Сегодня родился Бегичев Никифор Алексеевич
On February 19, 1874 Begichev Nikifor Alekseevich was born. This is a Russian sailor and a polar traveler. For his life he took part in a large number of sea expeditions. Begichev went from Kronstadt to the Antilles three times, participated in expedition for studying of New Siberian Archipelago and others. Begichev's Islands, streets in Moscow, Astrakhan, Volgograd, Novosibirsk, Norilsk are called by his name.