Сегодня родился Гуревич Михаил Иосифович
On January 12, 1893 Gurevich Mikhail Iosifovich was born. This is an outstanding Soviet engineer-aircraft designer. He studied at Montpellier University in France and at aircraft constructing faculty of the Kharkov institute of technology. Then he worked as a design engineer and was engaged in designing and construction of gliders. In the years of war he participated in creation of experimental aircraft, after war he was engaged in development of high-speed and supersonic front fighters, many of which a long time were produced by big series and were on arms of the Air Force of the USSR.