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Russians in the Hockey Hall of Fame

Russians in Hockey Hall of Fame

Russians in Hockey Hall of Fame


The Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto is dedicated to the history of ice hockey, and is both a museum and a hall of fame. It holds exhibits about players, teams, National Hockey League (NHL) records, memorabilia and NHL trophies, including the Stanley Cup. First Hall of Fame was opened in 1943 in Kingston by James Thomas Sutherland.
On August 28, 1961 NHL Hockey Hall of Fame was opened in Toronto.
There are only five Russian (Soviet) hockey players and one coach in the Hall of Fame.
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Fabulous Russian photographers

Fabulous Russian photographers

Fabulous Russian photographers


Russian fairy tales come to life in the pictures made by talented photographer Margarita Kareva from Ekaterinburg. Russian photo artist takes wonderful fantasy pictures. Her photos are incredibly believable scenes from different fairy tales. She creates her fantasy world full of mysteries and magic. Her photos are magical, beautiful, bright and memorable.
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Katya Lycheva – Dove of Peace

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Katya Lycheva – Dove of Peace

Katya Lycheva was a Soviet schoolgirl, Goodwill Ambassador, who visited the U.S. in 1986 with a “peace mission”. She was the most famous girl in the USSR. Lycheva remains one of the symbols of the sunset of the Soviet era.
It all started with a Samantha Smith’s letter. In 1983, the naive American girl wrote: “Dear Mr. Andropov, my name is Samantha Smith, I’m 10 years old, and I congratulate you on your new appointment. I am very worried about a war between the Soviet Union and the United States. Do you support the war or not?.. God created the Earth, so that we can live in peace…”
Samantha was invited to the Soviet Union. Everybody in the USSR knew the girl. Two years later, she died in a plane crash.
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Russian hockey players wives

Russian hockey players wives

Russian hockey players wives


The Russian Ice Hockey Team won the fifth World Cup title in May 2014. The Russians defeated the team of Finland with a score of 5:2, taking revenge for their defeat in Sochi. And I want to tell about Russian hockey players’ beautiful wives and girlfriends.
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Maxim Cherniavsky – Bachelor participant

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Businessman Maxim Cherniavsky was eligible bachelor


The second season of the TV show “Bachelor” on TNT channel ended on May 25, 2014. The protagonist of the show, businessman Maxim Cherniavsky, chose 23 -year-old Maria Drigola. Maxim presented Maria with beautiful flowers and said, “I want to breathe with you. I want you to be always with me! .. I want to confess that I really love you.”
At the last moment the second finalist, Alena Pavlova, was refused. “Forgive me, but I love Maria,” – he said. It was a very difficult decision for the young man. Alena could not hold back tears, “I love him and wanted to have a real family”.
I want to recall that the first hero of the show “The Bachelor” Evgeniy Levchenko and Olesya Ermakovabroke up after the project.
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Russian Plus Size models

“A beautiful person is one who lives in harmony with himself, just love yourself and you will be loved”.

Victoria Manas is a Russian plus-size model. Now she lives in New York with her husband. Victoria participates in different fashion shows and features in various photo shoots. Beautiful girl won “North Aurora” contest in St. Petersburg. She likes to ride her bike in summer.
She says there are some differences between Russian and American plus-size models. For example, 75 kg is the maximum weight for European models, and in Russia – it starts from 75 kg.
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Anastasia Romanova – daughter of the last Russian emperor

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Anastasia Romanova – daughter of the last Russian emperor

Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna Romanova was the youngest daughter of Russian Tsar Nicholas II.
Anastasia was born on June 18, 1901 in Peterhof. When she was born, there were already three girls in the family, then a son and an heir Alexei was born.
Anastasia and her elder sister Maria were known within the family as “The Little Pair”. They spent much time together. Little Anastasia was a cheerful and a sociable girl.
Anastasia, as every Tsar’s child, was a well-educated girl. She studied the French and the English languages, history, geography, the compulsory Bible chairs, natural sciences, painting and the required lessons of dance and etiquette.
The girl was 17 years old when the royal family was shot down on July 17, 1918 in the Ipatiev House in Yekaterinburg.
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