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Aabra is an uninhabited village in Rõuge Parish, Võru County, in southeastern Estonia.
Aarne Hermlin (6 Juny 1940, Võru, Estonia – 17 November 2007, Salo) was an Estonian chess player who won the Estonian Chess Championship.
Afanasy Afanasyevich Fet (a), later known as Shenshin (a); –), was a renowned Russian poet regarded as the finest master of lyric verse in Russian literature.
Ain Mäeots (born 25 December 1971) is an Estonian stage, film, and television actor and stage, film, and television director and producer.
Aleksandrs Čaks (October 27, 1901 – February 8, 1950), born Aleksandrs Čadarainis, was a Latvian poet and writer.
Aleksandrs Cauņa (born 19 January 1988) is a Latvian football player who plays for FK RFS.
Aleksejs Višņakovs (born 3 February 1984 in Riga) is a Latvian football midfielder, who currently plays for RFS in Latvian Higher League.
Amandus Heinrich Adamson (12 November 1855 in Uuga-Rätsepa, near Paldiski – 26 June 1929 in Paldiski) was an Estonian sculptor and painter.
Anti Saarepuu (born March 26, 1983 in Võru) is a retired Estonian cross-country skier who has competed since 2003.
This article covers the architecture of Estonia.
Arnold Mitt (born 2 June 1998) is an Estonian professional basketball player who currently plays for Pallacanestro Reggiana of the Lega Basket Serie A.
Artillery Battalion (Suurtükiväepataljon) of the 1st Infantry Brigade, formerly the Artillery Group (Suurtükiväegrupp), is an artillery battalion of the Estonian Defence Forces, based out of Tapa Army Base.
Artillery Battalion (Suurtükiväepataljon) of the 2nd Infantry Brigade is a reserve artillery battalion of the Estonian Defence Forces.
Artur Adson (– 5 January 1977) was an Estonian poet, writer and theatre critic.
The following events occurred in August 1944.
Avo Keel (born 1 October 1962) is an Estonian volleyball coach.
Şile is a city and district in Istanbul, Turkey.
Bad Segeberg is a German town of 16,000 inhabitants, located in the state of Schleswig-Holstein, capital of the district (Kreis) Segeberg.
The Baltic Cup (Balti turniir, Baltijas kauss, Baltijos taurė) is an international football competition contested by the national teams of the Baltic states – Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
A banknote (often known as a bill, paper money, or simply a note) is a type of negotiable promissory note, made by a bank, payable to the bearer on demand.
The Combat Service Support Battalion (Estonian: Tagalapataljon) of the 2nd Infantry Brigade is a battalion size regular military unit of the Estonian Land Forces with combat service support role.
Counties (maakond, plural maakonnad) are the first-level administrative subdivisions of Estonia.
Google Street View was first introduced in the United States on May 25, 2007, and until November 26, 2008, featured camera icon markers, each representing at least one major city or area (such as a park), and usually the other nearby cities, towns, suburbs, and parks.
Danish-Baltic Auxiliary Corps (DBAC) was a Danish company of military volunteers, established 1919 as a non-governmental initiative to help in the Estonian and Latvian war of independence.
The demographics of Estonia in the twenty-first century result from historical trends over more than a thousand years, as with most European countries, but have been disproportionately influenced by events in the last half of the twentieth century.
Edgars Gauračs (born 10 March 1988) is a Latvian footballer who is currently playing for the Latvian Higher League club FK Liepāja on loan from FK Spartaks Jūrmala and Latvia national football team as a striker.
Eduard Pütsep (21 October 1898 – 22 August 1960) was an Estonian wrestler.
Eesti tippmodell, cycle 2 was the second installment of the Estonian adaptation of Tyra Banks' America's Next Top Model.
Ellen Alaküla (30 April 1927 – 15 January 2011) was an Estonian stage, radio, television, and film actress and theatre teacher whose career spanned over forty years.
Ellen Kaarma (2 January 1928 – 4 July 1973) was an Estonian stage and film actress.
Engineer Battalion (Pioneeripataljon) is a combat engineering battalion of the Estonian Defence Forces, based out of Tapa Army Base.
Erastvere (Errestfer, Erästvere) is a village in Kanepi Parish, Põlva County in southeastern Estonia.
Erki Nool (born 25 June 1970 in Võru, Estonia) is an Estonian decathlete and politician.
Erki Pehk (born 23 March 1968) is an Estonian conductor and artistic director of opera music festival PromFest.
Before the outbreak of the Second World War, Germany and the Soviet Union signed the German-Soviet Nonaggression Pact, concerning the partition and disposition of sovereign states, including Estonia, and in particular its Secret Additional Protocol of August 1939.
The Estonian Land Forces (Maavägi), unofficially referred to as the Estonian Army, is the name of the unified ground forces among the Estonian Defence Forces where it has an offensive military formation role.
Estonian municipal elections, 2017 were held in Estonia on 15 October 2017.
Põhimaantee 2 (ofcl. abbr. T2) is a 283-kilometre-long north-south national main road in Estonia.
European route E 263 is a Class B road part of the International E-road network.
The Forest Brothers (also Brothers of the Forest, Forest Brethren, or Forest Brotherhood; metsavennad, meža brāļi, miško broliai) were Estonian, Latvian, and Lithuanian partisans who waged a guerrilla war against Soviet rule during the Soviet invasion and occupation of the three Baltic states during, and after, World War II.
Friedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald (–) was an Estonian writer who is considered to be the father of the national literature for the country.
After Nazi Germany invaded the Soviet Union on June 22, 1941, Army Group North reached Estonia in July.
In Europe, Google Street View began on 2 July 2008 with the route of Tour de France being covered in parts of France and Italy.
The Governorate of Livonia (Лифляндская губерния, Liflyandskaya guberniya; Gouvernement Livland, Livländisches Gouvernement; Vidzemes guberņa, after the Latvian inhabited Vidzeme region) was one of the Baltic governorates of the Russian Empire, now divided between the Republic of Latvia and the Republic of Estonia.
Gunnar Uusi (June 23, 1931 in Haapsalu – August 7, 1981 in Tartu) was an Estonian chess player who won the Estonian Chess Championship six times.
Haanja (Haani; Hahnshof) is a village in Võru County, in southeastern Estonia.
Han Hendrik Piho (born in Võru) is an Estonian Nordic combined skier.
Heinrich Mark (1 October 1911 – 2 August 2004) was an Estonian politician and Prime Minister of the Estonian Government in Exile.
Heli Pauliina Laaksonen (born 28 September 1972, Turku) is a Finnish writer, poet and performer.
Helmut "Mike" Ajango (November 30, 1931 – November 15, 2013) was an Estonian-born architect based in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin in the United States.
Henri Treial (born 28 May 1992) is an Estonian volleyball player, a member of the Estonia men's national volleyball team and Czech club ČEZ Karlovarsko.
Highways in Estonia are the main transport network in Estonia.
Hilda Taba (7 December 1902 in Kooraste, Estonia – 6 July 1967 in San Francisco, California) was an architect, a curriculum theorist, a curriculum reformer, and a teacher educator.
Hilje Murel (born 17 December 1975) is an Estonian stage, film, and television actress.
Hillar Kalda (born 6 March 1932, Mallika, Võru County) is an Estonian physician and politician, most notable for being one of the voters for the Estonian restoration of Independence.
III liiga is the fifth-highest football league arranged by the Estonian Football Association.
Iisalmi (Idensalmi) is a town and municipality in the Region of Northern Savonia in Finland.
The international E-road network is a numbering system for roads in Europe developed by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).
Ivan Ivanovich Maslennikov (Иван Иванович Масленников; September 16, 1900 – April 16, 1954), General of the Army, was a Soviet military and NKVD commander of Army and Front level during World War II.
Ivar Kallion (30 October 1931 – 16 May 2013) was an Estonian Communist politician and author who was the chairman of the Executive Committee of Tallinn from June 1971 to July 1979.
Ivari Padar (born 12 March 1965.) is an Estonian politician.
Ivi Eenmaa (born 2 June 1943) is an Estonian politician.
Joniškis is a city in northern Lithuania with a population of about 11,150.
Juba is a village in Võru Parish, Võru County, in southeastern Estonia, located about 4 km southwest of the town of Võru.
Kaija Udras (born December 4, 1986 in Võru) is an Estonian cross-country skier who has competed since 2005.
Kail Piho (born 28 May 1991) is an Estonian Nordic combined skier.
The Kalev Infantry Battalion (Kalevi jalaväepataljon) is an infantry battalion of the Estonian Land Forces.
Kannu is a village in Lasva Parish, Võru County in southeastern Estonia.
Karl-August Tiirmaa (born in Võru) is an Estonian Nordic combined skier.
Kauksi Ülle (born Ülle Kahusk 23 September 1962) is an Estonian writer.
Kārlis Mīlenbahs (his surname was formerly also written as Mühlenbach, Mühlenbachs, Mǖlenbachs or Mīlenbachs) (18 January 1853 in Courland – 27 March 1916 in Võru, Estonia) was the first native speaker of Latvian to devote his career to linguistics.
Keeni is a village in Otepää Parish, Valga County, in southern Estonia.
Kirumpää is a village in Võru Parish, Võru County, in southeastern Estonia.
Kreis Werro (Võru kreis, Верросский уезд) was one of the nine subdivisions of the Governorate of Livonia of the Russian Empire.
Kullar Viimne (born 22 March 1980 in Võru) is an Estonian director, scriptwriter, editor and cinematographer.
The Kuperjanov Infantry Battalion (Kuperjanovi jalaväepataljon) is a battalion of the Estonian Land Forces.
Lake Tabina is a lake in Võru County, Estonia.
Lake Tamula is a lake in southern Estonia, located on the southeastern side of the town of Võru.
Landskrona Municipality (Landskrona kommun) is a municipality in Skåne County in Sweden.
The Latvia national football team (Latvijas futbola izlase) represents the country in international football competitions, such as the World Cup and the European Championships.
Lauri Leis (born 7 October 1978 in Võru) is an Estonian triple jumper.
Leon H. Sibul (August 30, 1932 – February 19, 2007) was with Pennsylvania State University’s Applied Research Laboratory from 1964 to 2002, where he retired as a senior scientist and professor of acoustics.
This list contains all active clubs in Estonia in 2017.
At least 20 Separate Air Assault Battalions were formed in the Soviet Army between 1979 and 1981.
This is the List of churches in Estonia.
The following is a list of cities and towns in Estonia.
This is a list of countries by lowest and highest temperature ever recorded.
In political geography, an enclave is a piece of land which is totally surrounded by a foreign territory.
The following are the national records in athletics in Estonia maintained by Estonia's national athletics federation: Eesti Kergejõustikuliit (EKJL).
This is a list of Estonian ski jumping champions, as well as silver and bronze medalists, starting from the first championship held in 1933.
This article provides a collection of the etymology of the names of country subdivisions.
The following is a list of football stadiums in Estonia, ordered by seating capacity.
Below is a list of German language exonyms for settlements and other places in Estonia.
This is a list of hospitals in Estonia.
This list of land borders with date of establishment identifies the historical year in which borders were established between countries.
This is a listing of the municipalities of Estonia by the population density as of 2005.
This is a listing of the municipalities of Estonia by the population size as of 2005 and 2010.
During Joseph Stalin's rule (1922–1953), many places, mostly cities, in the Soviet Union and other communist countries were named or renamed in honour of him as part of the cult of personality surrounding him.
This is a list of places which are located all around the world named or renamed in honor of famous Russian revolution leader Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, better known by the pen name Lenin.
This is a list of planned cities (sometimes known as planned communities or new towns) by country.
This page provides a list of prisons by country.
This is a list of places in Estonia having standing links to local communities in other countries.
This is a list of places in Ukraine having standing links to local communities in other countries.
This is a list of weather records, a list of the most extreme occurrences of weather phenomena for various categories.
Londi is a village in Karula Parish, Valga County, in southeastern Estonia.
Madis Eek (born 31 January 1966 in Tallinn) is an Estonian architect.
Marianne Mikko (born 26 September 1961) is an Estonian politician and former Member of the European Parliament for the Social Democratic Party, part of the Party of European Socialists.
Markus Puusepp (born March 6, 1986 in Võru) is an Estonian orienteering competitor and junior world champion.
Martti Nõmme (born 7 August 1993) is an Estonian ski jumper.
Meelis Kanep (born 27 May 1983) is an Estonian chess grandmaster.
Meremäe (also known as Mihailova, Mihailovo) is a village in Setomaa Parish, Võru County, southeastern Estonia.
Dr Moses Wolf Goldberg (June 30, 1905 – February 17, 1964) was an Estonian-Jewish chemist who, along with Leo Henryk Sternbach, developed a process for the synthesis of biotin (a B vitamin) in 1949.
A municipality (omavalitsus, plural omavalitsused) is the smallest administrative subdivision of Estonia.
Navi is a village in Võru Parish, Võru County in southeastern Estonia.
Heiki Trolla (born 10 August 1970 in Võru), better known by his artist name Navitrolla, is an Estonian painter whose work has been described as naivist or surrealist.
Nõnova is a village in Lasva Parish, Võru County, in southeastern Estonia, located about 8 km east of the town of Võru.
Nursipalu training area is one of the six military training fields used by the Estonian Defence Forces.
Operation Priboi ("Coastal Surf") was the code name for the Soviet mass deportation from the Baltic states on 25–28 March 1949.
Paidra is a village in Lasva Parish, Võru County in southeastern Estonia.
The Party of Estonian Christian Democrats (Erakond Eesti Kristlikud Demokraadid), formerly known as the Estonian Christian People's Party (Eesti Kristlik Rahvapartei) was a political party in Estonia, which is not represented in the Riigikogu (parliament).
Pechorsky District (Печо́рский райо́н) is an administrativeLaw #833-oz and municipalLaw #420-oz district (raion), one of the twenty-four in Pskov Oblast, Russia.
Priit Aimla (born 19 April 1941 in Võru) is an Estonian writer, poet, humorist and politician known for several stage plays and books.
Priit Narusk (born 8 December 1977, Võru) is a retired Estonian cross-country skier.
The rail transport system in Estonia consists of about of railway lines, of which are currently in public use.
Rene Zahkna (born 2 October 1994) is an Estonian biathlete.
Reola is a village in Kambja Parish, Tartu County, Estonia.
Ridali Airfield; Ridali lennuväli) is an airfield in Estonia, about north of Võru in the vicinity of Ridali - a place known for its beautiful scenery, abundance of lakes, fields and forests, giving glider pilots many visual reference points to navigate by. The airfield was used during World War II, in the early 1960s it started serving glider pilots. The first gliders to fly in Ridali were Soviet KAI-12's (improved design from the Czech LF-109). The only way to launch gliders was by using the Czech winch "Herkules". By 1968, the club already had two KAI-12's, three Blaníks, two towing winches and a Yak-12 for aerotows. Ridali Airfield is currently the home of Ridali gliding club.
Robert Täht (born 15 August 1993) is an Estonian volleyball player, a member of the Estonia men's national volleyball team and Turkish club Arkas İzmir.
Schutzmannschaft Battalion 33 was a unit of the Estonian Auxiliary Police subordinated to the German Ordnungspolizei during World War II.
Selver is a chain of supermarkets and hypermarkets operating in Estonia.
Setomaa Tourist Farm is a tourist farm in Võru county, Meremäe rural municipality, in Kalatsova village in Estonia.
Soodoma is a village in Kanepi Parish, Põlva County in southeastern Estonia.
Stanisław Bułak-Bałachowicz (Станіслаў Булак-Балаховіч, Станисла́в Була́к-Балахо́вич; 12 November 1883 – 28 November 1940) was a notable general, military commander and veteran of World War I, Russian Civil War, Estonian War of Independence, Polish-Bolshevik War and the Invasion of Poland at the start of World War II.
Sulev Iva (born 3 October 1969 in Võru), also known under the Võro-styled pen name of Jüvä Sullõv, is a Võro identity advocate, and a founding fellow at the Võro Institute.
Suwałki (Suvalkai, סואוואַלק) is a city in northeastern Poland with 69,210 inhabitants (2011).
The Taara Army Base (Taara sõjaväelinnak) is a military installation of the Estonian Defence Forces located in Võru, in South Estonia.
Taavi Peetre (5 July 1983 – 11 September 2010) was an Estonian shot putter and discus thrower.
Tanel Leok (born June 1, 1985) is an Estonian professional motocross racer competing in the FIM Motocross World Championships in MX1 class.
The Tartu Offensive Operation (Тартуская наступательная операция), also known as the Battle of Tartu (Tartu lahing) and the Battle of Emajõgi (Emajõe lahingud, Schlacht am Embach) was a campaign fought over southeastern Estonia in 1944.
Telephone numbers in Estonia follow a closed telephone numbering plan.
Tepia sacrificial spring, also known as Tepia silmaallikas or Tepia silmaläte (spring for eyes) is a spring in Võru County, Meremäe rural municipality, in Tepia village by Tuhkvitsa stream in Estonia.
The Holocaust in Estonia refers to the Nazi crimes during the occupation of Estonia by Nazi Germany.
Toni Kolehmainen (born 20 July 1988 in Oulu) is a Finnish professional football midfielder who currently plays for Wisła Puławy in the Polish I liga.
Transport in Estonia relies mainly on road and rail networks.
The triband is one of the most common designs of flag, and is the design of some 30% of all current national flags.
Tsiatsungõlmaa training area is one of the six military training fields used by the Estonian Defence Forces.
Uku Suviste (born June 6, 1982, Võru, Estonia) is an Estonian singer-songwriter, pianist and music producer.
Uma Leht (literally Our Own Newspaper) is the only newspaper in the Võro language which is spoken in Southern Estonia.
Valga County (Valga maakond), or Valgamaa is the first-level administrative unit in Estonia and one of 15 counties of Estonia.
Väimela is a small borough (alevik) in Võru Parish, Võru County in southeastern Estonia.
Võidupüha or Victory Day in English is a Public holiday in Estonia which takes on June 23.
The Võro Institute (Võro Instituut) is an Estonian state research and development institution dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the Võro language and culture.
Võrumaa, or Võru maakond (Võru County,, Võro maakund) officially, is a county in Southern Estonia.
Võru FC Helios is an Estonian football club based in Võru.
Võru JK was an Estonian football club based in Võru.
Võru Parish (Võru vald; Võro vald) is a rural municipality of Estonia, in Võru County.
The Võru train station is a suburban train station located in Võru, Estonia.
Villu Jürjo (born 12 November 1950, Türi) is an Estonian Lutheran cleric who is most notable for voting for the Estonian restoration of Independence.
Vladimirs Kamešs (born 28 October 1988) is a Latvian football midfielder, currently playing as a left winger for FC Yenisey Krasnoyarsk and Latvia national football team.
Voru may refer to.
The 180th Rifle Division was an infantry division of the Soviet Red Army, formed twice.
The 2010–11 KML season was the 87th season of top-tier basketball in Estonia.
The 2012 Baltic Cup was a football competition which was held on 1–3 June 2012 in Estonia.
The 2016–17 Baltic Men Volleyball League, known as Credit 24 Champions League for sponsorship reasons, was the 12th edition of the highest level of club volleyball in the Baltic states.
The 2018 Esiliiga B is the 6th season of the Esiliiga B, third-highest Estonian league for association football clubs, since its establishment in 2013.
The 2nd Tatsinskaya Guards Tank Corps was a Red Army tank corps that saw service during World War II on the Eastern Front.
The 2nd Infantry Brigade (2.) is an infantry brigade of the Estonian Land Forces.
The 50th Rocket Army was an army of the Soviet, later Russian Strategic Rocket Forces.
The 67th Army was a field army of the Soviet Union's Red Army.
The 7th Infantry Regiment, was one of the two fast deployment border-covering Estonian regiments created during the Estonian War of Independence, which lasted till the Soviet occupation of Estonia.