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Russian Poets

Boris Pasternak (writer) - Died, 30th May, 1960. Born, 10th February, 1890. Wrote poetry, Dr. Zhivago (which was smuggled out of the Soviet Union and published in Italy), translated Shakespeare into Russian and won a Nobel Prize for Literature (..which the Soviet Regime did NOT allow him to accept).

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Zinaida Gippius, a Russian poet, a co-founder of Russian symbolism - saught exile in France in 1917 to escape the Bolsheviks

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from Romania Dacia

Personalities

Vayl-the-CIA-assassin-vampire as a young Roma Gypsy (vampire) man who has started to assimilate into European non-Roma society after he was banished by the Roma for turning vampire. Fantasy Casting for Jennifer Rardin's "Jaz Parks" Assassin series (Paranormal, Romance) (Who would you pick in a rockvideo, movie, graphic novel for the series?) -- Mihai Eminescu, Romanian poet, 1869 (1850-1889)

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“Literature is the art of discovering something extraordinary about ordinary people, and saying with ordinary words something extraordinary.” ― Boris Pasternak, author of Dr. Zhivago.

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Russian poet Alexander Pushkin is considered by many to the the greatest Russian poet and the founder of modern Russian literature. Pushkin's great-grandfather, was Abram Petrovich Gannibal (1696–1781), a Black African page raised by Peter the Great.

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Boris Pasternak (1890-1960) | Winner of Nobel Prize in Literature in 1958 "for his important achievement both in contemporary lyrical poetry and in the field of the great Russian epic tradition" | Language: Russian

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Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky was a Russian and Soviet poet and playwright. He is among the foremost representatives of early-20th century Russian Futurism.

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Leo Tolstoy (1828–1910), Maxim Gorky (1868–1936), and Anton Chekhov (1860–1904). Crimea, Russia, 1901.

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MAYAKOVSKY'2013. Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky was a Russian and Soviet…

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