Сегодня родился Шаламов Варлам Тихонович
On June 18, 1907 Shalamov Varlam Tikhonovich was born. This is a Russian prose writer and a poet of Soviet period. The creator of one of literary cycles about life of the prisoners of Soviet labor camps in 1930 — 1956. Based on Shlamov's works "Last fight of the major Pugachyov" and "Lenin's Will" movies were shot. In honor of the writer the asteroid "3408 Shalamov" was called.