Rostropóvich plays during fall of Berlin Wall
November 11, 1989: Russian musician Mstislav Rostropóvich, one of the best cellists of the 20th century, performed as people brought down parts of the Berlin Wall.
Rostropóvich had his Soviet citizenship restored in 1990. He died in 2007 after being treated for cancer.
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Several dozen Siberian sports fans gathered on Saturday (February 18) in a snow-covered field outside the city of Irkutsk to take part in a dog sled race.