Сегодня родился Урванцев Николай Николаевич
On January 29, 1893 Urvantsev Nikolay Nikolaevich was born. This is a Russian Soviet geologist, researcher of the Arctic, founder of Norilsk. Since his childhood he read much. His father had a good library where were many books about polar travel. Nikolay was fond of geology and stories about researchers of the Arctic. Urvantsev was a very erudite person. He was always interested in reading and technique.