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Mikhail Sholokhov

1 June

On June 1, 1965, Russian novelist Mikhail Sholokhov was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature for “the artistic power and integrity with which, in his epic of the Don, he has given expression to a historic phase in the life of the Russian people.”…

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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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