Category: Судьбы

Russians in Australiahttp://www.couriermail.com.au/news/opinion/russian-communists-put-brisbane-on-red-alert-for-bolshevik-revolution/news-story/98cdce7e58b5a02edb118b955d0ae5b1 0

Russian Workers Association in Brisbane

Russians in Australia The formation and growth of an official club, the Russian Workers Association, gave the alienated working migrants an association and a voice. With time, this voice began to represent a very specific identity for Russians in Brisbane, and indeed wider Australia. This paper looks at the characterization...

Russians in Australia -Sun Sydney Sunday 3 March 1929 page 23 0

John Datsis who put “Russian Expert” after his name

Russians in Australia.  There once lived John Datsis.  He was a Russian hairdresser in Sydney in 1926-1932. He run his salon at 74B King Street, Sydney and put “Russian Expert” after his name. He spoke ”very good” Russian, but very bad English. The newspapers are full of articles telling a...

Anna Pavlova arrives to Sydney in 1926. Sun (Sydney, NSW : 1910 - 1954), Friday 16 April 1926, page 1 - National Library of Australia 0

Anna Pavlova’s tour in 1926

Everything you need to know about Anna Pavlova’s first tour to Australia in 1926. Interesting facts about the tour: Before her first performance, the firm sponsoring her Australian tour, J.C. Williamson Theatres Ltd., were uncertain what to do regarding Pavlova’s superstition about entering a theatre for the first time. They...

Marina Berezowsky http://www.smh.com.au/comment/obituaries/great-leader-and-teacher-of-dance-20110712-1hc2h.html 0

Marina Berezowsky -Great leader and teacher of dance

IT IS hard to conceive of anyone who has contributed more to the broad spectrum of classical and folkloric dance in Australia than Marina Berezowsky. From 1977 to 1984, she taught character dance at the VCA (Victorian College of the Arts), and in 1984 she was honoured with an Order of...

Russians in Australia - Evlampia Holtze Northern Territory Library http://www.territorystories.nt.gov.au/handle/10070/15009 0

Evlampia HOLTZE nee Mesinzoff

Russians in Australia – Holtze family is a well known family who came to Northern Territory in early 1870s.  They are considered the Pioneers of NT. At least five places in Northern Territory are called after their names– suburb Ludmilla, suburb Holtze, Ludmilla Creek, Holtze Crescent and Wallaby Holtze Road....

Анатолий Михайлович Карель http://www.unification.com.au/articles/read/16/ 0

Анатолий Михайлович Карель

Если ты себя считаешь русским, По отцам, иль волею судьбы, – Помни, что без дела слово пусто! Делом свою русскость докажи… А.М. Карель, «Родине» – Анатолий Михайлович Карель родился в центральной России в 1922 году. По окончании средней школы учился на филологическом факультете. Армия и война прервали учебу молодого человека....

Aleksandr Alekseevich Faminsky (Александр Алексеевич Фаминский) Sydney Morning Herald, NSW, 16 March 1935 0

Alexander Faminsky – a fight against odds

Based on Australian records Aleksandr Alekseevich Faminsky (Александр Алексеевич Фаминский) was born in Nizhny Novgorod around 1898.  Nothing is known at this stage about his parents and early childhood.  Australian newspapers state that he completed his Russian classical education at Nizhny Novgorod and then went to Moscow to pursue his...

Macquarie Cemetery Sydney 0

Кладбище Маквори в Сиднее

Кладбище Маквори (Macquarie cemetery) в Сиднее одно из старых. Но русских захоронений на нём практически нет. В одной из секций можно рассмотреть несколько православных крестов.  Кладбище оцифровано и информация выложена в интернете. Внизу указаны имена 18 русских людей захороненных на этом кладбище.  Если вам известны другие имена, дайте нам пожайлуста знать. Macquarie...

Alex Gory ''At 104, it's Pine Creek for Alex'' dated 21.5.1985 , Northern Territory News 0

Alex Gory – he lived to 107

Mr Alex (Alick) Gory was a ”former Russian Cossack, cane cutter, tin miner, gold prospector, railway construction worker and peanut grower” and he has done everything that Northern Territory offered to its citizens. Alex Gory was born in 1894 (per Alien registration papers) or on 15 May 1881 (per his admission)...