© AUAToday in Armenian history
- 1636 The Kzlbash retake Fort Yerevan.
- 1878 Birth of singer and teacher Tigran Nalbandian in Van. He was soloist of a choir and student of Makar Ekmalian. Arthur Aidinian, Hovhanness Badalian and other famous singers were his students.
- 1928 Birth of artist and professor Romanos Sargsian in Tbilissi. He died in 1981.
- 1940 Yerevan's Kirov Synthetic Rubber Factory starts production.
- 1958 Death of writer Azat Vshtoony. He was born in 1894.