But we did not imagine that this 'Women's Day' would inaugurate the revolution.Revolutionary actions were foreseen but without date.
The Alexander Nevsky Lavra graveyard is burial site of writer Fyodor Dostoevsky, composer Peter Tchaikovsky, Prince Alexander Suvorov, linguist and scientist Mikhail Lomonosov and all the members of the musical ensemble, Group of Five. Whilst much of Alexander Nevsky Lavra’s riches and original pieces have been looted and destroyed over the years, this remains a beautiful site and one imbued with history - indeed it is featured as one of our top ten visitor attractions in Russia.
As of the 2010 Census, JAO's population was 176,558 people, Per Article 65 of the Constitution of Russia, the JAO is Russia's only autonomous oblast.
Aside from Israel, it is the world's only official Jewish territory.
Sylvia Pankhurst was arrested in front of Charing Cross station on her way to speak in Trafalgar Square.
Leon Trotsky wrote, "23 February (8th March) was International Woman's Day and meetings and actions were foreseen.