St. Petersburg, Archangel
By Kailen Gutierrez and Samip Koirala
Location and History
St. Petersburg is located in Russia with the area of 1400 sq km.
It has population of about 5.2 million people.
St. Petersburg has been a capital of Russia for 2 centuries. In the 20th century it changed names 3 times, suffered three revolutions and a 900-day Siege during the World War II. Present day it is a modern city where old and new live side by side in requited tolerance and respect.
Famous People from St. Petersburg
President of Russia
Well known chemist and inventor
Professional basketball player in Russia and US