Сегодня родился Шокальский Юлий Михайлович
On October 17, 1856 Shokalsky Yuli Mikhaylovich was born. This is a Russian scientist-geographer, an oceanographer, a cartographer, a lieutenant-general, a chairman of the Russian geographical society, a brilliant teacher. Yuli graduated from the Nikolaev Sea academy. In 1880 he got to scientific work in the field of geography, wrote some scientific works on sea meteorology. Then he taught mathematics, navigation and physical geography in sea school. He taught at Sea academy, in Leningrad University and in other educational schools.