Сегодня родился Гребёнка Евгений Павлович
On February 2, 1812 Evgeny Pavlovich Hrebinka was born. This is a Ukrainian and Russian poet and writer. He wrote his works in Ukrainian and in Russian languages. He was a very clever child and he early learned to read and to write. When Evgeny moved to St. Petersburg, he was seriously fond of literature. The collection of his fables "Little Russian Fables" had a great success and were published by separate circulation in 1836. Same year he published also the full Little Russian translation of "Poltava", with dedication to Pushkin. Every year, since 1838, he published some stories. Evgeny was the author of verses "Dark Eyes" which became one of the romances in Russian language the most known in the world.