Day archives: February 19th, 2019

The Correct Date of the Sovietization of Armenia

The Correct Date of the Sovietization of Armenia

Speaking about February 1921, the most important stage of our national liberation struggle, has been strictly forbidden during all the 70 years of the Soviet period. And even today, the general public of an already independent country is virtually completely unaware of the dramatic events that occurred 98 years ago. And the historical truth is …

Ida Adamiants – The First Armenian at the Wimbledon Tournament

Ida Adamiants – The First Armenian

Ida Adamova (Ida Adamiants-Adamoff) – who lived in Paris and represented France in championships – from 1928 to late 1930 participated in various international tennis tournaments, including the Wimbledon tournament and the French Open Championship (Roland-Garros). She thereby became the first Armenian in history to participate in these renowned competitions. Ida Adamova was born into …