May 21 is full of professional holidays.
On this day, my profession is especially proud of inventories, military translators and Navy officers.
In addition, the faithful celebrate the day of St. John the Evangelist, the patron saint of writers, publishers and editors.
And that's not the whole list of holidays falling on 21 numbers.
Day of the Pacific Fleet
In Russia, May 21, the Day of the Pacificfleet. Date was not chosen by chance: on this day in 1731, the Senate "to protect the land and sea trade routes and crafts", established a military port of Okhotsk and Okhotsk military flotilla. It was Russia's first naval unit in the Pacific. The holiday was introduced in 1999 by order of the Chief of the Russian Navy.
Currently, the Russian Pacific Fleet provides military security in the Asia-Pacific region.
Day military translator
Another no less important professionalholiday celebrated on the 21st - Day of military translator. This profession, which existed in the Russian army for centuries, was legalized only in 1929, when Joseph Unshlikht, deputy chairman of the Revolutionary Military Council of the USSR and the People's Commissar for Military and Naval Affairs, signed a decree "On the title setting for command personnel of the Red Army" military translator. ' "
To mark a memorable date began in 2000, was initiated by members of the Club Alumni VIIYA (Military Institute of Foreign Languages).
Day of inventories, also known as the DayBTI employees (an abbreviation of the phrase "Technical Inventory Bureau") is celebrated across the country since 1999. It is worth noting that it is celebrated informally for several decades, and has already established certain traditions and customs. The history of the Soviet inventory began May 21, 1927 with the adoption of the Resolution "On Approval of the inventory of the property of the local council."
Inventory - inventory is available assets. Profession inventory - one of the most socially useful.
The holiday was established by the Resolution of the Board of the Federal Union of inventories №21 «About a professional holiday of inventories and the establishment date of the meeting."
World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
May - a month, held under the banner ofmulticulturalism. In 2002 the United Nations General Assembly introduced a resolution №57 / 249 and proclaimed 21 May as World Day for Cultural Diversity. Since 2003, a memorable date is celebrated by all UN member states.
Activists and members of intergovernmentalorganizations inform the public about the value of different cultures and the importance of establishing cross-cultural communication, establishing a dialogue between representatives of different countries, are engaged in education and discussion pressing problems in this area.