Add to favorite
 
20 August




Dates in History
1960—First living creatures are back on Earth returning from Space.
Two dogs Belka and Strelka and several rats and mice land safely and healthy. The spaceship started on August 19 from the Soviet Baikonur Cosmodrome.

1721—Opening of the fountain system in Peterhof
Peter the Great decided to launch the system of fountains in his world-famous country residence known as Peterhof.The system contains of Big Cascade,Samson,Dragon Cascade, Cascade "Golden Mountain" and several spectacular fountains.









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian Film Directors  Painting  Dovlatov  Children's Writers  Russian business  Russian chocolate market   Lipetsk   Russian tourism  Russian sanctions   Tsaritsyno  Russian Cinema  Pre-Raphaelites  tourism  Russian physics  Russian Literature  bike rental  Cheburashka   External Debt  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian customs  Muzeon Park  Soviet Regime  Russian history  Anzhi Makhachkala  Video Mapping  Alexander Benois  Arsky Kamen  Oleg of Novgorod  Maryana Naumova  Victor Pelevin  biology  Archeology  Yakutia diamonds  Moscow  Russian metallurgy companies  Russian roads  Grigori Chukhrai  Elections 2012  the Krasnodar Region  Gorky Park  Maria Sharapova  Russian travellers  Peterhof  Kazan  Innovations  corruption  Robots  Russian restaurants   Russian Internet 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites