YEREVAN CHRONOLOGY

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1936


The Children's Railroad was built in the Hrazdan Gorge.


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11TH CENTURY AD


City became an important trading center, directly connected to Ani, Armenia's capital city at the time. Prince Apirat ordered the construction of the Mamri irrigation channel (1031).

1936


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