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10 December

On December 10, 1975, the inventor of the hydrogen bomb and one of the most courageous fighters for political freedom and human rights in the Soviet Union, Andrey Sakharov, won the Nobel Peace Prize.…

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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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