Narodnaya Volya
Narodnaya Volya (Russian: Наро́дная во́ля; [nɐˈrodnəjə ˈvolʲə], The People’s Will or The People's Freedom) was aRussian left-wing terrorist organization in the late 19th century, best known for th...
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Rewolucyjni Mściciele
Rewolucyjni Mściciele (Polish for Revolutionary Avengers, also known as Grupa Rewolucjonistów Mścicieli, translated as Group of Revolutionaries and Avengers) was an anarchist movement operating mostly...
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Nikolai Rysakov
Nikolai Ivanovich Rysakov (Russian: Николай Иванович Рысаков; 1861–1881) was a Russian revolutionary and a member of Narodnaya Volya. He personally took part in the assassination of Tsar Alexander...
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Praskovya Ivanovskaya
Praskovya Ivanovskaya (Russian: Прасковья Семёновна Ивановская) was a Russian revolutionary, member of both the Narodnaya Volya (People's Will) and Socialist-Revolutionary Party.
Praskovya was...
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Sophia Perovskaya
Sophia Lvovna Perovskaya (Russian: Со́фья Льво́вна Перо́вская; 13 September [O.S. 1 September] 1853  – 15 April [O.S. 3 April] 1881) was a Russian revoluti...
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Pervomartovtsy
Pervomartovtsy (Russian: Первома́ртовцы; a compound term literally meaning those of March 1) were the Russian revolutionaries, members of Narodnaya Volya, planners and executors of the assass...
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Nikolai Kibalchich
Mykolaj Ivanovych Kybalchych (1853–1881) was a Russian revolutionary, taking part in the assassination of Tsar Alexander II as the main explosive expert for Narodnaya Volya (the People's Will), and al...
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Nikolai Alexandrovich Morozov
Nikolai Alexandrovich Morozov (Никола́й Алекса́ндрович Моро́зов; July 7, 1854, Borok – July 30, 1946) was a Russian revolutionary who spent about 25 years in prison before turning his attention...
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Osip Minor
Osip Solomonovich Minor (Russian: Осип Соломонович Минор; 1861–1932) was a Russian revolutionary and member of the Socialist-Revolutionary Party.Minor was born in Minsk (now in Belarus, then part ...
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Vasily Generalov
Vasily Denisovich Generalov (Russian: Васи́лий Дени́сович Генера́лов; 3.8(20).1867, Potyomkinskaya, Don Host Oblast - 5.8(20).1887) was a Russian revolutionary and a member of Narodnaya Volya.In 1...
Lev Tikhomirov
Lev Alexandrovich Tikhomirov (Russian: Лев Александрович Тихомиров; 1852, Gelendzhik - 1923, Sergiyev Posad), originally a Russian revolutionary and one of the members of the Executive Committee ...
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Combat Organization of the Polish Socialist Party
The Combat Organization of the Polish Socialist Party (Polish: Organizacja Bojowa Polskiej Partii Socjalistycznej, abbreviated OBPPS), also translated as Fighting Organization of the Polish Social...
Aleksandr Kvyatkovsky
Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Kvyatkovsky (Russian: Александр Александрович Квятковский; January 1852, Tomsk — 4 November [O.S. 16 November] 1880) was a Russian revolutionary and memb...
Józef Łukaszewicz
Józef Łukaszewicz (December 13, 1863 — October 19, 1928) was a Polish physicist, geologist and mineralogist, as well as a 19th-century revolutionary. During his life he took part in a failed attempt t...
Alexander Bogdanov
Alexander Aleksandrovich Bogdanov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Алекса́ндрович Богда́нов; born Alyaksandr Malinovsky, Belarusian: Алякса́ндр Алякса́ндравіч Маліно́ўскі) (22 August 1873 [O.S. 10 Au...
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Vera Figner
Vera Nikolayevna Figner (Filippova) (Russian: Ве́ра Никола́евна Фи́гнер (Фили́ппова), July 7 [O.S. June 25] 1852 – June 15, 1942) was a Russian revolutionary and narodnik born in...
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Bloody Wednesday (Poland)
Bloody Wednesday (Polish: Krwawa środa) refers to the events of 15 August 1906 in the (Congress) Kingdom of Poland, where the Combat Organization of the Polish Socialist Party (OB PPS) carried out...
Andrei Zhelyabov
Andrey Ivanovich Zhelyabov (Russian: Желябов, Андрей Иванович; 29 August [O.S. 17 August] 1851 – 15 April [O.S. 3 April] 1881) was a Russian revolutionary and...
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Stepan Khalturin
Stepan Nikolayevich Khalturin (Russian: Степан Николаевич Халтурин) was a Russian revolutionary, member of Narodnaya Volya, and responsible for an attempted assassination of Alexander II of Russia...
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Trial of the Fourteen
The Trial of the Fourteen ("Процесс 14-ти" in Russian) was a trial of fourteen members of Narodnaya Volya. It took place on September 24-28 (October 6-10), 1884 in Saint Petersburg's district military...
Gesya Gelfman
Gesya Mirokhovna Gelfman (Gesia Gelfman or Helfmann); (Гельфман, Геся Мироховна in Russian) (her name is often incorrectly spelled Gesya Mironovna and she sometimes gave an abbreviated "Mirovna"; she ...
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Chernoe Znamia
Chernoe Znamia (or Chornoe Znamia) (Russian: Чёрное знамя, English: The Black Banner), known as the Chernoznamentsy, was a Russian anarchist communist organisation. It emerged in 1903 as a fe...
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Pyotr Yakubovich
Pyotr Filippovich Yakubovich (Russian: Пётр Филиппович Якубович; November 3, 1860 – March 30, 1911) was a Russian revolutionary, poet and member of Narodnaya Volya (People's Will Party) during the...
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Rogów raid
Rogow raid was a train robbery, carried out on November 8, 1906, in the village of Rogow, near the city of Łódź, Congress Poland. It was carried out by 49 members of Łódź branch of the Combat Organiza...
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Bezdany raid
Bezdany raid was a train robbery carried out on the night of 26/27 September 1908 in the vicinity of Bezdany near Vilna (now Bezdonys near Vilnius) on a Russian Empire passenger and mail train by a g...
Anarchism and violence
Anarchism and violence have become closely connected in popular thought, in part because of a concept of "propaganda of the deed". Propaganda of the deed, or attentát, was espoused by a number of lead...
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SR Combat Organization
The Combat Organization (Russian: Боевая Организация, or the Fighting Organization) was the terrorist branch within the Social Revolutionary Party of Russia. It was a terror sub-group that was giv...
Feliks Volkhovsky
Feliks Vadimovich Volkhovsky (Russian: Феликс Вадимович Волховский; 1846 in Poltava – July 21 (August 3), 1914) was a Russian revolutionary, journalist and writer. Volkhovsky became involv...
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Nikolay Rusanov
Nikolay Sergeyevich Rusanov (Russian: Никола́й Серге́евич Руса́нов; September 16 (28), 1859, Oryol — July 28, 1939, Berne), also known under the pseudonyms of K. Tarasov and N. Kudr...