Who created the vodka before Mendeleev?


Who created the vodka before Mendeleev?Already noticed that people often draws attention to the brand and its stores, primarily due to an unusual and unconventional, and sometimes strange name. Often, the name that receives the trademark meets the name of the region, where ...
 

Sergei Biryuzov: as an orphan became Marshal of the Soviet Union?


Sergei Biryuzov: as an orphan became Marshal of the Soviet Union?October 19, 1964, 45 years ago, over Moscow was thick fog. Flight, on which members of the governmental delegation of the USSR were to go to Belgrade to celebrate the 20 anniversary of the liberation of the Yugoslav capital, was detained. And members of ...
 

Hans Wilhelm Geiger: as the son of a professor of philology carried away by nuclear physics?


Hans Wilhelm Geiger: as the son of a professor of philology carried away by nuclear physics?September 30, 1882 in the small German town of Neustadt in the family of the future professor of Philology University Erlangerskogo Wilhelm Ludwig Geiger, was born the firstborn, who was named Hans. Professor Wilhelm Ludwig began when the eldest son ...
 

Artem Cheerful: why, despite the nickname, writer's life was joyless?


Artem Cheerful: why, despite the nickname, writer's life was joyless?On September 27, 1899, 110 years ago, in Samara, in a poor family Volga porter Ivan Kochkurova a son named Nicholas. Wife of Ivan - Theodore - bore a total of 14 children, but only two survived - Nicholas and his brother Basil. K. ..
 

Sergei Tretyakov: Kolchak as a minister "reforge" in the Soviet spy?


Sergei Tretyakov: Kolchak as a minister "reforge" in the Soviet spy?September 7, 1882 in Moscow, in the family textile manufacturers Tretyakov, there was a joyful event - the light appeared Sergei Tretyakov, Jr., grandson of Sergei Mikhailovich, one of the founders of the legendary art gallery. Sergey ...
 

Inga Artamonova: like a sick little girl grew up in a TB four times world champion?


Inga Artamonova: like a sick little girl grew up in a TB four times world champion?August 29, 1936 Anna from Moscow Artamonov had a daughter, called Inga. It so happened that her husband, Anna is left, and two children, Inga and her brother, Vladimir, she had to educate itself, though, helped her mother. Girls do not ...
 

Alla Yoshpe and Stahan Rakhimov: reinforcing a difficult family?


Alla Yoshpe and Stahan Rakhimov: reinforcing a difficult family?"Alyosha," Those eyes, on the contrary, "And my mom says no kissing" - it would seem, from where it is in memory, and the like should not even appear, however - there ... Alla Yoshpe and Stahan Rakhimov - People's Artist of Russia. But the title of this was obtained only in the ...
 

How to get a Nobel Prize? Rntgen


How to get a Nobel Prize? RntgenIn the late 1940's the Soviet Union began to fight with subservience to the West, to prove that everything in the world invented the first Russian. Immediately he went for a walk anecdote, which amounted to the fact that X-rays has opened Ivan the Terrible. After ...
 

Robert Christmas: as a "serious" poet has become a songwriter?


Robert Christmas: as a "serious" poet has become a songwriter?August 19, 1994, 15 years ago, her heart stopped beating one of the most original Soviet Russian poets - Robert Ivanovich Rozhdestvensky. He suffered a painful breakup of the Soviet Union, frankly do not understand how a country 10 years ago ...
 

Gucci. As the doorman of the hotel the whole world arrayed splendidly?


Gucci. As the doorman of the hotel the whole world arrayed splendidly?One of the most influential in the modern world of fashion - fashion-industry Gucci. But no biographer can not tell you in detail his real history. This story is full of tragic and inexplicable circumstances. Although, of course, it does not ...
 

Natalia Oreiro, or scandalous actress - who is she?


Natalia Oreiro, or scandalous actress - who is she?Fans of the famous actress Natalia Oreiro know that its full name - Natalia Marisa Oreiro Iglesias Poghio Bowry. They know also that she was born in 1977, the 19 th of May in the capital of Uruguay, Montevideo. The girl's father spent his life ...
 

Sandro Botticelli: Can you tell me the creation of the painter on shades of ocher?


Sandro Botticelli: Can you tell me the creation of the painter on shades of ocher?Alessandro di Mariano di Vanni Filipepi, known to us as Sandro Botticelli, was born March 1, 1445. After receiving initial training from a jeweler, Botticelli in 1462 goes to Florence and entered the studio of Fra Filippo Lippi. New Style ...
 

Ruben David Gonzalez Gallego. As a man who can not walk, had received the Booker Prize?


Ruben David Gonzalez Gallego. As a man who can not walk, had received the Booker Prize?Life of Ruben David Gonzalez Gallego - one big hill. Woe, that nothing is impossible to fix. Mountain, which is stuck forever. But Ruben did not give up and finds himself a happy man. On the Internet, his photographs are more common in ...
 

Immortal Avicenna, or what is known "method of Sin"?


Immortal Avicenna, or what is known "method of Sin"?In the history of world science X-XI century, is considered to be Central Asian period. A whole galaxy of great scientists and lexicographer who worked at that time in Maurya (the area between the Amu Darya and Syr Darya), had a tremendous impact on the progress of all ...
 

Who are you, Chaadayev?


Who are you, Chaadayev?During the life of Peter Yakovlevich Chaadaeva about him were legends. Identity of the mysterious and gloomy, it's called speculation and controversy about yourself, did not stop until now. 215 years ago, June 7, 1794 in Moscow into a noble family Chaadayev was born ...