On May 28th the American Library of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy held nationwide read «Omelian Pritsak as a scientist-orientalist, and founder of Ukrainian science». Omelian Pritsak (07.04.1919 - 29.05.2006) – is an outstanding scientist, linguist, orientalist and historian, founder of the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute (HURI).

Walter (Walt) Whitman was born on May 31, 1819 on Long Island. See the book display dedicated to the great American poet at Viktor Kytasty American Library, NaUKMA.

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