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Memorial commemorating Luzhniki tragedy of October 20, 1982

20 October

Sixty six soccer fans were crushed on the stairs of Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on October 20, 1982. But witnesses believed the number of victims to have risen to 340. Information about the tragedy was strictly confidential for seven years.…

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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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