Hero of the Soviet Union
The title Hero of the Soviet Union (Russian: Герой Советского Союза, Geroy Sovetskogo Soyuza) was the highest distinction in the Soviet Union, awarded personally or collectively for heroic feats i...
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Eric Shawn reports: The JFK assassination
Fmr. CIA James Woolsey on a stunning allegation
August 21,1940-The Trotsky Assassination
Read about the tale of deceit, betrayal and a pickaxe-wielding secret agent behind Leon Trotsky’s assassination.
The General Who Won WWII - You Never Guess How Stalin Rewarded Him
Georgy Zhukov was a Soviet career officer in the Red Army who, in the course of World War II, played the most pivotal role in leading the Red Army drive through much of Eastern Europe to liberate the ...
The First Spacewalk
Alexei Leonov did not feel as if he was in motion as he clambered on to the outside of the spacecraft, 500km above the Earth. But in reality, he was hurtling around our planet at speeds that are many ...
Joseph Stalin - Stalin's Last Supper
Investigating Stalin's last supper and final night in a bid to determine just how he died. Was his bodyguard to blame? Fascinating documentary from the BBC T...
Lavrentiy Beria
Lavrentiy Pavlovich Beria speaks about Stalin's merits before the Native land.
The Dillinger Escape Plan - Hero of the Soviet Union - YouTube
May 13, 2013 ... Lyrics: took my lover to the sea drowned him precious bride to be bleeding heaven from the start woe is rapture ripped apart hey you're honest ...
August 21,1940-The Trotsky Assassination
Read about the tale of deceit, betrayal and a pickaxe-wielding secret agent behind Leon Trotsky’s assassination.
Gherman Titov
Gherman Stepanovich Titov (Russian: Герман Степанович Титов; 11 September 1935 – 20 September 2000) was a Soviet cosmonaut who, on 6 August 1961, became the second human to orbit the Earth, aboar...
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Ziya Bunyadov
Ziya Musa oglu Bunyadov (Azerbaijani: Ziya Bünyadov sometimes spelled in English as Zia Buniatov or Bunyatov) (21 December 1923, Astara – 21 February 1997, Baku) was an Azerbaijani historian, aca...
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Normalization (Czechoslovakia)
In the history of Czechoslovakia, normalization (Czech: normalizace, Slovak: normalizácia) is a name commonly given to the period 1969–87. It was characterized by initial restoration of the co...
Rafael Ivanovich Kapreliants
Rafael Ivanovich Kapreliants (Gabrielyan) (Russian: Капрэлян Рафаил Иванович; May 5, 1909, Baku - July 12, 1984, Moscow) was a Soviet Armenian first class pilot, Honoured Test Pilot of the USSR, a...
Aleksandr Panayotov Aleksandrov
Aleksandr Panayotov Aleksandrov (Bulgarian: Александър Панайотов Александров) (born December 1, 1951, Omurtag, Targovishte Oblast, Bulgaria) is a retired Bulgarian cosmonaut. He is the second Bulg...
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Stepan Bakhaïev
Stepan Bakhaïev (2 February 1922 - 5 July 1995) was a Russian aviator.
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The First Spacewalk
Alexei Leonov did not feel as if he was in motion as he clambered on to the outside of the spacecraft, 500km above the Earth. But in reality, he was hurtling around our planet at speeds that are many ...
Vladimir Chernavin
Fleet Admiral Vladimir Nikolayevich Chernavin (Russian: Владимир Николаевич Чернавин; born April 22, 1928) was the last Commander-in-Chief of the Soviet Navy 1985-91 and the first Commander-in-Chi...
Vyacheslav Zudov
Vyacheslav Dmitriyevich Zudov (Russian: Вячесла́в Дми́триевич Зу́дов, born 8 January 1942) is a retired USSR cosmonaut.He was selected as a cosmonaut on 23 October 1965, flew as Commander on Soyuz...
Polina Osipenko
Polina Denisovna Osipenko (Russian: Полина Денисовна Осипенко, October 8, 1907, Novospasovka, Yekaterinoslav Governorate, Russian Empire — May 11, 1939) was a Soviet military pilot, most...
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Valery Rozhdestvensky
Valery Ilyich Rozhdestvensky (Russian: Валерий Ильич Рождественский, 13 February 1939 – 31 August 2011) was a Soviet cosmonaut.Rozhdestvensky was born in Leningrad and graduated from the Higher Milita...
Yevgeny Fyodorov
Yevgeny Konstantinovich Fyodorov (Russian: Евгений Константинович Фёдоров; 10 April (O.S. 28 March), 1910, Bendery - 30 December 1981) was a Soviet geophysicist, statesman, public figure, academic...
Fedor Zinchenko
Fedor Matveevich Zinchenko (Russian: Фёдор Матвеевич Зинченко; 19 September 1902 in Stavskovo, Tomsk Governorate, Russian Empire - 15 October 1991 in Cherkasy, Ukrainian SSR) was a Soviet officer who ...
Serafim Subbotin
Serafim Pavlovich Subbotin (Serafim P. Subbotin) (born January 15, 1921 - April 22, 1996) was a MiG-15 pilot of the Soviet Union. He was a flying ace during the Korean War, with around 9 victories. He...
Viktor Patsayev
Viktor Ivanovich Patsayev (Russian: Ви́ктор Ива́нович Паца́ев; 19 June 1933 – 30 June 1971) was a Soviet cosmonaut who flew on the Soyuz 11 mission and had the unfortunate distinct...
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Vladimir Lyakhov
Vladimir Afanasyevich Lyakhov (Russian: Влади́мир Афана́сьевич Ля́хов; born July 20, 1941) is a former Soviet cosmonaut.He was selected as cosmonaut on May 5, 1967, and retired on September 7, 199...
Konstantin Koroteev
Konstantin Apollonovich Koroteev (Russian: Коротеев Константин Аполлонович) (February 25, 1901, village Shcheglovka, Bogodukhovskoy uezd, Kharkiv Oblast – January 4, 1953, Moscow), a Soviet milita...