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On this day, 20 March – the most interesting thing that has happened in Ukraine and the world!


International day of happiness.

Earth Day.

The day of the vernal equinox.

International astrology day.

International day without meat.


1917 – Ukrainian historian Mykhailo Hrushevsky is elected President of the Central Rada.

1921 – In Kansas city released the first cartoon was created by Walt Disney.

1956 – Declaration of independence of Tunisia from France.

1969 – the British Consulate in Gibraltar was the marriage of John Lennon and Yoko Ono.

1992 – March 20-21, in Kyiv hosted the first meeting of the CIS leaders.

2008 – In the United States in honor of the fifth anniversary of the Iraq war there were mass protests . The protesters demanded to withdraw troops from Iraq and to judge by President George Bush, Vice President dick Cheney and Secretary of state Condoleezza rice as war criminals.

2015 – solar Eclipse in the Northern hemisphere.

Born on this day:

1639 – Ivan Mazepa, Ukrainian statesman and politician, Hetman of Ukraine.

1828 – Henrik Ibsen, Norwegian playwright.

1959 – Vladimir Kharchenko, a Ukrainian painter, writer, poet.

1965 – Chris Wedge, American Director and animator (series “Ice age”).

1968 – Catherine Strizhenova, a Russian theater and film actress, TV presenter.

1976 – Chester Bennington, American rock musician, singer of the bands “Linkin Park” and “Dead by Sunrise”.

1984 – Fernando Torres, football, Spain, champion of Europe and the world.

1989 – Xavier Dolan, canadian actor and film Director, winner of the Grand Prix at the Cannes film festival.


1727 – Isaac Newton, English physicist(according to the Gregorian calendar he died on March 31).

1990 – Lev Yashin, Soviet football player, goalkeeper, coach, Olympic champion.

2017 – David Rockefeller, American banker, statesman, globalist and the head of the house the Rockefellers.


Anna, Antonina, Basil, And Eudocia, Ekaterina, Ksenia, Maria, Hope, Nicholas.