Day of the Sun
The Day of the Sun (Chosŏn’gŭl: 태양절; MR: T’aeyang-jŏl) is an annual public holiday in North Korea on 15 April, the birth anniversary of Kim Il-sung, founder and former president of North Korea.It is the most important national holiday in the country, and it’s considered to be the North Korean equivalent of Christmas.
Born 15 April 1912 was the leader of North Korea from its establishment in 1948 until his death in 1994
April 15, 1632 – Battle of Rain: Swedes under Gustavus Adolphus defeat the Holy Roman Empire during the Thirty Years’ War.
(CNN)Humanity could face one less doomsday scenario if NASA has its way.
On Friday, the space agency announced plans to redirect the course of a small asteroid approaching Earth, as part of the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART), according to a NASA press release.
I think God is going to redirect a big blue comet to the USA!
The Finality of Babylon’s Doom
Then a mighty angel picked up a boulder the size of a large millstone and threw it into the sea, and said:
“With such violence
the great city of Babylon will be thrown down,
never to be found again.
On February 15, 2013, many on Earth were watching for news of the approach of an asteroid labeled 2012 DA14. Suddenly, those watchers – and millions of others around the globe – were startled by news of a superbolide, or super bright meteor, above the region of Chelyabinsk in Russia. It seemed that day as if the heavens were gunning for us! The Chelyabinsk meteor exploded at a height of 12 miles (20 km) above Earth, releasing 500 kilotons of energy, approximately 30 times the yield of the nuclear bomb over Hiroshima
February 15, 1637 – Ferdinand III becomes Holy Roman Emperor.
Ferdinand III was Holy Roman Emperor from 15 February 1637 until his death, as well as King of Hungary and Croatia, King of Bohemia and Archduke of Austria. He was the last to have real power over the HRE.
February 15, 1690 – Constantin Cantemir, Prince of Moldavia, and the Holy Roman Empire sign a secret treaty in Sibiu, stipulating that Moldavia would support the actions led by the House of Habsburg against the Ottoman Empire.
February 15, 1804 – The Serbian Revolution begins.
February 15, 1835 The first constitutional law in modern Serbia is adopted.
Earliest day on which Washington’s Birthday can fall, while February 21 is the latest; celebrated on the third Monday in February. (United States)
February 15 Candlemas (Eastern Orthodox Church)
February 15 International Duties Memorial Day (Russia, regional)
Day of memory of soldiers-internationalists
Memorial day citizens of the Soviet Union, playing call of duty abroad — official commemorative date in the Russian Federation designed to honor the memory of soldiers-internationalists who international duty outside the borders of their homeland. Celebrated annually on February 15.
February 15 Liberation Day (Afghanistan)
February 15 Statehood Day (Serbia)
Russia still angry about Serbia
February 15 Total Defence Day (Singapore)
February 15, 1950
USSR and PRC sign mutual defense treaty
On February 15, 1989, the last Soviet soldier crossed the Friendship Bridge out of Afghanistan into the Soviet republic of Uzbekistan, marking the end of a war that lasted 10 years and saw nearly 15,000 Red Army soldiers and countless Afghans die or disappear.
February 15, 2013
Meeting with Security Council members
Vladimir Putin presented Russia’s new foreign policy concept at a meeting with Security Council members.
The updated foreign policy
document takes into account recent developments around the world. Mr Putin noted, in particular, the global financial crisis, the changing global balance of power, and growing tension in the Middle East and North Africa.
The policy document also stresses the need to maintain the UN’s central role and the supremacy of international law, and also addresses protection of the rights and interests of Russian citizens and Russians living abroad.
Side note: February 15 is the 46th day of the year.
Original Word: אֲבִיר
Part of Speech: Adjective Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (aw-beer’)
Short Definition: One
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
from the same as abar
From ‘abar; mighty (spoken of God) — mighty (one).
see HEBREW ‘abar
46 The total of books in the Old Testament, Catholic version, if the Book of Lamentations is counted as a book separate from the Book of Jeremiah.
46 The number corresponding to the word “ADAM” where A=1, D=4, M=40on the analogy of the numeric values of letters in ancient alphabets, such as Hebrew and Greek
In humans, each cell normally contains 23 pairs of chromosomes, for a total of 46. Twenty-two of these pairs, called autosomes, look the same in both males and females. The 23rd pair, the sex chromosomes, differ between males and females
46 meaning in the Bible
Day of the Shining Star is on February 16th keep in mind a day before a meteor exploded in Russia.
(Chosŏn’gŭl: 광명성절; MR: Kwangmyŏngsŏng-jŏl) is a public holiday in North Korea falling on 16 February, the birth anniversary of the country’s second leader, Kim Jong-il. Along with the Day of the Sun, the birthday of his father Kim Il-sung, it is the most important public holiday in the country.
The first iteration of Soviet military intelligence was founded in November 1918, but it was not until April 1921 that the body which would become the GRU was formed. Known as the Razvedupr, short for intelligence directorate, or the Fourth Directorate, it was not officially called the GRU until February 16, 1942, a name it carries till this day. Tasked with primarily gathering military-related intelligence, the GRU has often defined this in the broadest sense, gathering political, strategic, economic, and technological information. In addition to running networks of agents, GRU also controls military and naval attaches at Russian embassies, and has extensive paramilitary capabilities.
Humanity does indeed have the technical skills to move space rocks around, and we may employ this know-how at some point to avoid a catastrophic impact like the one that killed the dinosaurs 65 million years ago. But the odds of any rogue state using asteroids to rain death down on its enemies are minuscule, experts say.