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The Lost World of Communism - Life in Communist Romania & Romanian Revolution
Is pretty hard to find footage of Romania during communism. This documentary is definitely worth to watch, especially if you are Romanian and lived in those times or had relatives who did. It shows ho...
Nicolae Ceausescu and Romania's Christmas revolution
Romania has fared well since it got rid of Ceausescu 25 years ago. It may offer lessons for the Middle East
North Korea executes ‘traitor’ Jang Song Thaek – North Korea News
North Korean state media outlet the Korea Central News Agency has declared that Jang Song Thaek, the uncle of Kim Jong Un and former vice Chairman of the National Defence Commission, has been executed...
Hasan Polatkan
Hasan Polatkan (1915 – 16 September 1961) was a Turkish politician and Minister of Labor and Finance, who was executed by hanging after the coup d'état in 1960 along with two other cabinet membe...
Amir-Abbas Hoveyda
Amir-Abbas Hoveyda (Persian: امیرعباس هویدا;‎ Amīr `Abbās Hoveyda, 18 February 1919 – 7 April 1979) was an Iranian economist and politician who served as Prime Minister of Iran from 27 Jan...
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Diarra Traoré
Diarra Traoré (1935–8 July 1985) was a Guinean soldier and politician. He served as Prime Minister of Guinea from 1984 to 1985 as a member of a junta led by Lansana Conté. In 1985, after an atte...
Muhsin al-Barazi
Muhsin al-Barazi (Arabic: محسن البرازي‎) (Hama, 1904 – Damascus, 14 August 1949) was a Syrian lawyer, academic and politician. He served a short term as a Prime Minister of Syria in 1949 and...
Muhsin al-Barazi - Wikipedia
Manuel Dorrego
Manuel Dorrego (11 June 1787 – 13 December 1828) was an Argentine statesman and soldier. He was governor of Buenos Aires in 1820, and then again from 1827 to 1828.
Dorrego was born in Buenos Aires...
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Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (Urdu: ذوالفقار علی بھٹو‎) ([zʊlfɪqɑːɾ ɑli bʱʊʈːoː]; 5 January 1928 – 4 April 1979) was the ninth Prime Minister of Pakistan (1973–77) and its fourth President (1971–73)....
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto - Wikipedia
Andor Jaross
Andor Jaross (May 23, 1896, Komáromcsehi, Komárom County – April 11, 1946) was an ethnic Hungarian politician from Slovakia and collaborator with the Nazis.Born in Komáromcsehi (Slovak: Čech...
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Jamshid Nakhchivanski
Jamshid Jafargulu oglu Nakhchivanski (Azerbaijani: Cəmşid Cəfərqulu oğlu Naxçıvanski; August 23, 1895 - August 26, 1938), also known as Jamshid Khan Nakhichevanski, was a Russian Imperial, Azerbai...
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Prokofy Dzhaparidze
Prokofy "Alyosha" Aprasionovich Dzhaparidze or Japaridze, (Georgian: პროკოფი აპრასიონის ძე ჯაფარიძე, Russian: Прокофий Апрасионович Джапаридзе; 15 January 1880 – 20 September 1918), was a Comm...
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Khmer Republic
The Khmer Republic (Khmer: សាធារណរដ្ឋខ្មែរ) was the republican government of Cambodia that was formally declared on 9 October 1970. It was replaced in 1975 by the state known as Democratic...
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Pak Hon-yong
Pak Hon-yong (Hangul: 박헌영, Hanja:朴憲永, 28 May 1900 – 5 December 1955 ?) was a Korean independence activist, politician, philosopher and Communist activist. One of the main leaders of the Korean co...
Pak Hon-yong - Wikipedia
László Baky
László Baky (September 13, 1898 in Budapest – March 29, 1946) was a leading member of the Hungarian Nazi movement that flourished before and during World War II.A military academy graduate, he c...
Mirza Davud Huseynov
Mirza Davud Baghir oglu Huseynov (Azeri: Mirzə Davud Hüseynov; Russian: Мирза Давуд Гусейнов; Tajik: Мирзо Довуд Ҳусейнов / میرزا داوود حسینوف – Mirzo Dovud Huseinov), also spelled Husseynov or Guseyn...
Dobri Bozhilov
Dobri Bozhilov Khadzhiyanakev (Bulgarian: Добри Божилов Хаджиянакиев) (June 13, 1884 – February 1, 1945) was Prime Minister of Bulgaria during World War II.Born in Kotel, Bulgaria, Bozhilov ...
Dobri Bozhilov - Wikipedia
Anton Mussert
Anton Adriaan Mussert ([ˈɑntɔm ˈmʏsərt]; 11 May 1894 – 7 May 1946) was one of the founders of the National Socialist Movement in the Netherlands (NSB) and its formal leader. As such, he was the most ...
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Stephan Ludwig Roth
Stephan Ludwig Roth (November 24, 1796 in Mediaș – May 11, 1849 in Cluj) was a Transylvanian Saxon intellectual, pedagogue and Lutheran pastor.After studying in Mediaș, Sibiu, and at the Univers...
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Hamid Sultanov
Hamid Hasan oglu Sultanov (Azerbaijani: Həmid Sultanov; 26 May 1889 – 1938) was a Soviet Azerbaijani politician, People's Commissar for Internal Affairs of the Azerbaijan SSR and later Chair of th...
Julián Grimau
Julián Grimau García (1911, Madrid—April 20, 1963, Madrid) was a Spanish politician, member of the Communist Party of Spain, executed during Francisco Franco's dictatorship.
Initially active...
Julián Grimau - Wikipedia
Sultan Galiev
Mirsaid Sultan-Galiev (Tatar: Мирсәет Хәйдәргали улы Солтангалиев, Mirsäyet Xäydärğäli ulı Soltanğäliev, pronounced [ˌmirsæˈjet xæɪˌdærɣæˈli ulɯ sɔlˌtɑnɣæˈliəf]; Russian: Мирсаид Хайдаргалиеви...
Sultan Galiev - Wikipedia
Aliheydar Garayev
Aliheydar Garayev Agakerim oglu (Azerbaijani: Əliheydər Qarayev Ağakərim oğlu) (June 20, 1896 - April 24, 1938) also spelled as Aliheydar Qarayev, was a Menshevik-turned-Bolshevik revolutionary, P...
Aliheydar Garayev - Wikipedia
Saddam Hussein
Saddam Hussein Abd al-Majid al-Tikriti (Arabic: صدام حسين عبد المجيد التكريتي Ṣaddām Ḥusayn ʿAbd al-Maǧīd al-Tikrītī; 28 April 1937 – 30 December 2006) was the fifth President of Iraq, serving in...
Saddam Hussein - Wikipedia
Koçi Xoxe
Koçi Xoxe (pronounced [ˈkɔtʃi ˈdzɔdzɛ]; May 1, 1911 – June 11, 1949) was the Defence and Interior Minister of Albania for some time under Enver Hoxha.
Xoxe was born in 1917 in Negovan, Greec...