Add to favorite
 
16 December




Dates in History
1931—The Moscow Gypsy Theatre Romen is created.
Thus far it is the only professional Gypsy theatre in the world.

1916—Grigory Rasputin dies.
Siberian starets who gains influence over the Empress Alexandra due to his abilities to cure her son Alexey of hemophilia. In order to neutralize his influence over the Empress a group of noblemen decides to kill Rasputin. They poison him, then shoot and afterwards drown in Neva River.

1872—Anton Denikin, lieutenant-general, monarchist, is born.
When the Civil war breaks out Denikin takes the monarchists side and fights against Bolshevicks. First he becomes Commander in Chief of the Voluntary Army, then Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of South Russia.

1866—Vasily Kandinsky, abstract painter, is born.









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Moskatov  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Moscow hotels  Museum of Religious History   travel to Russia  Business in Russia  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian business  Ecological Disaster  Alena Akhamdullina  Pavel Cherenkov  Russian theatre  FIFA Russia 2018  St. Petersburg  Moscow Theatres  Krasnodar Territory  Moscow  Moscow International House of Music  Boris Yukhananov  Vladimir Monuments  Russian sportsmen  Yul Brynner  Bashkiria  Exhibitions in Kaliningrad  Architecture of Russia  Krasnodar  reconstruction  Russian politicians  Russian regions  economic crisis  Russian tourism  Russia  Historical Exhibitions  Joseph Stalin  European Bank for Reconstruction and Development  Sasha Chorny  Russia investment  Festivals in Moscow  Igor Talkov  Festivals in Saint Petersburg  South Ossetia  Peter Gabriel  Russian politics  Arkhangelsk  Russian Avant-Garde  Fashion  Beat Weekend Film Festival  StartTrack  Russian Cinema  Russian Poets 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites