Teachers' Day in Bolivia
Teachers' Day in Bolivia is held on June 6. This event in the first decade of the month June is annual. Help us
Modesto Omiste Tinajeros (June 6, 1840 - 1898) was a Bolivian writer, journalist, educator, lawyer, politician, diplomat, and historian.
As acknowledgment of Omiste's dedication for the advancement of education and culture in Bolivia, his birthday of June 6 was announced in 1924 by Bolivian President Bautista Saavedra as the day to nationally celebrate Teacher's Day.
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