© AUAToday in Armenian history
- 1726 The army of Sara Mustafa Pasha attacks Shooshee (Artsakh) and occupies it eight days later.
- 1808 The Turkish Sadrazam, Yusuf Pasha, publishes an edict limiting the rights of persons who are not Muslim.
- 1872 The Poti-Tbilissi railroad is operational.
- 1897 Turkey closes down most of the Armenian media.
- 1905 Birth of Alexander Melikpashayan (conductor). He died in 1964.