Сегодня родился Бове Осип Иванович
On November 4, 1784 Bowe Osip Ivanovich was born. This is a famous Russian architect well-known for reconstruction of Moscow after the fire of 1812. Bowe's role in creation of image of Moscow can be compared only to Rossi's work in St. Petersburg. He created mainly in style of classicism. Bowe was born in St. Petersburg in a family of the Neapolitan artist Vincenzo Giovanni Bova who arrived to Russia in 1782 for work in the Hermitage. He got an architectural education at architectural school. Under supervision of Bowe was done reconstruction of Red Square, earth strengthenings round the Kremlin are demolished and the ditch was filled up, the Kremlin (Aleksandrovsky) garden was laid out, the Arena was constructed and many other things were made.