The Force Awakens (In Ukraine): Darth Vader Statue Replaces Lenin Monument
Artist converts Vladimir Lenin statue in Odessa into a monument to the Star Wars villain and it’s not the first time the George Lucas film has invaded politics. While the rest of the world was trying ...
Lenin's Body Improves with Age
Russian scientists have developed experimental embalming methods to maintain the look, feel and flexibility of the Soviet Union's founder’s body, which is 145 years old today 
Denmark: New Documents Reveal Lenin Was A German Agent
Copenhagen - Construction workers working on the renovation of the basement of an old warehouse in the Danish capital, have discovered many boxes of documents dating from 1917 and 1918, that allegedly...
Vyacheslav Molotov - Who Killed Stalin
From the acclaimed BBC Timewatch team, this clip explores the fall from grace of Vyacheslav Molotov, presenting another motive and suspect in Stalin's death....
Vyacheslav Molotov
Soviet Foreign Minister Vyacheslav Molotov visits Hitler in the Chancellery, November 1940. For more details about the Reich Chancellery, please visit http:/...
Vladimir Lenin
Part 1 to a documentary about Vladimir Lenin. Honors: 70 - Top Favorites (Today) - Education - 2/9/08.
Lilia Estrin Dallin
Lilia Estrin Dallin (1898-1981) (aka Lola Estrin, Paulsen, Lilya Ginzberg) was a prominent member of Trotsky's Paris organization in the 1930s, the wife of the Menshevik David Dallin, and incorrectly ...
The Force Awakens (In Ukraine): Darth Vader Statue Replaces Lenin Monument
Artist converts Vladimir Lenin statue in Odessa into a monument to the Star Wars villain and it’s not the first time the George Lucas film has invaded politics. While the rest of the world was trying ...
Maria Alexandrovna Ulyanova
Maria Alexandrovna Ulyanova (born Maria Alexandrovna Blank; Russian: Мария Александровна Ульянова; 6 March [O.S. 22 February] 1835 — 25 July [O.S. 12 July]...
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Boris Porshnev
Boris Fyodorovich Porshnev (Russian: Бори́с Фёдорович По́ршнев; 7 March [O.S. 22 February] 1905, Saint Petersburg – 26 November 1972, Moscow) was a Soviet historian known for his...
Ivan Kulyk
Ivan Yulianovych Kulyk (Ukrainian: Іван Юліанович Кулик; born Izrail Yudelevych ) (January 14, 1897 – October 10, 1937) was a Jewish-Ukrainian poet, writer, translator, diplomat and Communist Part...
Yevgeni Preobrazhensky
Yevgeni Alekseyevich Preobrazhensky (Russian: Евге́ний Алексе́евич Преображе́нский) (3 February 1886 – 13 July 1937) was an Old Bolshevik, an economist and a member of the Central C...
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Martyn Liadov
Martyn Nikolaevich Liadov (1872 - 1947) (pseudonym of Martyn Nikolaevich Mandel’shtam) was a Bolshevik and Vperedist.Liadov was first drawn to the populist Narodnik movement in Moscow in 1891. By 189...
Nikolay Baransky
Nikolay Nikolayevich Baransky (Russian: Николай Николаевич Баранский) (27 July [O.S. 15 July] 1881 — 20 November 1963) — Soviet economic geographer, founder of Soviet Rayon (Regi...
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Leonid Gatovsky
Leonid Gatovsky was a Soviet economist (Born in 1889). He was the first economist that brought up the objective rules of the socialist economy by with his work: The Methodology of the Socialist Econom...
Nikolai Bukharin
Nikolai Ivanovich Bukharin (Russian: Никола́й Ива́нович Буха́рин; 9 October [O.S. 27 September] 1888 – 15 March 1938) was a Russian Bolshevik revolutionary, Soviet politician and...
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Sergey Yustinovich Bagotsky
Sergey Yustinovich Bagotsky (Russian: Серге́й Юстинович Багоцкий; 15 February 1879 - 15 March 1953) was a Russian Marxist revolutionary and Soviet medicine and Red Cross diplomat, Soviet head of t...
Blank family
The Blank family is a family of Jews, some of whom converted to Orthodox Christianity in the Russian Empire, mostly notable as the immediate ancestry of the maternal grandfather of Vladimir Lenin acco...
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Vladimir Mayakovsky
Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky (/ˌmɑːjəˈkɔːfski, -ˈkɒf-/; Russian: Влади́мир Влади́мирович Маяко́вский; July 19 [O.S. July 7] 1893 – April 14, 1930) was a Russian and So...
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Aleksandr Samoylovich Martynov
Alexandr Martynov (Alexandr Martinov; also, Aleksandr Samoilovich Pikker;) (1865 – 1935) was a Menshevik before the Russian revolutions of 1917, and for a few years after the revolution a critic...
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Molotov cocktail
A Molotov cocktail (Finnish: Polttopullo or Molotovin koktaili, Spanish: Cóctel mólotov, German: Molotowcocktail), also known as a petrol bomb, poor man's grenade, fire bomb (not to be con...
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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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Christian Rakovsky
Christian Rakovsky (August 13 [O.S. August 1] 1873 – September 11, 1941) was a Bulgarian socialist revolutionary, a Bolshevik politician and Soviet diplomat; he was also noted as a j...
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Vatslav Vorovsky
Vatslav Vatslavovich Vorovsky ( Ва́цлав Ва́цлавович Воро́вский; Wacław Worowski) (1871 - 1923) was a Marxist revolutionary, literary critic, and Soviet Russian diplomat. One of the first Soviet diplo...
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Semyon Sereda
Semyon Pafnutyevich Sereda (Russian: Семён Пафнутьевич Середа) (February 1, 1871 – May 21, 1933) was a Soviet politician.He was the son of a railway employee. From 1896 to 1917 he worked...
Mikhail Pokrovsky
Mikhail Nikolayevich Pokrovsky (Russian: Михаи́л Никола́евич Покро́вский, August 29 [O.S. August 17] 1868 – April 10, 1932) was a Russian Marxist historian. One of the earliest p...
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