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Chernihiv (Чернігів in The neutrality of this article is disputed. Please see the relevant discussion on the talk page. Ukrainian (українська мова / Ukraïnska Mova) Spoken in: Ukraine, Poland, Slovakia Region: Total speakers: 41 million Ranking: 26 Genetic classification: Indo... Ukrainian) is an ancient city in northern Ukraine (Україна, Ukrayina in The neutrality of this article is disputed. Please see the relevant discussion on the talk page. Ukrainian (українська мова / Ukraïnska Mova) Spoken in: Ukraine, Poland, Slovakia Region... Ukraine, the central city of Chernihivs'ka oblast'. Some common historical spellings of the name are Polish (polski, język polski) is the official language of Poland. Polish (Polski) Spoken in: Poland, also over 500,000 speakers in Germany, Ukraine, and USA. Region:  - Total speakers: 46 million Ranking: 22 Genetic classification: Indo-European  Balto-Slavic group   Slavic    West... Polish: Czernichów, and Russian (русский язык) Spoken in: The Russian Federation ( Russian (русский язык) Spoken in: Russia and many other countries Region: Eastern Europe and Asia Total speakers: 280 million Ranking: 4-7 Genetic classification... Russian: Чернигов, Chernigov. Population 295,500 (2004).

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  • Ceded to the Rzeczpospolita Obojga Narodów Download high resolution version (364x601, 115 KB)Coat of arms Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth This work is copyrighted. The individual who uploaded this work and first used it in an article, and subsequent persons who place it into articles assert that this qualifies as fair use... Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in Years: 1615 1616 1617 - 1618 - 1619 1620 1621 Decades: 1580s 1590s 1600s - 1610s - 1620s 1630s 1640s Centuries: 16th century - 17th century - 18th century 1618 in literature 1618 in science Events March 8 - Johannes Kepler discovers the third law of planetary motion (he soon rejects the idea after some initial calculations... 1618
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  • Soviet redirects here. For other uses, see Soviet (disambiguation). The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) .( Russian (русский язык) Spoken in: The Russian Federation ( Russian (русский язык) Spoken in: Russia and many... Soviet rule established in Years: 1916 is a Here is the calendar for any leap year starting on Saturday (dominical letter BA), e.g. 2000. January February March Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa 1 1 2 3 4... 1919; Chernihiv part of the Українська Радянська Соціалістична Республіка (In Detail) (In Detail) State motto: Пр... Ukrainian SSR
  • During the The neutrality of this article is disputed. Please see the relevant discussion on the talk page. The Nazi party used a right-facing swastika as their symbol and the red and black colors were said to represent Blut und Boden (blood and soil). Black, white, and red were in fact... Nazi occupation 1941 is also the title of a Steven Allan Spielberg KBE (born on December 18, 1946 in Cincinnati, Ohio) is a Jewish American film director whose films range from science fiction to historical drama to horror. He is noted for the patriotism of his work and, in recent years, for... 1941 1943 is a common year starting on Friday. Years: 1940 1941 1942 - 1943 - 1944 1945 1946 Decades: 1910s 1920s 1930s - 1940s - 1950s 1960s 1970s Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century 1943 in topic: Arts Architecture - Art - Film - Literature - Music Science and technology Aviation - Rail transport - Science - Television Other topics... 1943 the city was almost completely destroyed
  • 1986 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. Years: 1983 1984 1985 - 1986 - 1987 1988 1989 Decades: 1950s 1960s 1970s - 1980s - 1990s 2000s 2010s Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century 1986 in topic: Arts Architecture - Art - Film - Literature - Music Science and technology Aviation - Rail transport... 1986 The Chernobyl Nuclear power plant The Chernobyl accident which occurred on 26 April 1986 at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine (then part of the Soviet Union) is widely regarded as the worst in the history of nuclear power generation. It produced a plume of radioactive debris that drifted... Chornobyl catastrophe
  • In 1990 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. Years: 1987 1988 1989 - 1990 - 1991 1992 1993 Decades: 1960s 1970s 1980s - 1990s - 2000s 2010s 2020s Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century 1990 in topic: Arts Architecture - Art - Film - Literature - Music Science and technology Aviation - Rail transport... 1990 a "sausage revolution" breaks out in Chernihiv as people seize food from the car of a This article is about communism as a form of A society is a group of people living or working together. There are various different uses of the term society. The casual meaning of society simply refers to a group of people living together in an ordered community.1 The social... Communist Party official
  • 1300th anniversary of the foundation of the city celebrated in 1992 is a This is a calendar for any leap year starting on Wednesday (dominical letter ED) e.g. 1992. January February March Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa 1 2 3 4 1 1... 1992

External link

  • Chernihiv - the Princely City of Ukraine (http://www.princelycity.cn.ua/)

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Chernigov (155 words)
Chernigov, the capital of the northern most region of Ukraine, is 140 km northeast of Kiev along the famous Odessa - St. Petersburg highway.
There are at least three theories on how Chernigov was names.
Today, Chernigov is a rich mixture of ancient and modern times.
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