Сегодня родился Шевырёв Степан Петрович
On October 30, 1806 in Saratov Shevyryov Stepan Petrovich was born. This is a Russian literary critic, a historian of literature, a poet of Slavophile belief, academician of the Petersburg Academy of Sciences. He got a house education and learned early to read. Since the childhood he knew French and German languages. Stepan served in the Moscow archive of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He was the member of a literary and philosophical club, participated in the organization and edition of the magazine "Moskovsky Vestnik", wrote verses. Shevyryov studied history of art and architecture in Switzerland and Italy. He was on friendly terms with Gogol and knew his financial affairs. Shevyryov was married to the illegitimate daughter of the prince of Golitsyn.