A forgotten hit from the 1970s – the lyricless song “I’m very happy to be coming home at last” – performed by Soviet-era pop singer Eduard Khil has unexpectedly become a supermeme on YouTube, and Eduard Anatolyevich Khil himself was known as Mr Trololo. More than 2 million views, fans all over the world, and a petition asking him to go on tour as soon as possible.
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The 10th of June was birthday of Great Princess Tatiana Nikolaevna Romanova. She was born to become a part of the magnificent history of Russia but shared the country’s destiny by suffering humiliation and death from hands of those who had lost any morality.
Princess Zinaida Yusupova, was a Russian noblewoman best known as the mother of Prince Felix Yusupov, the murderer of Rasputin. The greatest Russian heiress of her day, and the last of her line at the House of Yusupov, she married Count Felix Nikolaievich Sumarokov-Elston. She had her own mansion in Liteyny Avenue, where there is the Institute of Economic Relations, Economics and Law now. She was the owner of La Pelegrina (on her)