Dates in History
1866Lev Shestov, philosopher, is born.|
Lev Shestov is one of the founders of the existential philosophy.
1864Moscow Zoo is opened|
Scientists-biologists of the Imperial Society organized the first zoo garden,where many species of local fauna were presented.After the Revolution of 1917 the Zoo was nationalized,nowadays its territory is 21 hectares and there are 7 000 animals and birds.