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Mary Hopkin

25 September

On September 25, 1968, the Russian song “Dorogoy Dlinnoyu” topped the UK music charts. It was sung by Mary Hopkin and called "Those Were the Days", with different lyrics from the Russian original, penned by Gene Raskin.…

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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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