Add to favorite
 
9 January




Dates in History
1797—Ferdinand Vrangel, seafarer, admiral, is born.
Vrangel is director of Russian-American Company and ruler of Russian settlements in North America, and also one of the founders of the Russian Geographical Society. When Russia decides to sell Alaska to the USA Ferdinand Vrangel is against it, but he is already retired and has no power to change this decision.









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
All Events  Afghan  Anapa  International Astronautical Federation  Komi Republic  Russian government  St. Petersburg  Karachay-Cherkessia  Moscow  Russian regions  Novgorod Region  Alexander Vakhrameyev  Andrey Tarkovsky Film Festival  Russian State Corporation  Fires  Crimea  Sochi Games   Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian Poets  US sanctions  Gorky Park  Skolkovo  Zheleznogorsk (Krasnoyarsk Krai)  XIV Architecture Biennale  Irkutsk  Classical Music  pedestrian zones  Festivals in Moscow  Golden Ring  Tchebarkul  Russian tourism  society  contest  Alexander Belyayev  Sergey Yursky  Free online cinema   Russian business  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian Cinema  Rotenberg  Russian politicians  Flights to the Mars  Gazprom  Sokolniki Park  human rights  International space station  travel to Russia  Moscow State Theatre of Operetta  Ecological Disaster  Economic Development Ministry 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites