Tag: Culture


low angle shot photography of danish flag

Constitution Day (In Danish this day is pronounced as Grundlovsdag) and it is observed in Denmark on 5 June each year. So today Danes honour the Constitution of Denmark, as both the country’s first constitution of 1849 and the current constitution of 1953 were signed on this date of their respective years.

The Great Upheaval #OnThisDay

painting shows families gathered on the shore as soldiers order them about to boats in the bay

“That your Land & Tennements, Cattle of all Kinds and Livestocks of all Sorts are forfeited to the Crown with all other your effects Savings your money and Household Goods, and you yourselves to be removed from this Province.”  On June 4th 1760 planters from New England arrived in Nova Scotia to claim land from the cleared Acadians