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Vladimir Lenin

29 July

On July 29, 1900, Vladimir Lenin left Russia to go abroad. Although briefly returning to St. Petersburg following the outbreak of revolution in 1905, Lenin would spend seventeen years traveling and living throughout Europe while advocating Marxism and creating various propaganda tools.…

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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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