YEREVAN CHRONOLOGY

1652-1705


A wealthy Erivan resident, Khodja Grigor, installed a supply of spring water from the upper parts of the Getar River to the Old District (nowadays, the center of Abovyan Street). Vardapet Hovhannes allocated money to construct a stone bridge over the Getar River. Khodja Panos started the construction of St. Zoravar in the place of the dilapidated Anania Chapel.


OTHER

1913


The demonstration flight of the "Blerio" plane was organized in the square, between the rampart and the Orthodox graveyard.

1919


The first Armenian radio station was launched during the years of the First Republic, on September 25, 1919.