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At some Russian cemeteries, gravestones reveal more than the names and ages of those buried there. Some monuments also show how the person lived. At this cemetery in Stavropol, southwestern Russia, many tombstones depict the profession or hobby to which a person devoted his or her life, from the aerospace industry to construction work or motorcycling racing.

Sergei Vladimirovich Kopylov is immortalized as a unit commander at the Baikonur Cosmodrome.
Sergei Vladimirovich Kopylov is immortalized as a unit commander at the Baikonur Cosmodrome.

Yury Vladimirovich Shchyokin, a devoted motorbiker
Yury Vladimirovich Shchyokin, a devoted motorbiker

Viktor Stanislavovich Kulabukhov is remembered for a career in construction.
Viktor Stanislavovich Kulabukhov is remembered for a career in construction.

Other people, or their loved ones, chose images of taxis, ships, bombers, and military hardware.
Other people, or their loved ones, chose images of taxis, ships, bombers, and military hardware.

Aleksandr Mikhailovich Turishchev's tombstone bears this image of a jet.
Aleksandr Mikhailovich Turishchev's tombstone bears this image of a jet.

The tombstone of Vladimir Nikolayevich Galunenko shows a traveler setting off on a final journey.
The tombstone of Vladimir Nikolayevich Galunenko shows a traveler setting off on a final journey.

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido said on April 30 that he is launching a “final phase” of his plan to oust President Nicolas Maduro, calling on Venezuelans and the military to back him to end Maduro’s “usurpation.”

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