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23 January

On January 23, 1924, a decision was made to build a tomb on Red Square for Vladimir Lenin. In the middle of the night, architect Aleksey Shchusev received an urgent call from the government ordering him to create a tomb for Lenin in three days.…

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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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