Momentous events in history: January 14, 2017
Today celebrate Old New year
Old New year
1506 in Rome, was found a marble sculpture group “laocoön and his sons”.
1980 – an Emergency session of the UN General Assembly condemned the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.
Born on this day:
1841 – Berthe Morisot, French painter.
1875 – albert Schweitzer – German theologian, philosopher, musician and physician who won the Nobel peace prize.
1925 – Yukio Mishima – a Japanese writer and playwright.
1898 – Lewis Carroll, English mathematician, philosopher and writer-storyteller.
1949 – Harry Stack Sullivan, an American psychologist, one of the founders of neofreudianism.
1966 – Sergei Korolev – a Soviet scientist, the founder of practical cosmonautics.
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