Ernesto “Che” Guevara on the Red Square, Moscow. 1964
Mikhail Kalashnikov is a Russian small arms designer, most famous for developing the AK-47.
Fact# 3652: In Russia there are still 0.859 males to every female, due to the lasting effect of WWII.
well it’s good, if you’re a male: such a nice variety of us=)
Берёза is a poem by Sergei Esenin written in old-style Russian.
In 1917-8 in Russia it was carried out reform which made writing a bit easier, precisely some of letters were canceled out. For example, Ѣ, Ѳ, I all disappeared from the list. Letter Ѵ was replaced by И.
Fortunately, Ukrainian has been kept as it was. So we can see some difference between Russian and Ukrainian. It could be said that Ukraine is closer to Slavic language.
By the way, in Russian alphabet there are 33 letters and 42 sounds.
Ostankino Tower (Russian: Останкинская телебашня) is a television and radio tower in Moscow, Russia. Standing 540.1 metres (1,772 ft) tall, Ostankino was designed by Nikolai Nikitin.
It is currently the tallest freestanding structure in Europe and seventh tallest in the world.