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Amazing Facts - June 28

June 28 2008

June 28, 1712 in St. Petersburg, in the presence of Peter the Great, the water was lowered the first ship of the line laid in St. Petersburg Admiralty for the Baltic Fleet. Bookmark this ship was held shortly after the victory of the Russian army over the Swedes, so he was christened as "Poltava . Built exclusively by Russian craftsmen, the ship had good maneuverability, excellent stability and fighting characteristics. All foreign experts recognized the 54-gun ship of one of the world's finest ships of the class.

28 June 1988 was recorded a record-sized ostrich egg. Pulled down his female hybrid of two subspecies of emu. This is the world's largest egg was delayed on a farm in Israel, the kibbutz Huon - it weighed 2.3 kilos. Whether it was hatched from a giant ostrich - It is not known.

June 28, 1994 in the football world championship record was set the age of the player. The oldest member of the final stage of the championships began, Albert Roger Milla, 42 years and 39 days, played for the national team of Cameroon in the match against Russia.

Release prepared by Max K * - based on encyclopedias and other public sources.

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