10 Interesting Facts About Uzda

Facts About Uzda

Facts About Uzda

  • Uzda is a city in the Minsk Region of Belarus.
  • Uzda was first referred to in 1450 as a country estate belonging to the Korsaks.
  • In 1793, it became a part of the Russian Empire.
  • In 1798, the owner of the town, Kasimir Zaviha, built a wooden Catholic church named the Exaltation of the Holy Cross.
  • Uzda is located 72 km south-west of Minsk, 31 km from the town of Stoŭbcy, and 24 km from the town of Dzyarzhynsk.
  • Notable people of Uzda: Moshe Feinstein & Devorah Baron.
  • In 1574, Symon Budny spent time there working on a Bible publication.
  • The estimated Population of Uzda is 10,000.
  • The name of Uzda means “bridle.”
  • On July 30, 1966, it became an independent district.
Facts About Uzda
Interesting Facts About Uzda