Today is labor day (labour Day).
Labour day (labor Day).
1840 In England has introduced the world’s first postage stamps.
1918 On Khodynka field hosted the first military parade of the red Army.
1960 – American pilot, Francis powers, violated Soviet airspace and was shot down near Sverdlovsk.
Born on this day:
1924 – Victor Astafiev, Soviet and Russian writer.
1929 – Igor Akimushkin Soviet scientist, biologist and author of popular science books about the life of animals.
1873 – David Livingstone, the English missionary, an outstanding Explorer of Africa.
1904 – antonín dvořák, Czech composer.
2000 – Steve Reeves, American actor and legendary bodybuilder.
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