- 1From next year the society of Turks Meskhetians Vatan (Motherland) will terminate its activities in Azerbaijan, Ibrahim Burkhanov, head of the society, told the Georgia-on-line news agency. According ...
© AUAToday in Armenian history
- 1870 Death of Hakob Manvelyan (educator). He was born in 1802.
- 1896 Over a two-month period, the Turkish government massacres Armenians in Constantinople.
- 1932 Birth of Garegin I (Nshan Sargissyan) in Kesap (Syria), who later became Catholicos of the Armenian Church, the 131st Spiritual Leader of Armenian Holy Apostolic Church. He died in 1999.
- 1945 The First Congress of the Armenian Union of Soviet Artists opens in Yerevan.