in 1029 due to severe winter (minus 40 degrees) it was possible to walk to the Hel Peninsula on the icy bay
Johannes Hevelius died on the anniversary of his birthday - on 28th January
the first traffic lights for pedestrians and vehicles was installed in Gdańsk in 1968 at the intersection of Okopowa Streer and Podwale Przedmiejskie ...
Oliwa district may have taken its name after muddy, beer colored stream running through this area
Gdansk scholar Frederick Samuel Willenberg published a book in 1712 "The limits of permitted polygamy" for which he almost hit the pile
five small, striped wildcats were born last year in Oliwa ZOO
between April and May 1906 Maria Konopnicka was on holiday in Gdansk, residing in the home of Elizabeth Butner on 11 Targ Węglowy (Coal Market Square)...
the Bison Bastion was built in the 30s in 17th century and is considered to be a Dutch stronghold
whith the attack of Westerplatte World War Two began on 1st September 1939
the Academic Gymnasium was founded in 1558