Fun Fact: The Russian Peasant Who Just Wanted Beets

Fun facts about beets

During World War I’s peace talks, the new Soviet Union went to represent Russia. They wanted to bring various people to represent the country besides politicians. They forgot to include a peasant, whom they found at the last minute. Luring him with the promise of beets, he had no idea he’d be in the same room and even table as various heads of state.

2 Comments Add yours

  1. Theresa says:

    Must have been quite a shocker once he found out!


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