- n Russian writer of plays and novels and short stories; noted for his depiction of social outcasts
- n an industrial city in the European part of Russia; birthplace of Maksim Gorky
- Danny Rivera in New York Times
I am just so sad about this kid, Gorki,said Paquito D'Rivera, the jazz musician who fled Cuba in 1981. "Right when these people are lobbying for the freedom of five spies, the Cuban government jails a musician. How are they going to...