Add to favorite
15 January

Dates in History
1897—Golden coins come into use in Russia.
There are two kinds of new coins Imperial and Half-Imperial. Ruble becomes one of the most stable currencies in the world.

1891—Osip Mandelshtam, poet, is born.
One of the most famous poets of the Silver Age of Russian Poetry (the first quarter of the twentieth century).

1795—Alexander Griboyedov, diplomat, playwright, is born.
Alexander Griboyedov is the author of one of the most popular Russian play of the XIX century Gore ot Uma (Wit Works Woe). The text of the play almost completely turns into catch-phrases.

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
Tula Museums  the Kamchatka region  international cooperation  Russian Literature  Russian business  All-Russian Museum of Decorative-Applied and Folk Art  Archeology  Dmitri Prigov  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Right Cause party  St. Basil's Cathedral  Vocie Tapping  Zakharov  Russian biology  Exhibitions in Moscow  Tver  Russian Icon Museum  sanctions  Russian theatre  Laws in Russia  Russian Cinema  Russian officials  Russian directors  Amur Region  Russian tourism  accommodation in Russia  Russian celebrations  Irkutsk  Russia Travel Tips  the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug   Zaryadye  St. Petersburg  FC Terek Grozny  Russian history  Boris Grebenshchikov  Moscow  Kurgan Region  Joseph Stalin  Moscow Panorama  Russian regions  Vladivostok  Russian drivers  Yury Kuklachev  Nilov Monastery  Moscow Kremlin   Maria Sharapova  Russian Railways  criminality  Primorye  Leopards 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites