List of leaders of the Soviet Union
Under the 1977 Constitution of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), the Chairman of the Council of Ministers was the head of government and the Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Sovi...
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Premier of the Soviet Union
The office of Premier of the Soviet Union (Russian: Глава Правительства СССР) was synonymous with head of government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR). Twelve individuals were pre...
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List of heads of state of the Soviet Union
The Constitution of the Soviet Union recognised the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet and the earlier Central Executive Committee (CEC) of the Congress of Soviets as the highest organs of state authorit...
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Vladimir Migranovich Movsisyan
Vladimir Migranovich Movsisyan (Armenian: Վլադիմիր Մովսիսյան Vladimir Movsishan, November 12, 1933, Shenavan, Spitak region, Armenia – November 5, 2014, Yerevan, Armenia) was an Armenian politicia...
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Ivan Teodorovich
Ivan Adolfovich Teodorovich (Russian: Ива́н Адольфо́вич Теодо́рович; Polish: Iwan Adolfowicz Teodorowicz) (September 10 (O. S. August 29), 1875, Smolensk - September 20, 1937) was a Russian Bo...
Leonid Brezhnev
Leonid Ilyich Brezhnev (/ˈbrɛʒnɛf/; Russian: Леони́д Ильи́ч Бре́жнев; [lʲɪɐˈnʲid ɪˈlʲjitɕ ˈbrʲɛʐnʲɪf]; Ukrainian: Леоні́д Іллі́ч Бре́жнєв, 19 December 1906  – 10 November 1982) was the Ge...
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Nikolai Podgorny
Nikolai Viktorovich Podgorny (Russian: Никола́й Ви́кторович Подго́рный; [nʲɪkɐˈlaj ˈvʲiktərəvʲɪtɕ pɐdˈgornɨj], Ukrainian: Микола Вікторович Підгорний; 18 February [O.S. 5 February]...
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Volodymyr Shcherbytsky
Volodymyr Vasylyovych Shcherbytsky (Ukrainian: Володи́мир Васи́льович Щерби́цький, Russian: Влади́мир Васи́льевич Щерби́цкий; [vlɐˈdʲimʲɪr vɐˈsʲilʲɪvʲɪtɕ ɕːɪrˈbʲitskʲɪj]; 17 February 1918, Ver...
Nikolai Bulganin
Nikolai Alexandrovich Bulganin (Russian: Никола́й Алекса́ндрович Булга́нин [nʲɪkɐˈlaj ɐlʲɪˈksandrəvʲɪtɕ bʊlˈɡanʲɪn]; 11 June [O.S. 30 May] 1895 – 24 February 1975) was a prominen...
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Mir Jafar Baghirov
Mir Jafar Baghirov Abbas oglu (Azerbaijani: Mir Cəfər Bağırov Abbas oğlu; 17 September 1896, Quba – 7 May 1956, Siberia) was the communist leader of Azerbaijan SSR from 1932 till 1953, under the S...
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Vladimir Lenin
Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov (Russian: Влади́мир Ильи́ч Улья́нов; [vlɐˈdʲimʲɪr ɪˈlʲitɕ ʊˈlʲanəf]), alias Lenin (/ˈlɛnɪn/; Russian: Ле́нин; [ˈlʲenʲɪn]) (22 April [O.S. 10 April] 18...
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Yakov Gamarnik
Yan Gamarnik (birth name Jakiv Borysovych Pudykovych (Ukrainian: Я́кiв Бори́сович Пудико́вич), sometimes known as Yakov Gamarnik (Russian: Яков Гамарник) (June 2 [O.S. May 21]...
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Karl Vaino
Karl Vaino (Russian: Карл Генрихович Вайно, Karl Genrihovich Vaino; born 28 May 1923 in Tomsk, Russia) is a former Estonian SSR politician. 1978–1988 he was the First Secretary of the Communist Pa...
Yakov Popok
Yakov Abramovich Popok (1894-1938) served as the fifth General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Turkmen SSR.His term began in August 1930, replacing Grigory Aronshtam. He fell ill in early 1937...
Georgy Pyatakov
Georgy (Yury) Leonidovich Pyatakov (Russian: Георгий Леонидович Пятаков; August 6, 1890–Jan. 30, 1937) was a Bolshevik revolutionary leader during the Russian Revolution, and member of the L...
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Augusts Voss
Augusts Voss (Russian: Август Эдуардович Восс; born 1919, Omsk guberniya, died 1994, Moscow) was a Soviet politician and party functionary of Latvian origin. Before World War II he worked as a school ...
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Andrei Kirilenko (politician)
Andrei Pavlovich Kirilenko (Russian: Андре́й Па́влович Кириле́нко; [ɐnˈdrʲej ˈpavləvʲɪtɕ kʲɪrʲɪˈlʲɛnkə]; 8 September [O.S. 26 August] 1906 – 12 May 1990) was a Soviet statesman f...
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Yakov Chubin
Yakov Chubin also known as Yakov Shub (Mstsislaw, Mogilyov Governorate, 1893 – Moscow, November 1956) served as the seventh General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Turkmen SSR.His term b...
Arvīds Pelše
Arvīds Pelše (Russian: А́рвид Я́нович Пе́льше, Arvid Yanovich Pelshe); February 7 [O.S. January 26] 1899 – May 29, 1983) was a Soviet politician, functionary, and historian. He w...
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Chingiz Ildyrym
Chingiz Ildyrym oglu Sultanov (Azerbaijani: Çingiz İldırım oğlu Sultanov) (1890–1937) better known as Chingiz Ildyrym, was a Bolshevik revolutionary, innovator and the first People's Commissar for...
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Nikolay Paskutsky
Nikolay Antonovich Paskutsky (1894- July 28, 1938) served briefly as the third General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Turkmen SSR, serving from 1927 until August 1928. He was shot on July 28,...
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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...
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Nikolay Gikalo
Nikolay Fyodorovich Gikalo (Russian: Николай Фёдорович Гикало; born March 8, 1897, Odessa, Kherson Governorate – April 25, 1938) was a Soviet revolutionary and statesman. From 1915 he served in th...
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Kliment Voroshilov
Kliment Yefremovich Voroshilov (Russian:  Климе́нт Ефре́мович Вороши́лов​ , Ukrainian: Климент Охрімович Ворошилов, Klyment Okhrimovych Voroshylov), popularly known as Klim Voroshi...
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Kirill Mazurov
Kirill Trofimovich Mazurov (Belarusian: Кіры́ла Трафі́мавіч Ма́зураў, Russian: Кирилл Трофимович Мазуров; born 25 March 1914, Homyel Voblast, Belarus – died 19 December 1989) was a Belarusian ...
Nikolai Tikhonov
Nikolai Aleksandrovich Tikhonov (Russian: Николай Александрович Тихонов; Kharkiv, 14 May [O.S. 1 May] 1905 – Moscow, 1 June 1997) was a Soviet Russian-Ukrainian statesman during ...
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Viktor Hambardzumyan
Victor Amazaspovich Ambartsumian (Russian: Ви́ктор Амаза́спович Амбарцумя́н; Armenian: Վիկտոր Համզասպի Համբարձումյան, Viktor Hamazaspi Hambardzumyan; 18 September [O.S. 5 September ...
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Mikhail Gorbachev
Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev (/ˈɡɔrbəˌtʃɔːf, -ˌtʃɒf/; Russian: Михаи́л Серге́евич Горбачёв, Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachov; [mʲɪxɐˈil sʲɪrˈɡʲejɪvʲɪtɕ ɡərbɐˈtɕɵf]; born 2 March 1931) is a former S...