Сегодня родился Брюллов Александр Павлович
On November 29, 1798 Bryullov Alexander Pavlovich was born in St. Petersburg. This is a Russian artist and an architect. Alexander was born in a family of an "academician of an ornamental sculpture". Together with younger brother he studied in Academy of Arts and he was sent for 6 years outward. Bryullov visited Munich, Paris, Rome, Sicily, Pompeii, England where he developed his architectural projects. On Bryullov's project Pulkovo Observatory and a set of buildings in St. Petersburg and its vicinities were constructed.