Сегодня родился Вилькицкий Борис Андреевич
On April 3, 1885 Boris Andreevich Vilkitsky was born in Pulkovo (Russia). This is a Russian naval officer, a researcher of Arctic. In 1918 he became the chief of the Soviet hydrographic expedition of the West Siberian region of the Arctic Ocean. Islands in the Laptev Sea, passage between Taimyr and Severnaya Zemlya, and also the gulf in the Barents Sea, two capes and a glacier on islands Novaya Zemlya were called by the name of Vilkitsky.