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Specified date of the birth of Sergei Prokudin-Gorsky in the new style (30 August)

Specified date of the birth of Sergei Prokudin-Gorsky in the new style (30 August). Previously it was thought that he was born on August 31, new style, as this date of birth is written on his gravestone cross. However, in the 19th century, the difference between the Julian and Gregorian calendar was only 12 days. Since, as it is known, Prokudin-Gorsky was born on August 18, old style, in the modern calendar, his birthday falls on August 30.



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