Awards are very expensive, there is the most expensive in the world, but there is an award recognized as the most expensive in the USSR. It is interesting to learn about the unusual reward, which marks the most ridiculous of deaths.
Award for the most ridiculous deathEvery now and then we hear that some kind of bonus was given out to someone, it turns out that the award was instituted for the most absurd death. Her name - Darwin Award. She is a virtual reward.
Darwin Award is one of the most famous in the world.
Claim the Darwin Prize can be the one who himself ditched, allowed himself to ditch someone or something of stupidity or made some actions, because of which he lost the opportunity to continue the race. Death, caused by someone else's mistake, is not suitable for this prize, as it is a common bad luck.
Darwin Award nominees are becoming popular posthumously
The most expensive rewardOf all the world’s famous awards, two are the most expensive. One of them is the highest award of the Russian Empire. Its name is the Diamond Sign of the Order of the Holy Apostle Andrew the First Called. The estimated cost is about five million four hundred thousand dollars.
The Diamond Order of the Holy Apostle Andrew the First Called is the most expensive reward.
Russia's highest awardIn tsarist Russia, its own reward system was formed, medals and orders were awarded in pre-revolutionary Russia, Soviet Russia and, finally, in modern Russia.
Gold Star Medal - the most expensive award in Russia
The most expensive award of the USSRNobody argues that the main thing in any award is the merits of the person to whom it is awarded. However, funds are spent on the production of any award. Among all the awards of the USSR, the Order of Victory is recognized as the most invaluable.
Order "Victory" - the most expensive award in the USSR
It looks like a five-pointed star, which is decorated with five artificial rubies and one hundred seventy-four diamonds. In the center is the image of the Spasskaya Tower. In the manufacture of this piece of jewelry used gold, platinum, silver and enamel. The size of the jewel is seventy two millimeters.
Holders of the Order "Victory"
No one knows the exact price of this order, but it is known that, according to today's estimates, the cost of materials used in the production of the award is about one hundred thousand dollars.
The Order of Victory has almost 200 diamonds.
The most prestigious award in the worldVirtually no one who did not know about the Nobel Prize. She is recognized as the most prestigious in the world. Its founder is the chemist Alfred Nobel. He patented the discovery of dynamite, to his credit a number of discoveries directly related to the explosions. In spite of this, the brilliant chemist was striving for universal peace.He decided to award people who made a significant contribution to the results of the past year in five areas - this is physics, chemistry, literature and peace consolidation, physiology and medicine. For this, he wrote a testament worth nine million dollars, which was the amount for the foundation of the fund. The financing of the international premium, according to this will, must be paid out of the above mentioned amount.
Nobel Prize - the most prestigious award in the world
The solemn ceremony is always held in Stockholm on the same day, namely, the tenth of December. This date is the day of Nobel's death. The leading country, according to uznayvse.ru, is America by the number of awards received.
Obtaining such awards is a serious occasion for a holiday. And at ceremonial events they often serve alcohol, including.