Add to favorite


 Mikhail Kutuzov

Born:   16 September 1745
Deceased:   28 April 1813

General field marshal


Kutuzov is the commander of Russian army during the Great Patriotic War of 1812. He defeats Napoleon, thus proving that his army is not invincible as is believed throughout Europe. Kutuzov’s plan is to leave Moscow to the French invaders. Napoleon occupies Moscow, but fire, lack of food, and oncoming winter force him to retreat and flee from Russia abandoning his army.

Tags: Russian history Russian men-of-arms Mikhail Kutuzov   

comments powered by Disqus

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
Vorobyovy Gory  Queen of Vases  Edward Snowden  Alykel Airport  Exhibitions in Moscow  Saint Petersburg  Mistral  Heroism   Russian GDP forecast  Russian business  Moscow hotels  Sochi Olympics  WOMAD  Evgeni Mironov  Russian Cinema  Association of Small Towns Theatres  Yaroslavl   Tver  Russian language  Igor Stravinsky  Orbit  Yekaterinburg  human rights activists  Russian rouble  Chernobyl  Moscow  Orthodoxy  Elections 2012  Andrey Tupolev  Comics  Death  Caucasus travel  Russian history  Design  international cooperation  Russian tourism  third places  Archeology  Russian medicine  ISIS threat  Russian Literature  Film Distribution  Pussy Riot  Denis Davydov  Gennady Onishchenko  St. Petersburg Theaters  State Duma  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Painting  Monuments in Yekaterinburg 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites