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Nikita Khrushchev

18 September

On September 18, 1959, the then-leader of the Soviet Union Nikita Khrushchev made a speech at the United Nations calling for worldwide nuclear disarmament. The speech was made in the framework of Khrushchev’s visit to the United States, the first in the history of Soviet-American relations.…

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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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