Photo: RIA Novosti
Mikhail Kalashnikov who invented the legendary Kalashnikov assault rifle celebrates his 94 birthday today in a close family setting.
For the occasion, a new museum complex is being planned in the designer's native village Kurja located in the Altay region. The opening ceremony of the museum has been scheduled for November 15th, which will be attended by the famous inventor and his family members as well.
Mikhail Kalashnikov was born on November 10, 1919. He invented the world-famous Kalashnikov assault rifle, which bears his name.
(Oroszorszag Hangja - hungarianambiance.com)