Сегодня родился Гиляровский Владимир Алексеевич
On December 8, 1855 Gilyarovsky Vladimir Alekseevich was born. This is a Russian writer, a journalist who was called "the king of reporters". He participated in the Russian-Turkish war, served in the Caucasus. Vladimir liked to do sketches and to write verses. His first verses were published in 1873. In 1881 Gilyarovsky arrived to Moscow where he started working at the theater. Later he started working as the reporter in a Moscow newspaper.