Today is world fisheries day.
World fisheries day.
In 1754, Empress Elizabeth approved the draft of the Winter Palace.
Born on this day:
1462 Louis XII king of France (1498-1515).
1838 Paul Mauser German designer, gunsmith and entrepreneur.
1975 Tobey Maguire, American actor.
1574 Giorgio Vasari Italian painter, architect and writer of the age of mannerism.
1915 Alina Sharego the wife of the French painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir.
2001 Tove Jansson, the Finnish writer, artist and Illustrator, Creator of the image of the Moomins.
Vladimir, George, Joseph, Nicholas, Paul .