Сегодня родился Свирин Михаил Николаевич
On November 1, 1960 in Moscow Svirin Mikhail Nikolaevich was born. This is a Russian engineer and a journalist. He is known for studying of history of the Soviet tanks of times of the Great Patriotic War, and also for his books about the Soviet and German military equipment. In 1984 he graduated from the Moscow institute of electronic mechanical engineering. Svirin was a participant of two wars, was a sapper. Svirin participated in operations on mine clearing in many countries of the former USSR where he got several explosive contusions. He actively went in for journalism and promotion of history of the Soviet tank construction.