Add to favorite
17 December

Dates in History
1959—New type of Armed Forces is built in the USSR Strategic Missile Troops .
In accordance with the president's decree this day is appointed as the Day of the Strategic Missile Troops.

1929—One of the oldest Moscow monasteries, Chudov Monastery, is blown up.
Later the House of Presidium of Supreme Soviet of the USSR is constructed on the site of the destroyed Monastery.

1928—Leonid Bronevoy, actor, national artist of the USSR, is born.
Bronevoy plays an exceptionally evil villain Gruppenfuhrer Mueller in Soviet TV series 17 Moments of Spring, his character is so popular among Russians that there are hundreds of jokes about him and his rival Shtirlitz, the main character of the film.

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Photo Exhibitions in Moscow  Vladimir Etush  Circumnavigation  Kremlin  Nuclear Medicine  Russian journalists  Kaliningrad Region  Russian Cinema  Russian economy  Russian business  St. Petersburg  Russian scientists  Russian science  Film Directors  Child Labour  Flea Markets  System of a Down  Fan ID  Cheburashka   Pussy Riot case  Russian singers  Dmitry Solovyov  Aleksei Tolstoi  Isaak Brodsky  Moscow planetarium  Pavel Nakhimov  Russian circus  Chukotka  Russian oil and gas industry   Russian opera singers  Russian music  Russian National Parks  Archaeology  Federation Council  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Moscow  Marina Vladi  CISM Military World Games  Russian cinema actors  Tretyakov Gallery  Nobel Prize  Russian fashion designer  Happy New Year  Exhibition Fairs  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian tourism  St. Petersburg tours  Russian opposition  Spartak Moscow  Russian businessmen 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites