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Andrey Sakharov

2 May

On May 2, 1984, the inventor of the Soviet hydrogen bomb and human rights activist Andrey Sakharov went on hunger strike demanding permission for his wife Elena Bonner to travel to the United States for critical heart surgery. …

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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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