's famous shoe-banging incident at the UN
's infamous statement in 1956 -- "We will bury you" -- ushered in one of the Cold War's most dangerous phases, one rife with paranoia and conviction that both sides were out to destroy the other.
Also interesting for tourists is the room where Nikita Khrushchev
, once the most powerful man of the Soviet Union, spent two nights 50 years ago.Exhibition of paper modelsThere is an exhibition of 85 paper models of castles by Miloslav Brezovskyacute and Miroslav Lisinovi#269 in the tower of Smolenice castle to make the tour more varied.
He said the situation was even more threatening than the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962, when the US under president John F Kennedy and Nikita Khrushchev
's Soviet Union came to the brink of nuclear war.
The clenched fist was used by Karl Marx, Fidel Castro, Che Guevara, Nikita Khrushchev
, Tom Hayden ("We are all Vietcong!"), and Chinese Communists, as well as Marxist agitator Jesse Jackson.
The khrushchevki, the five-storey apartment blocks were constructed in Moscow under Nikita Khrushchev
's leadership in the 1950s.
In November 1970, the world was surprised by the announcement of the upcoming publication of the memoirs of Nikita Khrushchev
, deposed leader of the Soviet Union.
He boldly confronted Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev
at a Moscow art show, but went on to design his memorial.
The dictator's cronies, Nikita Khrushchev
, Lavrenti Beria, Georgy Malenkov, and Nikolai Bulganin, had been forced to endure another long, liquor-soaked dinner with their leader and earlier, a movie (Stalin adored Hollywood films).
In one of his books, Mohamed Heikal, the Egyptian journalist who died last month at the age of 92, records an extraordinary encounter in 1964 between Gamal Abdel Nasser and Nikita Khrushchev
. The Soviet leader was visiting Egypt to attend ceremonies marking the completion of the first phase of the Aswan High Dam project, which Moscow had helped to build after the Americans withdrew an offer to fund it.
Camp David also hosted the meeting between former US president Dwight Eisenhower and Soviet Union leader Nikita Khrushchev
upon the beginning of the Cold War in 1973.
1963: Chinese leader Mao Zedong invited Soviet premier Nikita Khrushchev
for talks to try to heal relations.
by Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev
in 1959 is recalled.
But he also played Nikita Khrushchev
in Enemy At The Gates (2001), the Italian dictator in Mussolini And I (1985) and FBI director J Edgar Hoover in 1995's Nixon.
I have not slept all night, I waited for this moment and everything is going as I wanted." Historically, Crimea was part of Russia until 1954, when Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev
gifted it to Ukraine.