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25 January

On January 25, 1878, in the heat of the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-1878, the two Russian steam cutters “Chesma” and “Sinop” performed the first torpedo attack in world history, successfully sinking the Turkish “Intibach” vessel.…

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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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