Who is Yag-mort?


Who is Yag-mort?Every nation has its myths, legends and fairy tales. Heroes of them - the individual, as a rule, colorful and bright. Yag-Mortes - hero tales of the North. In the language of the Komi Zyryan "nr" - wood, timber, "Mort" - the person. "Yag - Mort" means "forest man". At ...
 

Who was the author of the idea of the first teleconference of the USSR - the United States?


Who was the author of the idea of the first teleconference of the USSR - the United States?September 1, 1982, 25 years ago, in a California town of San Bernardino began a rock festival. One of its leaders - the technical genius Steve Wozniak, the head of the world-famous firm «Apple» proposed to "expand" the number of spectators at the expense of ...
 

Who is offended Verka Serduchka, or why the star forgets small home?


Who is offended Verka Serduchka, or why the star forgets small home?His last concert in his hometown of Poltava Danilko, aka Verka Serduchka, a mega-star of the world scale, with chic gave the room Dramatic Theatre named after N. Gogol ... The invited friends, classmates, neighbors, those who ...
 

Who is Jim Morrison?


Who is Jim Morrison?I sincerely hope for a decent quality of general education, the modern audience, however, just in case I will mention that it was Jim Morrison's name was singer and poet of the American rock group «The Doors», whose existence began in 1965 and ...
 

Why not be worth signing photo on the back?


Why not be worth signing photo on the back?Who among us does not love pictures? But quite recently there were no digital cameras or scanners, and computers in general is a rare miracle of technology. I am engaged in photography for a long time. For a long time, do not misunderstand me, born ...
 

Who yuzal my pisyuk? (For whom I've commented Alexei Makretskogo)


Who yuzal my pisyuk? (For whom I've commented Alexei Makretskogo)Manager is in his office and walks over to his desk. - Who yuzal my pisyuk? - He asks menacingly present. Then he pointed to his assistant. - Only she can juzat my pisyuk! 15 years ago fell into my hands Dictionary thief ...
 

Why on trilogy of Chonkin Vladimir Voinovich has worked nearly half a century?


Why on trilogy of Chonkin Vladimir Voinovich has worked nearly half a century?September 21 (other danym September 26) marks 75 years since the birth of Vladimir Voinovich. He was born in the city Stalinobade (now - Dushanbe), the son of a journalist and teacher of mathematics. At the age of 4 years ...
 

Who was the prototype of His Excellency the film about the Adjutant-scout?


Who was the prototype of His Excellency the film about the Adjutant-scout?September 27, 1867, 140 years ago, in a family of landless gentry Zeno May-Mayevsky son who received the birth name, Vladimir. The genus was originally Polish and one of the most ancient, but apart from pride in the name has long been nothing brought him ...
 

Who needs "to drunk tanks", or "Why do we trade?


Who needs "to drunk tanks", or "Why do we trade?Several years ago I saw a film about the Japanese cabinet. These people - unique professionals: they were taken off the wooden block chip thickness 0.005 mm! Then, of course, required a corresponding tool, which sharpened on ...
 

Who made the world's first parachute jump?


Who made the world's first parachute jump?October 22, 1797, 210 years ago in Paris Monceau Park in front of a crowd of thousands of citizens have risen to a height of 1000 meters in a balloon brothers Garner - Andre-Jacques and Jean-Baptiste. Event itself was not so ...
 

Who liberated Kenya?


Who liberated Kenya?Kenya - one of the most picturesque countries in Africa, in which, in addition to various parks and reserves, are the two highest mountains on the continent - Kilimanjaro and Kenya. Mount Kenya, the legends of the tribe inhabiting this area ...
 

Who opened the first free kindergarten in Russia?


Who opened the first free kindergarten in Russia?October 25, 1872, 135 years ago, the newspaper Tula Provincial Gazette "appeared a short announcement:" With the permission of the trustee of the Moscow School District I open on 1 November this year at the Great Gentry street, at home, ...
 

Why should I join the library?


Why should I join the library?In today's world, television and the Internet are increasingly being squeezed out of our life book. Time is on our reading. And although the Internet is you can find many books in electronic form, read from the screen still not very comfortable. A book ...
 

Why skill of the artist Vereshchagina called startling?


Why skill of the artist Vereshchagina called startling?In 1860, the best graduate of the Naval College, which was intended for a brilliant career, tendered his resignation. Defying her parents and the public opinion seventeen Vasily Vereshchagin preferred prestigious naval service toil ...
 

Who was Leonid Khrushchev: hero or traitor?


Who was Leonid Khrushchev: hero or traitor?November 10, 1917, 90 years ago, the family of the future General Secretary Nikita Khrushchev came firstborn, whom he called Leonid. The time was very heavy, military, prevailed in the country starvation, devastation, rampant disease. In ...