A DAY IN HISTORY – APRIL 13
2014 – By decision of the mayor of Dushanbe, the mahala Zarafshon-2 was named after Bobokhon Khamdamov.
2018 – Representatives of the Ministries of Transport of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan signed an agreement in Tashkent on the resumption of bus transport.
2020 – The IMF announced immediate debt relief for 25 of the poorest countries, notably Tajikistan.
1956 – The Tajik-Russian director and actor Farhat Abdullayev was born.
1978 – A Tajik chess player was born, the only international Grand Master in Tajikistan, Farrukh Amonatov.
2016 – The famous poet, journalist, translator Bobo Hoxha died at the age of 88.
IMPORTANT EVENTS OF APRIL 13
Today world rock and roll day. This musical direction in the late 1940s and early 1950s began in the southern United States. The fast and active rock and roll did not have its own name for a long time, identified with rhythm and blues.
At the same time, the “swing” (eng. rock) and “scroll” (eng. roll) the term came from the sailors’ dictionary, stating the above words the characteristic movements of the ship when going to sea.
The holiday is celebrated every year on April 13, although the historic event that served as the basis for the holiday happened the day before: on April 12, 1954, Bill Haley recorded the single “Rock Around The Clock”, which was later critically acclaimed by music critics. named as the starting point of mature, shaped rock and roll.
In the early 1960s, a new style of rock ‘n’ roll – pop rock appeared. The Liverpool Four with their compositions launched a “Beatlemania” epidemic in the world.
In 1964 they existed The Rolling Stones, with fast, loud and technical sound. In the 1970s psychedelic rock was born, prominent representatives of which were the bands Pink Floyd, Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath. This decade is considered the golden age in the development of rock culture.
And in Russia every year on April 13 they celebrate Protector and Benefactor Day. The date of the holiday is associated with the birthday of Gaius Cilnius Maecenas (April 13, 70 BC – 8 BC) – famous Roman aristocrat, protector of artists, artists, musicians.
From his name, as you can guess, came the common word “philanthropist”.
WEATHER FORECAST FOR APRIL 13
In the Sughd area – Partly cloudy, with no rainfall, only during the day in some mountainous areas during periods of light rain, thunderstorm. East wind 4-9 m / s. Temperature: in the lowlands 12-17 warm at night, 24-29 warm during the day, in the mountains 5-10 warm at night, 15-20 warm during the day.
In the Khatlon area – Partly cloudy, no rain, only during the day in the suburban areas, mainly without rain. East wind 3-8 m / s, in places intensified to 10-15, in places it will remain gloomy. Temperature: in the lowlands 13-18 warm at night, 28-33 warm during the day, at the foot 8-13 warm at night, 19-24 warm during the day.
In the Gorno-Badajsan Autonomous Region – Partly cloudy, in ZGBAO in some areas at times light rain. Mainly rainfall in VGBAO. East wind 3-8 m / s Temperature: in ZGBAO at night 6-11 warm, in the day 15-20 warm, in VGBAO at night 0-5 frost, in the day 5-10 warm.
By areas of democratic subordination – A few clouds, no rain, only during the day in some mountainous areas, during periods of light rain, thunderstorm. East wind 4-9 m / s, gloom persists in places. Temperature: in the lowlands 12-17 warm at night, 25-30 warm during the day, in the mountains 7-12 warm at night, 18-23 warm during the day.
In the city of Dushanbe – Partly cloudy, with no rainfall. East wind 4-9 m / s, fog will remain. Temperature: 13-15 heat at night, 27-29 heat during the day.
In the city of Khujand – Partly cloudy, with no rainfall. East wind 4-9 m / s. Temperature: 13-15 heat at night, 27-29 heat during the day.
In the city of Bokhtar – Partly cloudy, with no rain, it will remain foggy. East wind 3-8 m / s. Temperature: 15-17 heat at night, 31-33 heat during the day.
In the city of Khorog – Partly cloudy, with occasional light rain, thunderstorm. East wind 4-9 m / s. Temperature: 9-11 warm at night, 18-20 warm in the afternoon.
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