What we know about Borges?


What we know about Borges?If you ask people around them: "What do you know about Borges?" - Do not think you hear intelligible answer. Maybe somebody will remember this name, but anyone and it works, but the life of this man you hardly anyone will tell. A pity ...
 

What did they do with Einstein's brain after his death?


What did they do with Einstein's brain after his death?March 14, 1879 in the German city of Ulm was born Albert Einstein. As a child he showed no signs of genius, and his father, manager of the electrochemical plant, made a wise move, the task of teaching the child to his brother, and on ...
 

What we know about Mariss Jansons?


What we know about Mariss Jansons?Conductor, a Latvian-born Mariss Jansons is one of the world's most famous conductors of our time. His name is known in every country, with orchestras bind different countries. Possessing an amazing conductor's talent, Jansons quickly ...
 

Who was Jean-Marie Brood?


Who was Jean-Marie Brood?... Journalist Paul Kerzhan accidentally learns of the machinations of a respectable businessman and an influential political figure - Benot Lambert. The entrepreneur expects scandal. Paul begins his investigation. Detects interesting facts ...
 

When you risk running into the boycott?


When you risk running into the boycott?If almost simultaneously firing two shotgun barrels - will doublet! History also sometimes likes to shoot doublet, such as in 1831 and 1832, when one and the same day, March 12 born two men whose names are on the ears ...
 

Who is Stephen Hawking?


Who is Stephen Hawking?Stephen Hawking examines the fundamental laws that govern the universe. Among his publications are a number of famous scientific papers: "Large-scale structure of space-time" (co-authored with J. F. K. Ellis), "General Theory ...
 

Why Ut'osova named artist of large and small theaters?


Why Ut'osova named artist of large and small theaters?March 9, 2007 marks exactly a quarter century since the day when not with us was a great Utesov. Even if Lazarus I. Vaysbeyn would not take this sonorous name, he would be without this rose to a rock in the middle of the vast sea voiceless ...
 

Someone called "Hasten to do good"?


Someone called "Hasten to do good"?Dr. Theodore P. Haas (Haas Frederick Joseph) lived in Russia in the era of feudal slavery under the rule of two kings: Alexander I and Nicholas I. He was born in a small German town, in 22 years received a medical degree, ...
 

With George Pullman invented besides the famous sleeper?


With George Pullman invented besides the famous sleeper?March 3, 1831 in America was born George Mortimer Pullman (Pullman). Many years later meticulous reporters in the same States and Europe have tried to find out where he actually was born and in which the family was born, George smiled sweetly and said: "Yes ...
 

Was the grandfather of Pushkin is a strange man?


Was the grandfather of Pushkin is a strange man?February 28, 1723 was born a man, without whom there would be no light at the genius of Russian poetry of Alexander Pushkin. He called the Lion, he received a patronymic Alexandrovich, and last name, just been - Pushkin. Unfortunately, he did not live up to the birth ...
 

As Levi Strauss invented the "riveted waist overalls?


As Levi Strauss invented the "riveted waist overalls?If you were born dreary day on Feb. 26, 1829 the sixth child in the second marriage, as your father's name is Hersh Strauss - this is not a reason to sprinkle ashes on his head! Even despite the fact that you called the name Loeb! In the end, it is always easy ...
 

Which of the Brothers Grimm was a "Negro literature"?


Which of the Brothers Grimm was a "Negro literature"?February 24, 1786 in the heart of Germany in the county of Hanau would have stayed the February dreary gray day, if the family of one of the many vassals of Count - Grimm's lawyer was not born a second son. He was christened Wilhelm Carl and honestly ...
 

As the world learned of Van Gogh?


As the world learned of Van Gogh?The famous Van Gogh museum since opening in 1973, acquired a great reputation worldwide. During the past 33 years millions of tourists from all over the world visited the museum. Exhibited in the museum paintings, drawings and photographs provide ...
 

Who was born on January 31, or Where can draw scenes for the series?


Who was born on January 31, or Where can draw scenes for the series?There is probably no single person, who at least once in a lifetime "is not sank on serials. Moreover, all these stories "Just the Mari", "slave Isaura" and other cud tear pales in comparison with real historical characters. Do not believe me? ...