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From Julian to Gregory

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov


Jan/Feb 2008
Russian Calendar
Page 22   ( 2 pages)


Summary: Eighty years ago, Russia finally adopted the Gregorian calendar. Well, almost. The ROC never got on board and then there is history to deal with, and its difficult 12-day gap.


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