Сегодня родился Галич Александр Аркадьевич
On October 19, 1918 Galich Alexander Arkadyevich was born (a real name Ginzburg). This is a Soviet poet, a screenwriter, a playwright, a prose writer, an author and a performer of own songs. Since the end of the 1950th Galich starts composing songs, singing them under own accompaniment with a seven-stringed guitar. He performed the songs at apartments, on so-called "house concerts". His songs were circulated and passed each other in tape recordings thanks to which he became more and more popular.