On This Day
Notable events on this day in Russian history
1642: Prince Dmitry Pozharsky, military hero and leader of the national resistance against Polish invaders, died.
1958: Vyacheslav Fetisov, hockey player, born
1986: Sixty-one years after fleeing in 1925, Pianist Vladimir Horowitz gave his first concert back in the USSR
1992: Olga Markova won the Boston Women's Marathon - first time for a Russian.