Meeting at the Elbe: Lt. William Robertson (U.S. Army) and Lt. Alexander Silvashko (First...

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Silvashko went to the front in the Cherkassy Region of Ukraine, where he was born in the village of...

William Kurelek & his Ukrainian Maze

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Future "Christian mystic, bestselling author and illustrator", William Kurelek was the eldest of the seven children of Ukrainian emmigrant family in northern Alberta...

Ukrainian woman at work. As seen by John Steinbeck and Robert Capa in 1947

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"We went first to the fields where the women and the children were harvesting cucumbers. They were divided into...

Chernobyl electrician Oleksander Lelechenko saved his younger colleagues from radiation exposure by walking through...

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обзор пользователя HydrolicKrane "Ordering younger workers to stand down, 47-year-old electrician Aleksandr Lelechenko repeatedly ventured into...

Taiho, arguably the greatest Sumo wresler of all time, was of Ukrainian descent and...

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"He was born Ivan Boryshko on Karafuto, the Japanese half of the island now controlled by Russia and...

Alex Trebek’s original family last name was Terebeychuk. It’s Ukrainian

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Trebek was born in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, on July 22, 1940, the son of George Edward Trebek (né Terebeychuk), a chef who had...

Terry Sawchuck, the famous Hockey Hall of Fame goalie, was named ‘Ukey” because of...

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"Terrance Gordon Sawchuk (December 28, 1929 – May 31, 1970) was a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender who played 21...

Ukrainian Alexei Berest hoists Victory Banner over Reichstag on May 01, 1945

" On 30 April 1945, after long days of street combat in Berlin, the 150th Division attacked the Reichstag. On 1...

‘Mustang Wanted’, a world famous roofer

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Grisha "Mustang Wanted" is the roofer who climbs tall buildings in different countries without any support and is the one who painted a star on one...

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