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Richard Nixon (L) and Nikita Khrushchev, AFP Photo / TASS

26 July

On July 26, 1959, US Vice President Richard Nixon was taken for a walk by the Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev as Nixon had come to Moscow to host the American exhibition. Touring one of the Moscow streets, Khrushchev introduced Nixon to the Soviet people, asking, “What do you say now – do they look like slaves of communism?”…

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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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