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Vladimir Komarov

24 April

On April 24, 1967, Soviet cosmonaut Vladimir Komarov tragically died during the landing of the Soyuz-1 spacecraft due to a system failure onboard. Komarov became the first human in the history of space travel to have been killed during a mission.…

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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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