© AUAToday in Armenian history
- 1830 Birth of Rafael Patkanyan in New Nakhichevan (Rostov, Russia). He died in 1892.
- 1851 The Gabriel Tamamshyan Armenian theatre is created and named for its architect. It operated till October, 1874.
- 1877 The Mariamyan-Hovnanyan Girl's School opens in Tbilissi (Georgia).
- 1881 Opening of the parish school of New Nakhichevan (Rostov, Russia).
- 1928 Inauguration of the Cattle-breeding Institute of the Transcaucasus in Yerevan.
- 2000 The French National Assembly recognizes the 1915 Genocide of the Armenians in the Ottoman Empire.
- 2000 Armenias request for admission to the Council of Europe in approved.
- 2000 The French Senate passes a resolution on the 1915 Armenian Genocide.
- 2001 Death of photographer Malak Karsh of Ottawa. He was the brother of Yusuf Karsh (portrait photographer), and was famous for his photograph of the Canadian Parliament on the Canadian one-dollar bill. He was born in 1915.