The Free Dictionary  
mailing list For webmasters
Welcome Guest Forum Search | Active Topics | Members

Angam Day Options
Daemon
Posted: Friday, October 26, 2018 12:00:00 AM
Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 3/7/2009
Posts: 30,279
Neurons: 90,015
Location: Inside Farlex computers
Angam Day

Nauru is an island in the Pacific, about 2,200 miles northeast of Sydney, Australia, and 2,400 miles southwest of Honolulu. Over the past 100 years, the existence of Nauruans has been threatened a number of times—by tribal disputes in the 1870s, and by an influenza epidemic in 1919. During World War II, two-thirds were deported by the Japanese to the Caroline Islands to build airstrips. Angam Day (angam means "hope") on October 26 commemorates the various occasions when the Nauruan population has reached 1,500, considered the minimum number necessary for survival. More...
KSPavan
Posted: Friday, October 26, 2018 1:16:34 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 1/28/2015
Posts: 9,575
Neurons: 3,906,516
Location: Kolkata, Bengal, India
Today's Holiday
Angam Day
Nauru is an island in the Pacific, about 2,200 miles northeast of Sydney, Australia, and 2,400 miles southwest of Honolulu. Over the past 100 years, the existence of Nauruans has been threatened a number of times—by tribal disputes in the 1870s, and by an influenza epidemic in 1919. During World War II, two-thirds were deported by the Japanese to the Caroline Islands to build airstrips. Angam Day (angam means "hope") on October 26 commemorates the various occasions when the Nauruan population has reached 1,500, considered the minimum number necessary for survival.
Users browsing this topic
Guest


Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.