December 31 day in history

December 31 day in history

by December 31, 2014 06:32 0 comments

December 31, 1699 in Russia for the first time was preparing to celebrate the New year on the European way. By decree of Peter the holiday was moved from September to January. The amazing thing was that the time will be not from the creation of the world, and from the birth of Christ. Instead 7208 year in Russia occurred one thousand seven hundredth.

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