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 - Vladimir Menshov, "Moskva slezam ne verit"
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
Ballet history since 1776
Cellist and conductor, 1927-2007
Leader of the Soviet Union, 1953-1964
Foremost depository of Russian fine art in the world
Fortitude & Symbolism; Nominee for the new 7 wonders
For the former German community of Moscow
Cosmonaut, second man in space, 1935-2000