Сегодня родился Гончаров Иван Александрович
On June 18, 1812 Goncharov Ivan Aleksandrovich was born. This is a Russian writer known for his works "Ordinary History", "Fiascos" and "Break". Goncharov got a house education, and then studied in private board. When he was ten, he was sent to Moscow for training in commercial school. On July 2, 2012 the Bank of Russia has released the commemorative coin devoted to the 200 anniversary since the birth of the writer a nominal 2 rubles with Goncharov's image in the Russia series "Outstanding Persons". The coin is made of silver 925 with 5000 copies and 17 grams weighing.