Add to favorite
 
Fyodor Sologub, writer, poet, is born.(1863)

Mikhail Gorbachev, the first and the last President of the USSR, is born.(1931)

Yury Olesha, writer, is born.(1899)

Nikolay Gogol, writer, dies.(1852)

Leo Tolstoy is excommunicated.(1901)

Peter Yershov, poet, is born.(1815)

Stepan Barkhudarov, linguist, is born.(1894)

Alexander Rou, film director, is born.(1906)

Vyacheslav Molotov, statesman, is born.(1890)

Yury Gagarin, cosmonaut, is born.(1934)

Vasily II the Dark, the Great Prince of Muscovy, is born.(1415)

The Government of the USSR prohibits the sale and import of the Bible.(1931)

Vladimir Vernadsky, academician, geochemist, is born.(1863)

Anton Makarenko, pedagogue, writer, is born.(1888)

Vladimir Favorsky, painter, is born.(1886)

Zhores Alferov, physicist, is born.(1930)

Alexander Popov, physicist, inventor of the radio, is born.(1859)

Mikhail Vrubel, painter, is born.(1856)

Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov, composer, is born.(1844)

Alexey Mikhaylovich, tzar of Russia, is born.(1629)

Currency reform in Russia.(1535)

The first Russian hockey match takes place in St. Petersburg.(1898)

Modest Musorgsky, composer, is born.(1839)

Soviet Government passes a resolution to create the Central Television Studio.(1959)

Sinking of Orbital Station Mir near Fiji island.(2001)

Vasily Smyslov, World Chess Champion, is born.(1929)

The first day of a 50-day siege of a small town of Kozelsk by Tartar-Mongols.(1238)

The mass deportation from the Baltic Republics is conducted.(1949)

The Government of the USSR abolishes death penalty.(1947)

Yury Gagarin, cosmonaut, dies.(1968)

Mstislav Rostropovich, cellist, is born.(1927)

Maxim Gorky, writer, is born.(1868)

Lavrenty Beria, Marshal of the Soviet Union, is born.(1899)

Ivan II the Red, Great Prince of Vladimir and Moscow, is born.(1326)

Korney Chukovsky, childrens writer, critic, translator, is born.(1882)





Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
rise in prices  St. Petersburg  Russian ballet dancers  Spassk-Ryazansky  Volgograd  Russia law  Bell Founding  Krasnaya Polyana  Russian Lakes  World Chess Olympiad  Festivals in Kazan  Rosa Khutor  expats in Russia  poll  Russian fashion  Alisher Usmanov  skiing in Russia  Old Moscow  Russian business  Spartak Moscow  Russian science  medicine  Miss Russia 2013  Leningrad Blockade  invest  Russian scientists  Nevelsk  Russian television  Dyatkovo  Rally Beijing - Paris   Russian tourism  Extremism  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian economy  Moscow International Film Festival  Dvorkovich   Shilovo  Modern Art  Russian Cinema  Exhibitions in Moscow  Central Bank  Bashkiria  NTV TV Channel  War Artists  Moscow  Baikal  Recipes  Russian airports  St. Petersburg fountains  Archeological Finds 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites