- 1Vice-Chairman of the RA National Assembly responds to statement of the Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs Last evening Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs Ahmed Davutoglu made a "groundbreaking" statement ...
© AUAToday in Armenian history
- 0 Margats was the 11th month in the old Armenian calendar (June 7 to July 6). The name is associated with the Armenian for meadow.
- 0 International Day for the Protection of the Child.
- 1724 Turkish forces lay seige to Fort Yerevan and, three months later, capture it.
- 1846 Death of Nikoghos Tolbendjian, the co-worker of "Orageer" and the editor of "Lrageer". He was born in 1801.
- 1879 Birth of Arshak Alpoyajian, writer and diasporan Armenologist. He died in 1962.
- 1955 Publication of the "Soviet Art" monthly resumed.