The reference to a Moscow, as to a town, is registrated in the old manuscript of 1147. In 1156, prince Yury Dolgoruky erected timber walls around Moscow with a moat. He is frequently regarded as a founder of Moscow, and his monument is among the most honored in Moscow.
Meaning "Burn, burn, Sputnik".
Fire in 2000 led to renovation.
Boycotted by the United States
1935 -- aka I Stand Condemned (USA)
Opened in 1937 (80 miles long)
#1 New York Times bestseller
Director: Anthony Asquith. Also starred Athene Seyler, Robert Cochran & Morton Selten
A friendship treaty between the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (TBMM) and the Bolshevik government of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic.
1980 - "Moskva slezam ne verit" (ÐœÐ¾ÑÐºÐ²Ð° ÑÐ»ÐµÐ·Ð°Ð¼ Ð½Ðµ Ð²ÐµÑ€Ð¸Ñ‚) Directed by Vladimir Menshov.
Kiril Kondrashin; Melodyia, 1973
1956, oil on canvas; private collection
Vodka, ginger beer and lime juice. Traditionally served in a copper mug.
Nikita Khrushchev, Boris Yeltsin, Chekhov, and composer Sergei Prokofiev are buried here
Foremost depository of Russian fine art in the world
Ballet history since 1776
Cellist and conductor, 1927-2007
Fortitude & Symbolism; Nominee for the new 7 wonders
For the former German community of Moscow
Leader of the Soviet Union, 1953-1964
Cosmonaut, second man in space, 1935-2000