Add to favorite
 
9 December




Dates in History
1842—Pyotr Kropotkin, prince, anarchist, scholar, is born.

1836—The premiere of Mikhail Glinkas Life for the Tzar (Ivan Susanin), the first Russian classical national opera.

1801—Darya Saltykova, also know as Saltychikha, a land-lady, is born.
She is mostly known for her cruelty towards her serfs. She tortures to death over a 100 peasants. She is arrested for her brutality and incarcerated in a convent cell, where she dies afterwards.









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Russian Cinema  Kirov Oblast   Mark Freidkin  skiing in Russia  Komi Republic  Historical Exhibitions  Online Exhibitions  Museums of Photography  Russian religion  Festivals in Moscow  pedestrian bridge  Exhibitions in Moscow  Novotroitsk   Vitaly Bianki  Gennady Rozhdestvensky  Roman Abramovich  Murmansk Region  Buzz Barometer  foreign passport  championships  Russian rouble  Moscow  Russian economy  Atheism  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Autographs  freedom of speech  Samara Region  Russian fashion  St. Petersburg  tolerance in Russia  Medicines  Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts  Musicals in Moscow  Mikhail Bulgakov  Russian tourism  Russian business  Russian scientists  Ruskeala   Rosneft   Danny Trejo  duty free shop   Hermitage Museum  Russian science  Vladimir Nilov  Operetta  Russian theatre  Mikhail Prokhorov  Pskov  Central Bank 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites