Add to favorite
9 February

Dates in History
1897—The first All-Russian census is held.
According to the census results, there are 126,4 million people living in Russia.

1887—Vasily Chapayev, Hero of the Civil War, is born.
He is known to every Russian as the hero of thousands of jokes.

1874—Vsevolod Meyerkhold, theatrical director, is born.
Vsevolod Meyerkhold creates new style of stage performance: reduction of decorative elements, introducing symbolizing into stage decorations, costumes, lighting, and even acting.

1783—Vasily Zhukovsky, poet, is born.
Zhukovsky is the main poet of Russian Romanticism. He is a good friend of Alexander Pushkin, and great influence on him too, some say that without Zhukovsky there wouldnt be Pushkin.

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Flowers Delivery

search on the map
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian oil  Russian officials  Russian Rock  Russian Anthem  Exhibitions in Moscow  human rights  International space station  Russian physics  environment  Scientific Exhibitions  Museum Night  Street Art  Aleksey Savatyugin  Airports of Russia  Bolshoi Theatre  Russian business  Moscow  business  Russian Animation  Zinaida Serebriakova  Izhevsk  Book Festival  forum  Russian Antiquity  Banking in Russia  Air Festival  Lurkmore  Russian history  Russian Literature  Leningrad Oblast  Russia FIFA 2018  Laptev Sea  Painting  Murmansk  Ostankino TV Tower  terrorism  Aleksandr Zbruyev  Russian Cinema  Tatarstan  Sergey Konenkov  Astrakhan  Ufa  crisis  Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts  Russian Photographers  Russian tourism  Archeology  Ivan Pavlov  political interest 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites