YEREVAN CHRONOLOGY

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1877


Erivan officially received the status of a town and the construction of Tairov's Wine and Brandy Factory began in the place of the Yerevan Fortress.


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1913


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

1936


The town name Erivan, which was its Russian name, was officially replaced with Yerevan.