George Orwell the English writer and publicist, author of dystopian works.

1935 Charles Sheffield, American science fiction writer.

Died:

1822 Ernst Hoffman, a German writer, composer, conductor.

1997 Jacques-Yves Cousteau, the French oceanographer and Explorer .

1999 Yevgeny Morgunov was a Soviet actor, film Director, Honored artist of the RSFSR.

2009 Michael Jackson is an American singer, dancer and songwriter.

Birthday:

Andrew, Anna, Ivan, Peter, Stepan, Ivan.