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Duke Andrey Kurbsky portrait

30 April

On April 30, 1564, Duke Andrey Kurbsky, fearing the Russian Tsar’s anger, fled to Poland and became the first Russian dissident.…

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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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