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News / / August 12, 2017
Holidays November 8:
Day journalist (China)
first day of China noted journalist in 2004 at the House of the People, located in the capital.Since then, Chinese paparazzi made day of November 8, "its" annual traditional holiday, which is accompanied by mass meetings, exchange of information and experiences, and ends with a sumptuous feast for local journalists.
International Day of KVN
KVN Day - an unofficial event, but every year is celebrated by those who are directly linked with the movement of KVN (authors, actors, choreographers, editors, presenters and so on).The idea of creating such a holiday belongs to the president of the International KVN - Alexander Masliakov.Why choose this date?Yes, because it is November 8, 1961, the first performance of KVN.Game actors immediately impressed the audience, but then they did not know that "fun" club "live" as long and will delight us with their bright performances.
World Usability Day
Anyone who is even slightly acquainted with the English know - which means word usability.It is something like a "convenience and practicality, or ergonomics, and ease of use."In general, the meaning is clear.Thus, the day of "ergonomics" was established only recently - in 2005.At the same time his first time and celebrated.The purpose of the event - to draw the attention of public consciousness to the need to simplify the important human services.The main slogan of the festival - "makes it easier!".
World Quality Day
problem of quality of any product is one of the most important components of the economy.It is the quality determines the level of success of the enterprise.Quality product - is not just a long time, and it is environmentally friendly, and safe, and comfortable.To draw public attention to the problem of the most important aspects of our life - quality - annually in many countries since 1989, every second Thursday of November is celebrated unusual but highly symbolic day - the World Quality Day, established by the European Organization with the support of the United Nations.
Memory Great Martyr Demetrius
Demetrius of Thessalonica was the son of a proconsul of Thessalonica, which was a secret Christian.After the death of his father Emperor Maximilian appointed Demetrius in his place.The main task of the young proconsul was to defend the city from the enemy and destroy the Christians.But, taking rank, Demetrius, on the contrary, people openly declared their faith and teaching residents to avoid idolatry and eradicate pagan customs.Hearing all this, the Emperor was angry and made Demetrius in prison, and November 8306, the confessor killed and thrown the body to be eaten by vultures.However, the good people took the body and put him to the ground.
When Constantine came to power, the church built over the tomb of Thessaloniki.In Russia, we began to read the Holy Great immediately after baptism.a lot of monasteries were built in his honor, it is written a lot of icons, where he was depicted with a sword and a spear.The parent Dmitrievskaya Saturday (Saturday before 8 November) commemorate the dead.
8 November to folk calendar:
Church celebrates the memory of the holy martyr Demetrius.Parents Demetrius - secret Christians - baptized son and from an early age instilled in him a love for God and his neighbor.Subsequently, the young man began to open a Christian, for which he paid with his life.Dmitrieva eve of the day (Saturday) it was decided to celebrate the funeral for the dead.Such a tradition established in Russia Dmitry Donskoy field victory in the Kulikovo battle.
On this day the dead showed special respect: remembered a kind word, went to the cemetery, and after - covered tables and it was said: "Alive parents - honor, died - vanish into."Also in Dmitriyev day it was customary to treat guests with beer.Ancestors paid attention to the signs: if the day of November 8 - the cold and snow, then spring and will be the same;if the crimson dawn, and there is fogging the windows - expected strong winds and frosts.
Historical events November 8:
November 8, 1793 - the opening of the Louvre to the public as a national art museum
Louvre, rising in Paris - this is one of the major museums and monuments.Louvre proudly moved its history.First constructed in 1190, he played the role of fortress on the banks of the Seine to protect Paris from the attack of the barbarians from the west.In the 16th century the Louvre was "converted" into a residential castle - or rather, the royal residence.Since the 17th century the building was empty, until in 1725 the Academy of Arts did not take the castle in their hands and start to arrange it art galleries.Finally, November 8, 1793 the museum opens its doors to the general public.
November 8, 1895 - the discovery of X-ray (X) rays
important discovery for mankind in the field of physics has made an outstanding German scientist Wilhelm Röntgen.Experimenting in the lab, he suddenly opened the all-pervading rays, which later became known as X-rays (in some countries - the X-rays).Opening Wilhelm made the breakthrough in the development of science: experiments performed with X-rays, have helped get a lot of information on the structure of various substances, and they found a quick application in the field of medicine.For the discovery of x-rays Roentgen was awarded the Nobel Prize in physics.
November 8, 1961 - airing KVN
the first issue of the first leading KVN was Albert Axelrod, and three years later he was replaced by no less talented Alexander Maslyakov.Drink immediately won the love on the part of a huge audience and viewers.Soon all over the Soviet Union there was a movement of KVN: imitating the television show, pioneer camps, schools and other educational institutions organized these games and performances.Often, the team organized a real "cleansing" of the Soviet power, making fun of it, so in 1971 the club was closed, and only 17 years later he revived.
November 8, 1943 - the establishment of the Order of Victory and the Order of Glory of three degrees
Order of Glory, designed to reward the rank and file and NCOs, established on the same day, together with the Order of Victory.The latter, in contrast to the first was handed generalship "layers."Order of Victory twice received Stalin, A. Vasilevsky and Zhukov.
In addition, 8 November:
In 1893 - State of Colorado in the United States for the first time gives the right of women living in their (the women) to participate in the elections.
in 1903 - scientists have reported electrocardiograph invention.
in 2008 - there was a major accident on the submarine (nuclear submarine) K-152 "Nerpa", resulting in the deaths of 20 Russian citizens.
Born November 8:
Bram Stoker (1847-1912) - author of the novel "Dracula".The first literary inclinations were born to him in his student years.Several years later, Stoker understood that he wanted to write.He starts to work on writing theater criticism, and published his first book in 1876.The novel "Dracula" came out a little later - in 1889.In addition, Stoker wrote several novels that brought him worldwide fame.
Guus Hiddink (1946) - a famous football coach, head coach of the Russian national team.
Oleg Menshikov (1960) - film and theater actor, People's Artist of Russia, a theater director.After high school, he entered the Higher Theatre School, where he participated actively in student productions.Along with acting talent Menshikov appeared directorial abilities.And soon the play "French night" was put under his command.After graduating from college, Oleg took the Little Theatre.Since then, his career began to gain momentum stunning.
Margaret Mitchell (1900-1949) - American writer, bestselling author of "Gone with the Wind."In school, Margaret became interested in literature and easily invented scripts for theater school.Since 1922, Mitchell tries himself in the role of a reporter in a local newspaper, but after three years because of a serious injury throws journalism and begins to work on the book "Gone with the Wind," which brought her worldwide success.
Alexis First (1877-1970) - Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia.Alexis I (Sergey Simansky) was born into a noble family.Education received at Moscow University and Theological Academy.In 1902, Sergei took vows.Until 1922 Alex served in various positions, but after the arrest of Metropolitan led the diocese.Soon, however, he was dismissed for refusing to cooperate with the Bolsheviks.Many years later, Alexis still achieves the status of the patriarch of Moscow and All Russia.
Alain Delon (1935) - French actor, screenwriter, producer and director.He made his debut in the movie "When a woman intervenes", filmed in 1957, but not summoned special interest.Success came to the actor after the release of pictures of "weak woman".The critics simply could not "ignore the" good looks Delon.The film "Any Number Can Win" Alain brought international fame not only as a true handsome, but also as a talented actor.
Oleg Borisov (1929-1994) - a theater and cinema.Oleg Borisov has a very rich filmography - more than sixty films to his credit.He was an actor with a capital letter, and always striving for self-improvement.
Name day November 8:
«Name Day" in November will mark the eighth holders of the following names: Athanasius, Anton Dmitry, Basil, Mark;Ukraine: Viktor Herman, Yefrosinya, Dmitro, Lyutoslav, Sergei Severin.