Add to favorite
 
1 February — City Day: Divnogorsk



Divnogorsk is a Siberian town founded in 1963.


Dates in History
1992—Russia and the USA declare the end of the Cold War.

1931—Boris Eltsin, President of Russian federation, is born.
Boris Eltsin is the first president of Russian Federation. On December 31 1999 he resigns from the post.

1884—Yevgeny Zamyatin, writer, is born.
In 1920 Zamyatin writes his highly acclaimed novel We, which is published in 1924 abroad and only in 1984 in the USSR. We is an anti-utopia describing the possible world of communism, which seems like a place nobody would want to live in.

1857—Vladimir Bekhterev , Russian neurophysiologist and psychiatrist, is born
Today Vladimir Mikhaylovich Bekhterev, famous Russian neurophysiologist and psychiatrist, who studied the formations of the brain and investigated conditioned reflexes, is born. To the lay public Vladimir Bekhterev is known for Bekhterevs disease, pelvospondylitis. Bekhterevs most important work, however, was in the study of reflexes and the morphology of the brain. He is the founder of psycho reflexology, transmitting to humans the same pattern of thinking that Pavlov had developed in his work on conditioned reflexes in dogs, and he used similar experiments. Bekhterev is thus a forerunner of behaviourism. His works are epoch-making, but at first received little attention as they were published in Russian.









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Far East  Museum Night  travel to Russia  Books  Vandalism  Free Events  Olympic champions  Smolensk  Elections 2012  Russian Cinema  North Caucasus  Kazansky railway station   Russian business  Buzuluk  Russian regions  Russian exports  Winzavod  Yuri Zhirkov  Chukotka  Kazan night life  Triumphal Square  Republic of Tatarstan  Theatre Festivals  Alina Ibragimova  Kari  Moscow Cuisine  Russian Finance Ministry  Social Tourism  Exhibitions in Moscow  Vladimir Vysotsky  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Festivals in Moscow  Russian tourism abroad  Roman Abramovich  White Crow Exhibition  Russian tourism  Erwin Blumenfeld  Best European Cruise Destination  Russian Museums   Moscow Kremlin   Concerts in St. Petersburg  RTS   children  St. Petersburg  Russian rouble  Technopark   Perekrestok  Sheremetyevo Airport  book hotels in Russia  Moscow 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites