Сегодня родился Салтыков-Щедрин Михаил Евграфович
On January 27, 1826 Saltykov-Shchedrin Mikhail Evgrafovich was born. This is a Russian writer, a journalist, an editor of the «Domestic Notes» magazine. Mikhail was born in a noble family and was the sixth child. Since his childhood he wrote verses. His behavior at school was not exemplary. Its school nickname was "the gloomy lyceum student". Saltykov-Shchedrin's stories and compositions are translated into foreign languages though a peculiar style of the author is extremely difficult for translators.