Сегодня родился Погодин Михаил Петрович
On November 23, 1800 in Moscow Pogodin Mikhail Petrovich was born. This is a Russian historian, a collector, a journalist, a publisher. Since the childhood he liked to study and to read. Pogodin was a professor of the Moscow University. In the middle of the XIX century he was interested in Slavic peoples and Slavic history. Pogodin was actively engaged in literary activity, brought a noticeable contribution to formation of the Russian story. Pogodin was a famous collector. He had a big collection of subjects of old times: about 200 icons, basten pictures, weapons, ware, about 400 cast images, about 600 copper and silver crosses, about 30 ancient hanging seals, up to 2000 coins and medals, 800 old printing books, about 2000 manuscripts, including ancient diplomas and judicial acts.