Catherine II The Great
Starting in 1762 her reign, Catherine II tried to arrange the state in accordance with the ideals of the Enlightenment. It embodied important and significant reforms for the empire, gaining…

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CAREER DEVELOPMENT
In 1931, a young specialist worked at the Central Clinical Hospital of one of the capital aircraft factories. After a couple of months, he moved to the Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute.…

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Charlie Chaplin
Sir Charles Sainser "Charley" Chaplin, KBE (English Charles Spencer "Charlie" Chaplin; April 16, 1889 - December 25, 1977) - an outstanding American and English film actor, screenwriter, composer and director,…

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Clement Timiryazev

Dmitriy Mendeleev

SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITY
In 1855, Mendeleev graduated with honors and began teaching first at the gymnasium of Simferopol, then at Odessa (he was sent to the south for health amendment at the request of the university to the Ministry of Education). A year later, at the University of the City on the Neva, he defended his master’s thesis, in 1857 presented another qualifying work and began lecturing students in chemistry as an assistant professor. Continue reading

William Shakespeare
Shakespeare (Shakespeare) William (23.4. 1564, Stratford-on-Avon, - 23.4.1616, ibid.), English playwright and poet. Rod in the family of an artisan and merchant John S. He studied at a grammar school,…

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Fidel Castro
The leader of the Cuban revolution, Comandante, the permanent leader of Cuba for more than fifty years - all this is about him the great and terrible Fidel Castro. About…

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Boris Godunov
Boris Godunov in Historical Figures Boris Godunov is a great politician and statesman, from 1598 to 1605, the year - Tsar of All Russia. Boris Godunov was born in 1552…

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Alexey Anatolyevich Navalny
Alexey Anatolyevich Navalny is a lawyer, a popular opposition blogger and a public figure, the founder of the Anti-Corruption Foundation, the chairman of the Progress Party. In the past, he…

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