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Saturday, June 22

Today is a name day for
Ludmila, Laimdots, Laimiņš

Memorial sign “Dīriķupīte”

Address By the highway P85 Riga HPP - Jaunjelgava, Birzgale parish, Ogre municipality

Located on the banks of the small river Dīriķupīte, Dīriķi household was childhood home for Latvian poet Andrejs Pumpurs. It was destroyed during World War I (1914-1918). The memorial sign created by the sculptor V. Titāns was installed in 1990 and is a gift from the Latvian Culture foundation.