Kamianets-Podilskyi

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major fighting

Ukrainian–Soviet War With major fighting breaking out in January 1919, the Ukrainians were pushed back and Kiev fell in February 1919. The government moved to Vinnytsia on February 5, 1919. A political trick took place that the Directory tried to play with Volodymyr Vynnychenko resignation to demonstrate a change of powers in the Ukrainian government and maybe attain a possible acceptance with the Entante. Symon Petliura has left the party and replaced the Vynnychenko's position


history book

* The Lost Jewish Community of Kamenets-Podolsk * Kamenets-Podolsky Pocket References ;Bibliography External links


place early

of Russia. * '''1699:''' Some of the Kamieniec (Kamianets-Podilskyi)-based Lipka Tatars who had remained loyal to the Turkish Sultan were settled in Bessarabia along the borderlands between the Ottoman Empire and the Polish Lithuanian Commonwealth as well as in the environs of Chocim (Khotyn) and Kamieniec-Podolski and in the town known as Lipkany. A further large scale emigration of Lipkas to Ottoman controlled lands took place early in the 18th century, after the victory won by King Augustus II over the Polish-born King Stanisław Leszczyński, whom the Lipkas had supported in his war against the Saxon King. He was podkomorzy of Podolia since 1621, castellan of Kamianets-Podilskyi since 1628, voivod (Voivode) of Bratslav Voivodeship since 1631 and Podolia voivodeship since 1636. death_date wikipedia:Kamianets-Podilskyi wikipedia:Kamianets-Podilskyi Castle wikipedia:Holy Trinity Church, Kamianets-Podilskyi Commons:Category:Kamyanets Podilsky


film version

in ''Fiddler on the Roof'', playing the innkeeper in the Broadway play and the rabbi in the film version (Fiddler on the Roof (film)). Another of his more notable roles was that of Boris' father in Woody Allen's Love and Death. DATE OF BIRTH December 1, 1899 PLACE OF BIRTH Kamenets-Podolsky (Kamianets-Podilskyi), Russian Empire, now Kamianets-Podilskyi, Ukraine DATE OF DEATH March 25, 1985 He was born


jewelers

by the expansion of a new style of the Renaissance period. The most powerful centers of jewellery making at the time were Lviv, Kiev, and Kamianets-Podilskyi. Lviv was the leading center for a substantial period of time. The main feature of Renaissance jewellery in Ukraine was technical sophistication using ancient decorative elements. Some of the most famous Ukrainian jewelers whom we know of today were Nykolay, Lavrentiy, Symon, A. Kasiyanovych, and H. Ostafiyevych. They worked hand


complex+main

the Kamianets-Podilskyi's old town quarter thumb 225px An old street in Kamianets-Podilskyi's old town quarter. Recently restorational works are being conducted in the city. (File:Kamianets-Podilskyi Old Town street.JPG) thumb 225px The Stephen Báthory of Poland Stephen Báthory (File:Stephen Báthory Gate.JPG) Gate is part of the city's old fortification complex. Main sights The different peoples and cultures that have lived in the city have each brought their own culture and architecture. Examples include the Polish (Poles), Ukrainian (Ruthenians) and Armenian (Armenians) markets. Famous tourist attractions include the ancient castle, and the numerous architectural attractions in the city's center, including the cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul, Holy Trinity Church (Holy Trinity Church, Kamianets-Podilskyi), the city hall building, and the numerous fortifications. Ballooning (Balloon (aircraft)) activities in the canyon of the Smotrych River have also brought tourists. Since the late 1990s, the city has grown into one of the chief tourist (tourism) centers of western Ukraine (Ukraine). Annual Cossack (Cossacks) Games (''Kozatski zabavy'') and festivals, which include the open ballooning (Hot air ballooning) championship of Ukraine, car racing and various music, art and drama activities, attract an estimated 140,000 tourists and stimulate the local economy. More than a dozen privately owned hotels have recently opened, a large number for a provincial Ukrainian city. Famous people * Nikolai Chebotaryov was a noted Russian and Soviet mathematician. He is best known for the Chebotaryov density theorem. * David Günzburg was born here. * Stanisław Koniecpolski fought here. * Mark Kopytman – composer, born here * Ukrainian composer (List of Ukrainian composers) Mykola Leontovych studied and graduated from the city's Theological Seminary * Iryna Merleni female wrestler. * Aleksander Michałowski was born here. * Szymon Okolski lived here. * Ferdynand Antoni Ossendowski lived here. * Krzysztof Radziwiłłowski was a town official in 1768. *José Antonio Saravia, Spanish born Russian General, (1785 – Military Napoleonic actions from 1808 to 1812 in Europe – At the Service of the Tsars 1812 – Russian General 1843 under Tsar Nikolai I- General Inspector of the Russian Military (Armed Forces of the Russian Federation) Academies – 1871), married and lived here. * Zvee Scooler, who is best known as the Rabbi in Fiddler on the Roof, was born here. * Mendele Mocher Sforim lived here. * Mihail Starenki was born here. * Leonid Stein was born here. He was а Soviet Grandmaster chess player. * Anton Vasyutinsky painter born here. * Mikhail Veller Russian writer was born here in 1948. * Jan de Witte, famous Polish architect and also commander of the local fortress. * Michał Wołodyjowski the historical prototype for one of Henryk Sienkiewicz's most loved characters was killed here. * Arthur Tracy, famous American singer, was born here in 1899. * Maurice Zbriger was born here. International relations wikipedia:Kamianets-Podilskyi wikipedia:Kamianets-Podilskyi Castle wikipedia:Holy Trinity Church, Kamianets-Podilskyi Commons:Category:Kamyanets Podilsky


characteristic silver

in hand with Poles, Germans, Jews, Hungarians, Armenians, Italians and Scotsmen. The independent goldsmiths' guild in Lviv was founded more than 4 centuries ago . Jewellers of this period were involved both in the production of items for monasteries and churches, and the production of items for secular use such as dishes and jewellery. Silver belts were a specialty of the craftsmen of Lviv. They had characteristic silver or gilded


stage television

-Podilskyi Kamenets-Podolsky , Russian Empire, now Kamianets-Podilskyi, Ukraine death_date '''Zvee Scooler''' (December 1, 1899 – March 25, 1985) was an American (United States) actor and radio commentator. He was born in Kamenets-Podolsky (Kamianets-Podilskyi) (now Ukraine). He performed in both Yiddish (Yiddish language) and English (English language), on the stage, television, and film. He is probably best known for his roles


main feature

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numerous architectural

. Examples include the Polish (Poles), Ukrainian (Ruthenians) and Armenian (Armenians) markets. Famous tourist attractions include the ancient castle, and the numerous architectural attractions in the city's center, including the cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul, Holy Trinity Church (Holy Trinity Church, Kamianets-Podilskyi), the city hall building, and the numerous fortifications. Ballooning (Balloon (aircraft)) activities in the canyon of the Smotrych River have also brought tourists. Since the late 1990s, the city has grown into one of the chief tourist (tourism) centers of western Ukraine (Ukraine). Annual Cossack (Cossacks) Games (''Kozatski zabavy'') and festivals, which include the open ballooning (Hot air ballooning) championship of Ukraine, car racing and various music, art and drama activities, attract an estimated 140,000 tourists and stimulate the local economy. More than a dozen privately owned hotels have recently opened, a large number for a provincial Ukrainian city. Famous people * Nikolai Chebotaryov was a noted Russian and Soviet mathematician. He is best known for the Chebotaryov density theorem. * David Günzburg was born here. * Stanisław Koniecpolski fought here. * Mark Kopytman – composer, born here * Ukrainian composer (List of Ukrainian composers) Mykola Leontovych studied and graduated from the city's Theological Seminary * Iryna Merleni female wrestler. * Aleksander Michałowski was born here. * Szymon Okolski lived here. * Ferdynand Antoni Ossendowski lived here. * Krzysztof Radziwiłłowski was a town official in 1768. *José Antonio Saravia, Spanish born Russian General, (1785 – Military Napoleonic actions from 1808 to 1812 in Europe – At the Service of the Tsars 1812 – Russian General 1843 under Tsar Nikolai I- General Inspector of the Russian Military (Armed Forces of the Russian Federation) Academies – 1871), married and lived here. * Zvee Scooler, who is best known as the Rabbi in Fiddler on the Roof, was born here. * Mendele Mocher Sforim lived here. * Mihail Starenki was born here. * Leonid Stein was born here. He was а Soviet Grandmaster chess player. * Anton Vasyutinsky painter born here. * Mikhail Veller Russian writer was born here in 1948. * Jan de Witte, famous Polish architect and also commander of the local fortress. * Michał Wołodyjowski the historical prototype for one of Henryk Sienkiewicz's most loved characters was killed here. * Arthur Tracy, famous American singer, was born here in 1899. * Maurice Zbriger was born here. International relations wikipedia:Kamianets-Podilskyi wikipedia:Kamianets-Podilskyi Castle wikipedia:Holy Trinity Church, Kamianets-Podilskyi Commons:Category:Kamyanets Podilsky

Kamianets-Podilskyi

'''Kamyanets-Podilsky''' ( , Polish (Polish language): ''Kamieniec Podolski'', Romanian (Romanian language) ''Camenița'', Russian (Russian language): ''Каменец-Подольский'', translit. (Romanization of Russian) ''Kamenets-Podolskiy'') (see Nomenclature (#Nomenclature) section below for more names) is a city on the Smotrych River in western Ukraine, to the north-east of Chernivtsi.

Formerly the administrative center of the Khmelnytskyi Oblast, the city is now the administrative center of the Kamianets-Podilskyi Raion (district (Raion)) within the Khmelnytsky Oblast (province (Oblast)), after the administrative center of the oblast was moved from the city of Kamyanets-Podilsky to the city of Khmelnytskyi (Khmelnytskyi, Ukraine) in 1941. The city itself is also designated as a separate district within the region.

The current estimated population is around 103,036 (2011).

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