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Valery Leontiev – King of Epatage

Valery Leontiev – King of Epatage

Valery Leontiev – King of Epatage

Valery Leontiev is a Soviet and Russian singer, songwriter and actor. He is Honored Artist of the Ukrainian SSR (1987), People’s Artist of Russia (1996). By the way, Valery is the winner of World Music Awards, ZD Awards, Ovation, Golden Gramophone, Singer of the Year and Show of the Year awards. You know, in 1991, he was the first Soviet artist who won The World Music Awards in Monte Carlo, as the best performer, the leader in sales in the Soviet Union. He has recorded more than 30 albums. Journalists called Leontiev mega star and legend of Russian pop music.
Valery was born on March 19, 1949 in the village of Ust-Usa in the Komi Republic. His father and mother were veterinarians. The boy had elder sister Maya (1930-2005). He spent his childhood in the village in Arkhangelsk Oblast. And in 1961 the family moved to Yurievets, Ivanovo Oblast, where Leontiev graduated from school.
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Most beautiful women in the USSR

Tatiana Drubich

Tatiana Drubich


Standards of beauty change over time, but since the Soviet times they didn’t change a lot. Here you’ll see the list of the most beautiful women of the USSR.

Tatiana Drubich
Tatiana Drubich, Natalie Portman of the Soviet cinema, was the main muse of film director Sergei Solovyov. In her first film she starred at the age of 12. Despite the success of the film One Hundred Days After Childhood, where Drubich played at the age of 14, she refused to enter the Film Institute and became an endocrinologist. Then she worked as a doctor in the district hospital and had time to act in films. The roles in the films by Sergei Solovyov and the thriller 10 Little Indians made her famous.
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Western stars who have family with Russian girls

Tomas N'evergreen and Valeria Zhidkova

Tomas N’evergreen and Valeria Zhidkova


“Russian women are the most beautiful in the world”, a lot of men say.
So, for centuries many celebrities have chosen Russian beauties as their girlfriends, wives and muses. Salvador Dali, Pablo Picasso, Romain Rolland and many other geniuses were in love with charming women from Russia.
On September 24 popular Danish singer Tomas N’evergreen married Russian actress and singer Valeria Zhidkova. Their wedding was luxurious. There were more than a hundred stars among the guests.
Let’s see who else from the bright stars prefer to marry Russian beauties.
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Wonderful underwater world by Alexander Semenov

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Chirolophis japonicus. Wonderful underwater world by Alexander Semenov


Alexander Semenov is one of the great photographers who show us the life of the underwater world. Creatures that live at the bottom of the seas and oceans are not like those animals that we used to see ashore. Alexander is going to become Russian Cousteau.
The photographer has released several series of photographs. Here you will see the pictures from the series Dark Matter and Jellyfish Madness. The name Dark Matter is symbolic and can mean either a dark background of the pictures or various sea creatures that come from completely different and dark world. Scientists have described only 20 per cent of living organisms in the ocean. Plankton and microorganisms are a parallel universe that exists around us.
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Ivan Turgenev – Russian writer-realist

Ivan Turgenev – Russian writer-realist

Ivan Turgenev – Russian writer-realist


Ivan Turgenev was born on October 28 (November 9), 1818 in Orel, Russian Empire.
Turgenev was a Russian writer-realist, poet, essayist, playwright, and translator, Honorary Doctor of the Oxford University (1879). You know, he is one of the classics of Russian literature who has made the most significant contribution to its development in the second half of the XIX century. His art system influenced not only Russian poetics, but also Western European novel of the second half of the XIX century.
Turgenev was the first in Russian literature who began to study the “new man”, his moral qualities and psychological characteristics. The term “nihilist” had become widely used in the Russian language. Turgenev was a promoter of Russian literature and drama in the West.
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Yulia Vins – Muscle Barbie

Yulia Vins – Muscle Barbie

Yulia Vins – Muscle Barbie

Yulia Vins, 18-year-old Russian girl, has become a world-renowned powerlifter.
Cute girl was born on May 21, 1996 in Engels, Saratov Oblast, Russia. You could see her photos on the Internet. The girl with angelic face looks like a doll. Yulia studied music, participated in various school competitions and was skilled at art.
One day the pretty girl became interested in … powerlifting. Yulia has wonderful huge eyes, curly hair, plump lips and fair skin. And the 18-year-old girl has a very strong body.
Just imagine you put Barbie’s head on Ken’s body. The result is: a doll – jock with beautiful head, strong arms and legs, and heroic back.
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Stefaniya Malikova – fashionable girl

Stefaniya Malikova – fashionable girl

Stefaniya Malikova – fashionable girl


Stefaniya Malikova, the daughter of the famous Russian singer and composer Dmitry Malikov, was born on February 13, 2000. The girl is engaged in dancing and drawing. Also she plays the piano and sings.
14-year-old beautiful girl took part in a photo shoot for Teen Vogue American magazine as a representative of a new generation of fashionable Russian girls and told about her favorite stores. Malikova and Bevan tried on clothes by famous brands and took photos in the heart of the capital – on Red Square. According to Stefaniya, an offer to take part in a photo shoot for the prestigious magazine was a complete surprise. The girl admitted that she received an offer via email and could not refuse it.
Since her childhood the girl feels like a princess.
Stefaniya has become a real style icon among teenagers. Even the stars of show business could envy the number of her subscribers in social networks.
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