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Monument  to Efim Artamonov

15 September

On September 15, 1801, a peasant named Efim Artamonov presented his invention, the world’s first bicycle, to Russia’s Tsar Alexander I.…

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Peter Carl Faberge

Peter Carl Faberge was a world famous master jeweler and head of the ‘House of Faberge’ in Imperial Russia in the waning days of the Russian Empire.

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