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Submarine “K-19”

24 February

On February 24, 1972, a fire onboard the Soviet nuclear submarine “K-19” took the lives of 29 sailors. 12 crew members survived and were saved after spending 23 days in an isolated section of the submarine. The tragedy was classified until 1980s.…

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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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