YEREVAN CHRONOLOGY

1892-1893


The first mineral water and lemonade factory was established in Erivan, as well as the first city hospital.


OTHER

1959


The opening of the David of Sassoun statue (sculptor Yervand Kochar) took place in the square near the railway station.

1826-1828


During the 2nd Russian-Persian war of 1826-1828, in October 1827, General Paskevich captured the Erivan fortress. On February 10, 1828 an agreement was signed in the Iranian village of Turkmenchay, according to which Persia ceded the Erivan and Nakhichevan khanates to Russia Empire.