Иосиф Сталин и Климент Ворошилов - История России в фотографиях
Maria Rasputin. Daughter of the infamous Russian Holy Man. She eventually worked in a circus as a lion tamer. She officially recognized Anna Anderson as the missing Grand Duchess Anastasia only to recant her statement shortly thereafter.
“Stalin is captured in this photograph by Lt. Gen. Nikolai Vlasik, the Soviet dictator’s bodyguard. Vlasik’s off-the-record photos of Stalin caused a sensation in the early 1960s when an enterprising Soviet journalist spirited some out, selling them to newspapers and magazines worldwide.” - It's so weird to look at Stalin like this
Stalin - Secretary of the Central Committee of the CPSU (b)
Nicholas II and Alexandra Feodorovna
NICHOLAS ROMANOV BECOMES THE 18TH ROMANOV CZAR OF RUSSIA AND MARRIES (became the 18th Romanov Czar of Russia at 26, immediately took as his czarina Alexandra, a granddaughter of Queen Victoria of England, was a better husband than a monarch, had no grasp of the vast unrest that led to the Russian Revolution, also became the last Romanov Czar of Russia after his and his family's executions)