Сегодня родился Ивченко Александр Георгиевич
On November 23, 1903 Ivchenko Alexander Georgiyevich was born. This is a famous Soviet scientist, a founder of aviation turbo-propeller engines of a big resource, a founder of the Zaporozhye machine-building design office "Progress", a Doctor of Engineering. Ivchenko was born in a big family: he had 10 brothers and sisters. Alexander worked since 17 years. In 1935 he graduated from faculty of "internal combustion engines" at the Kharkov mechanical engineering institute. After the graduation of institute Ivchenko worked as an engineer on assembly and test of aviation engines at the Zaporozhye plant of Baranov No. 29 (now "Motor Sich"). For his research works of creation of aviation engines of a big resource Alexander Ivchenko got the academic degree of the Doctor of Engineering in November, 1962.