The Crimean winery "Massandra" has demonstrated a bottle, supposedly reminiscent of the forms of the ballerina Matilda Kshesinskaya. On Thursday, April 20, according to kp.ru.
"It is known that a sketch of this bottle Nicholas II had personally drawn. Its shape is nothing like the silhouette of a ballerina: the neck — wasp waist, then flowing skirt tutu" — say the winemakers.
In "Massandra" recognize that evidence that the Emperor was involved in the creation of vessel no. "This story from the times of Nicholas II from mouth to mouth passed from one generation to another massandrovsy. The second name of this bottle — "Imperial"" — speak at factory.
The history of relations between Nicholas and Kschessinska came recently to the fore because of the scandal surrounding the film "Matilda" directed by Alexei Uchitel. The Deputy of the state Duma Natalia Poklonskaya calls to ban the picture, which, in its opinion, offends the feelings of Orthodox believers.
Farewell to a former member of the Russian pop group "Ivanushki International" Oleg Yakovlev will be held July 1 in the house Troekurov Cemetery. The actor died Thursday morning of heart failure. The singer was in intensive care in serious condition with bilateral pneumonia.
American film Director Oliver stone will speak at the forum Synergy Global Forum in Moscow. In his speech, the filmmaker will talk about his experiences with Russian President Vladimir Putin and the prospects of development of relations between Russia and the United States. The forum will be held 27-28 November at the Olympics.
The former soloist of pop-group "Ivanushki International" Oleg Yakovlev, who died Thursday morning, was planning to record a new single and shoot a music video. This was stated by the member of the group Kirill Andreev. Death of singer also commented on Andrey Grigoriev-Apollo.
Russian designer Ekaterina Dobryakova presented a capsule collection of clothing. The main theme of the lineup became tropical prints. Things demonstrated presenter Helen Volatile. "If summer is not coming to your town — then you need to imagine you're in another city," said the designer.
A resident of the British city of Wolverhampton, County of West Midlands, winning a million pounds (about 77 million) in the Euromillions lottery has decided to remain a cashier in a supermarket. She earns £ 9 per hour, which is only 1.5 pounds more than the minimum salary permitted in the UK.
Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with former U.S. Secretary of state Henry Kissinger, who arrived in Moscow to participate in the "Primako readings". "You know that they have a long dialogue, trust," — reminded the press-Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov. 93-year-old diplomat meets with Putin.