Who contemporaries called a doctor from the doctors? Part 2


Who contemporaries called a doctor from the doctors? Part 2Today, after a half century, it is very difficult to assess the entire value of the individual Johann Friedrich Dieffenbach. But the fact that it is in Dieffenbach studied at the time outstanding Russian surgeon Nikolai Pirogov and Fedor Inozemtsev, says ...
 

Who contemporaries called a doctor from the doctors? Part 1


Who contemporaries called a doctor from the doctors? Part 1On a quiet street in the heart of Kaliningrad Kaliningrad's Hospital is located North-Western Regional Medical Center, which many citizens of habit called "port". The portal of the building and today you can see two high relief ...
 

How can shock the audience? Auguste Rodin


How can shock the audience? Auguste RodinNovember 17, 1917, 90 years ago, in Meudon, went into cardiac arrest the famous French sculptor Auguste Rodin. The man who almost from his first work he loved to shock the respectable public. Put yourself in the place of the committee members ...
 

Who can explain why the sun yellow and sky blue?


Who can explain why the sun yellow and sky blue?November 12, 1842 in Langford, Grove (county of Essex) was born John William Lord Rayleigh (John William Rayleigh), English physicist, Nobel laureate. Received education at home. He graduated from Trinity College at Cambridge University, where he worked as before ...
 

Who gave us a fairy tale?


Who gave us a fairy tale?The name Walt Disney is familiar to all. And much more aware of his creations, who gave joy to millions of kids and their parents. Legendary storyteller long gone with us, but the fruits of his labors live. And many people still believe that Walt more ...
 

Artist Ivan Nikitin. As fate of the first Russian gofmalera?


Artist Ivan Nikitin. As fate of the first Russian gofmalera?A contemporary and close associate of Peter I Nikitich Ivan Nikitin was born around 1690 in the family court priest dowager queen Praskovya Feodorovna. Information about his childhood has been preserved, but one can assume that the basics of painting skill ...
 

In honor of whom is named "Katyusha"?


In honor of whom is named "Katyusha"?October 29, 1897, 110 years ago (according to other sources, 1899 or 1900), in the village quickly that there were at that time in the Kaluga province, the son of a railway worker Gregory Kostikova a son, named Andrew. All my childhood ...
 

Who has paid for the war that he beat her "with the scope and without mercy"?


Who has paid for the war that he beat her "with the scope and without mercy"?October 26, 1842, 165 years ago, in a family of Cherepovets landlord Vasily Vereshchagin's baby boy, named in honor of his father Basil. It was the second child in the family, but in general, Anna Pavlovna, the wife of Marshal of the Nobility of Cherepovets district ...
 

How we remember Colin McRae?


How we remember Colin McRae?Only six weeks ago, I watched Colin McRae - a living legend of motorsport! - Tells about their victories to one of the reporters and shows how it is difficult bends. No one would have thought that after a couple of days on Sept. 15 by Colin ...
 

Who first suggested that young people "chew granite science"?


Who first suggested that young people "chew granite science"?October 11, 1922, 85 years ago, opened in Moscow V Congress of Komsomol. The Congress was in many respects, though, if only because the Civil War was coming to an end (the last page was the release of Vladivostok from the Japanese ...
 

I blame Natalia Pushkin the poet's death?


I blame Natalia Pushkin the poet's death?September 8, 1812 (27 August, Old Style), 190 years ago, the estate Karian, Tambov province, where the family lived Goncharovs children following the forced departure from Moscow because of Napoleon's invasion, a girl, called Natasha ....
 

Who has not heard "Ziganshin boogie!"? Rock around the clock ...


Who has not heard "Ziganshin boogie!"? Rock around the clock ...The song is known, perhaps, all those who are for the 1960-th year, is already out of diaper age. I checked - ask those who are born that way 1950-55 - remember. Smile spread out! Words begin to slander! And then sing - this here ...
 

Henry Ford: genius inventor and industrialist, or a dictator and an anti-Semite?


Henry Ford: genius inventor and industrialist, or a dictator and an anti-Semite?Henry Ford - a name that we are one of the first recall after any of these phrases: "American industry", "Cars," "pipeline installation", "the greatest businessmen and even simply" twentieth century ". The son of a farmer, did not get a full ...
 

Who first tried to get to the North Pole in a balloon?


Who first tried to get to the North Pole in a balloon?July 11, 1897, exactly 110 years ago, the head of the Patent Office Swedish engineer Salomon August Andre, along with fellow Knut Fraenkel and Nils Strindberg was launched on a balloon to the North Pole. They have had 36 e-mail ...
 

If a neighbor - Hero?


If a neighbor - Hero?8 th July 2007 would have turned 90 years old my neighbor across the courtyard on the street in Kazan Sechenov Mishe.Oni uncle and my father the same age, born in 1917, lived a long life and died too, in one year 2002. Buried at the cemetery in Kazan Arsk ....