Russian – The language of Tsars, Astronauts and Well-Known Artists

What do Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, Pasternak, Catherine the Great, Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Yuri Gagarin, Peter the Great have in common?  If your answer is: their mother language. You are right! They all spoke Russian! Spoken by the tsars and by well-known artists, Russian is one of the six official languages of the UN and one of the [...]