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Today, Germany is celebrating their National Day, the Day of German Unity (german: Tag der Deutschen Einheit); it commemorates the the anniversary of German Re-Unification in 1990. October 3rd is a legal holiday of the Federal Republic of Germany and therefore all non-essential federal institutions as well as the retail and bank sector are closed today.
The Day of German Unity is only celebrated since 1990 on October 3rd. In the years from 1954 to 1990, the official national holiday was celebrated on June 17th in West Germany, while East Germany celebrated on October 7th .
East Germany's October 7th goes back to the founding day in 1949; it was celebrated as Day of the Republic. The 40th aniversary in 1989 was the last time it was celebrated.
West Germany's June 17th commemorates the Uprising of 1953 In East Germany even under the name Day of German Unity; in 1963
AugustThe Sun, the great, writes inside our souls,More Like This
with sunshine he writes , their irreplaceable symphony.
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Hey! I've always thought about making a journal, where I feature some photographs I am impressed of. And a couple of days ago, I posted a thread in my search for some photos, and I found some really interesting pictures.
I agree, it is not very original to choose summer as a theme, but the summer in Denmark is the worst summer in a long time. And for the first journal, I'm quite happy with my choice.
Evening Homestead by LastGlance Berlin by louislienhoeft Savannah, GA. by LastGlance Nassau in the Bahamas by Smidow Playing in the Lake by Smidow Young Jackdaw I by lauratje86 Cygnet On The River Avon by lauratje86 Araucaria sunset by Miguel-Santos Red Hot Sky by Miguel-Santos
Nala with water by RasmusJt
The summer is over in a week, so I wish all a good summer, and personally I hope the fall will be better than the summer.