Dates in History
1939New medal appears in USSR|
New kind of medal was passed by the government,which was called "Golden Star",and was to be given only to the Heroes of the Soviet Union.
1858Ivan Ostroukhov, painter-peredwizhnik, is born|
He is also famous as collector and patron of art, as he curated the State Tretyakov gallery after death of its founder Pavel Tretyakov.