History of the Jews in the Soviet Union
The history of the Jews in the Soviet Union is primarily the history of Jews in its component states.The history of the Jews in Armenia dates back more than 2,000 years. After Eastern Armenia came und...
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 Communist Spy (Maybe) Behind This Year's Nobel Prize in Physics
How neutrino research stems from—and validates—a physicist who defected to the Soviet Union in the 1950s
Jon Cryer on Ashton, Mila Wedding: "I Did Not Make a Scene"
Jon Cryer sounded off on former costar Ashton Kutcher's top-secret weekend nuptials to Mila Kunis, tweeting that he was at the wedding Such a supportive on-screen ex-husband! Jon Cryer took to Twitte...
Sergey Brin
Search Engines: Technology, Society, and Business. The World Wide Web brings much of the world's knowledge into the reach of nearly everyone with a computer ...
Emil Gilels
A true masterwork. I have seen and heard many recordings of this piece and I must say there are just 2 or 3 of them that I like. And this recording...Don't l...
Marc Chagall
A collection of Marc Chagall's art to the music of Pachelbel's Canon.
Leonid Kogan - Cantabile, Paganini - YouTube
Sep 20, 2006 ... Violinist Leonid Kogan plays Paganini´s Cantabile. He´s definitely one of my favorites.
Emil Gilels
Emil Grigoryevich Gilels (last name sometimes transliterated as "Hilels"; Ukrainian: Емі́ль Григо́рович Гі́лельс, [ɛˈmʲilʲ ɦrʲiˈɡɔroʋʲɪtʃ ˈɦilʲɛlʲs], Russian: Эми́ль Григо́рьевич Ги́лельс, Emi...
Emil Gilels - Wikipedia
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 Communist Spy (Maybe) Behind This Year's Nobel Prize in Physics
How neutrino research stems from—and validates—a physicist who defected to the Soviet Union in the 1950s
Lazar Lagin
Lazar Yosifovych Lagin (Russian: Ла́зарь Ио́сифович Лагин) was the pen name of Lazar Ginzburg (4 December 1903, Vitebsk – 4 June 1979, Moscow), a Soviet author of children's and science fict...
Lazar Lagin - Wikipedia
Lev Dovator
Lev Mikhaylovich Dovator (February 20, 1903 - December 19, 1941) was a Soviet major-general who was killed in action during World War II and posthumously awarded the title of Hero of the Soviet Union....
Lev Dovator - Wikipedia
Jon Cryer on Ashton, Mila Wedding: "I Did Not Make a Scene"
Jon Cryer sounded off on former costar Ashton Kutcher's top-secret weekend nuptials to Mila Kunis, tweeting that he was at the wedding Such a supportive on-screen ex-husband! Jon Cryer took to Twitte...
Yelena Shushunova
Yelena Lvovna Shushunova (Russian: Елена Львовна Шушунова; name sometimes rendered Elena Shushunova; born 23 April 1969) is a Russian (former Soviet) gymnast, World, European, and Olympic Champion...
Yelena Shushunova - Wikipedia
Lev Skvirsky
Lev Solomonovich Skvirsky (Russian: Лев Соломонович Сквирский; 15 September 1903 - 5 April 1990) was a Soviet military leader and lieutenant-general. In World War II, Skvirsky was appointed chief ...
Teodor Oizerman
Teodor Ilyich Oizerman (Russian: Теодо́р Ильи́ч Ойзерма́н; born May 14, 1914) is a Soviet and Russian philosopher and academician.Oizerman was born in Petroverovka village, Tiraspol uyezd, Kherson...
Yuri Lyapkin
Yuri Evgenievich Lyapkin (born January 21, 1945 in Balashikha, Soviet Union) is a retired ice hockey player who played in the Soviet Hockey League as a defenseman. He played for HC Spartak Moscow. H...
Avi Benjamin
Avi Benjamin (Hebrew: אבי בנימין‎; Russian: Ави Беньямин; born March 3, 1959) is an Estonian, Russian, and Israeli composer and performer, musical director of the Israeli Gesher Theater ...
Avi Benjamin - Wikipedia
Herbert Rappaport
Herbert Rappaport (1908–1983), known in the Soviet Union as Gerbert Moritsevich Rappaport, was an Austrian-Soviet screenwriter and film director.Rappaport was born in 1908 in Vienna, Austria-Hun...