site.btaToday's Observances: October 2

Today's Observances: October 2
Today's Observances: October 2
The weather station on Moussala Peak, April 20, 1953 (BTA Photo)

The world:

- International Day of Non-Violence;

- National Day of Guinea. Independence Day (1958).

On this date in Bulgarian history:

1927: Kaval Men's Choir established in Sofia by conductor Boyan Sokolov.

1932: Weather station opens on Moussala Peak (the Balkans' highest elevation, 2,925.4 m). Built in connection with International Geophysical Year on money raised from trekkers countrywide. 

1967: Philip Koutev Secondary School of Music established in Kotel (Southeastern Bulgaria).  

1992: Bulgarian Defence Minister Alexander Staliiski decrees establishment of 61st Mechanized Brigade based in Karlovo (Central Bulgaria) (61st Stryama Mechanized Brigade since November 19, 1998).  

2000: Bulgarian National Television launches news broadcasts in Turkish. 

2003: Bank Consolidation Company and Hungary's OTP Bank announce completion of DSK Bank's privatization at cost of EUR 311.1 million.




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