Who are the actors Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein called "werewolf"?


Who are the actors Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein called "werewolf"?May 2, 1988, 20 years ago, in Leningrad, 73, died outstanding Soviet actor Paul Petrovich Kadochnikov. Petersburger by birth, he seemed to embody the entire multi-faceted soul of his native city. He was multifaceted, as ...
 

Which famous painter combinations of dots and dashes?


Which famous painter combinations of dots and dashes?April 27, 1791 in the town of Charlestown (Mass.) was born Samuel Finley Breese Morse (Samuel Finley Breese Morse). Since childhood, Samuel wanted to become an artist. For 20 years his talent is so determined that he is for further study of painting ...
 

What Wolfgang Pauli received the Nobel Prize?


What Wolfgang Pauli received the Nobel Prize?April 25, 1900 in Vienna, was born Wolfgang Pauli (Wolfgang Pauli) - Austrian-Swiss physicist. In 1921 he received the diploma of the University of Munich. Interestingly, in 1919, a third-Pauli, who was commissioned to write for the Encyclopedia ...
 

What thinks the head is separated from the body?


What thinks the head is separated from the body?Name a famous Belgian painter Antoine Joseph Wirz, who was born in 1806, not every reader is familiar. Even art critics. Meanwhile, he lived a very rough life, and remembered contemporaries paintings of colossal dimensions to ...
 

To collect, old legends, to be forgotten? The fate of talent ...


To collect, old legends, to be forgotten? The fate of talent ...All of us - we want or not want - are linked with the history of Russia, folk traditions and customs. Among the collectors and keepers of these traditions, coming from the depths of centuries, has a special name - Apollonovich Corinth, the author is very valuable in content and ...
 

That left us a legacy of Philip Vigel?


That left us a legacy of Philip Vigel?About Philip Philipovich Vigel nowadays know a few, although the last time his "Memoirs" withstood several reprints and the bookstores do not flop. And the memories, it's worth noting most curious, because Vigel close friend ...
 

The more famous the last prince of Moscow?


The more famous the last prince of Moscow?Oddly enough, it will focus on French subjects. His name - Michel Ney. It was he, the legendary marshal in Napoleon's army after Borodino was a noble man the title of Prince of Moscow, adding it to the ducal, which was awarded ...
 

Where he was born and raised Fyodor Chaliapin? Part II.


Where he was born and raised Fyodor Chaliapin? Part II.In 1881, Chaliapin moved into the house of merchant Usmanov at Haymarket Square (later Kirov Street, Moscow 64). Their neighbor was a blacksmith, who "did not drink vodka and sang very well ..." That it was he who was the first teacher who gave lessons singing skill ...
 

The first piece of a classic read aloud for good food?


The first piece of a classic read aloud for good food?April 12, 1823, 180 years ago, the son of a deacon of the church of the Protection of Zamoskvorechye Nikolai Ostrovsky's son, whom he called Alexander. Nikolai himself, despite the fact that he was a special clergy, never closed on one thing ....
 

Where he was born and raised Fyodor Chaliapin? Part I


Where he was born and raised Fyodor Chaliapin? Part IApril 12, 1938, 70 years ago, died a great artist, whose name was Fyodor Chaliapin. He died far from his native country, away from all that surrounded him in childhood and young years, living the last ten-plus years in exile. Where ...
 

To whom the artists muse came in rags, and gave a love for life? Constantine Huon


To whom the artists muse came in rags, and gave a love for life? Constantine HuonApril 11, 1958, exactly half a century ago, heart stopped beating the man who most amazing way to feel comfortable and at the royal autocracy, and in building a socialist future. Artists who are most ...
 

When born Vadim Kozin? Linden anniversary.


When born Vadim Kozin? Linden anniversary.- I have no document. - It's ... a hallucination, that's it, your document. Mikhail Bulgakov. Vadim Kozin - one of the best figures in the national stage 30 and 40 years of XX century. Biography of the man is a bizarre mixture of fact and ...
 

What talents possessed Leonid Leonov? The strokes to the portrait of a strong personality


What talents possessed Leonid Leonov? The strokes to the portrait of a strong personalityTo admirers of national literature does not know the name of Leonid Leonov - the recognized classics of literature, the author of "Russian Forest", "Invasion", "Escape of Mr. McKinley! He was born to a "people's writer" ML Leonov, on the eve of the XX century, in ...
 

What we know about Rome Lebedev - one of the founders of the theater "Romen"?


What we know about Rome Lebedev - one of the founders of the theater "Romen"?March 31, 1903, 105 years ago, the son of the conductor of the Moscow Gypsy choir Ivan (however, the Roma have been addressed, for sure, otherwise) Lebedev and his wife, singer of the same choir, a son, who went down in history as Ivan, but exclude other ...
 

Where to live in Moscow, the memory of Sergei Yesenin?


Where to live in Moscow, the memory of Sergei Yesenin?In Moscow, the Bolshoi Strochenovsky lane, cramped modern buildings, hiding two-story wooden house, where in 1912 he settled Yesenin. Thus began "assimilation" of Moscow. Soon he will be able to call himself "the Moscow ...