Add to favorite
 
26 June



City Day: Tver
City Day: Arkhangelsk
City Day: Novosibirsk

Dates in History
1963—Mikhail Khodorkovsky, one of Russia's famous businessmen, is born.
Mikhail Khodorkovsky is a former Komsomol activist who became one of Russia's most powerful oligarchs. He was later convicted for fraud and tax evasion and received a 9-year sentence. As of 2004, Khodorkovsky was the wealthiest man in Russia, and was the 16th wealthiest man in the world, although much of his wealth evaporated because of the collapse in the value of his holding in the Russian petroleum company YUKOS. At the time of his arrest, he was considered the most powerful of the Russian business oligarchs.









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Megafon  Rostov Region  concerts in Russia  Andrey Belousov  Russian media  Verkhoturye  Archeology  Russian lawmakers  Italy Calls Russia  Cannonballs  Orthodox Church  Moscow  Russia international  Russian business  Russian Rock Music  Painting  Exhibitions in Moscow  Metalinvestbank   Zenit  Russian tourism  Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts  Bande Dessinee  Ruzaevka  Ministry of Industry and Trade  Russian holidays  Maya Plisetskaya  Russian gas  hunger strike  Arkhangelsk  Russian Cinema  Diane Arbus  incident  Park of Russian Fairy Tales  Arnold Schwarzenegger  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Art Centers  Valley of Geysers  Moscow events  Buryatia  Russian Literature  Russian fashion week  Blagoveshensk  Russian religion  Russian history  Monuments  Iya Savvina  Kirov Region  Serge Golovach  oil  food products 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites