Today is the birthday of the microphone.
The Day Of St. Casimir.
1877 – At the Bolshoi theatre hosted the premiere of Tchaikovsky’s ballet “Swan lake”.
1877 – birthday of the microphone: American Emile Berliner created a microphone.
1955 – the company “Sony” started the production of handheld radios.
Born this day:
1678 – Antonio Vivaldi, Italian composer, violinist, teacher, conductor.
1954 – Boris Moiseev Soviet and Russian dancer, choreographer, singer, Honored artist of Russia.
1832 – Jean-françois Champollion, French historian-orientalist, founder of Egyptology.
1852 – Nikolai Gogol Ukrainian writer, classic of world literature.
1916 – Franz Marc, German artist-expressionist.
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