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      submit

comet discovery  Novgorod Region  Jazz  Russian tourism  Komi Republic  St. Isaac's Cathedral  Tikhvin  Tyumen  Russian regions  ExoMars  St. Petersburg Museums  Sberbank  Pavel Astakhov  Russian science  FIFA World Cup   Open Russian Fashion  Stanislavski and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Academic Music Theatre  Russian Me  Rostov-on-Don  Russian political parties  Russian history  Vladimir  Culture and Art  Russian singers  Moscow  Russian Cinema  incident  Arkady Raikin  Russian business  Valery Gergiev  Ecotourism  Russian Standard  Sammo Hung  Russian Theater  rouble  RBK  Marina Tsvetayeva   Moscow Region  Yamal Peninsula  VTB  Wood Turning  Russian scientists  Exhibitions in Moscow  Viruses  Arkhangelsk  Safari Park  St. Petersburg  Russian economy  crime  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites