Momentous events in history: April 22, 2017


Today is the international day of Mother Earth.


The international day of Mother Earth.


1529 In Zaragoza, an agreement was signed between Spain and Portugal about section of spheres of influence in the Eastern hemisphere.

1864 – In the U.S. started minting bronze coins in denominations of 1 and 2 cents.

1906 – opening of the extraordinary Olympic games in Athens (Greece).

Born on this day:

1724 – Immanuel Kant, German philosopher, founder of German classical philosophy.

1870 – Vladimir Lenin, Soviet politician and revolutionary, the founder of the Bolshevik party and the Soviet Union.

1899 – Vladimir Nabokov, Russian and American writer, translator, literary critic.

1923 – Bettie page, American model and actress.


1884 – Marie Taglioni Italian ballet dancer, a Central figure in the ballet of the romantic era.

1994 – Richard Nixon, 37th U.S . President (1969-1974), went down in history as the “red” President.


Vadim, Gabriel.


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