Zinoviev, Grigori

   Russian communist leader. Born in Radomyslski in Kirovograd, he joined the Russian Social Democratic Party in Switzerland in 1901. He was a delegate to the party's congress in Stockholm in 1906. He was exiled in 1908 and became one of Lenin's close collaborators. In 1917 he and Lenin returned to Russia. After the revolution, he was a member of the party's central commitee, and became chairman of the Lenin soviet party. In 1922 he became a member of the Politburo. Following Lenin's death in 1924, he became part of the triumvirate that ruled the Soviet Union.

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  • Zinoviev, Grigori Evseyevich — (1883–1936)    Russian Communist leader. Zinoviev joined the Russian Social Democratic Party in 1901 when a student in Switzerland. He sided with the Bolshevik faction upon his return to Russia in 1903 and played an active role in the 1905… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Zinóviev, Grígori (Yevséievich) — orig. Ovsel Gershon Aronov Radómislski (23 sep. 1883, Elisavetgrad, Ucrania, Imperio ruso–25 ago. 1936, Moscú, Rusia, URSS). Político soviético. Nacido de padres judíos de clase media baja, no recibió educación formal, pero durante viajes al… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • Grigori Zinóviev — Grigori Yevséievich Zinóviev Nacimiento 23 de septiembre de 1883 Yelizavetgrad …   Wikipedia Español

  • ZINOVIEV — GRIGORI EVSEÏEVITCH RADOMYLSKI dit (1883 1936) Autodidacte, Zinoviev commence par militer dans les cercles d’éducation politique du sud de la Russie. En 1902, il se rend à l’étranger, où il rencontre Plekhanov et Lénine. Bolchevik dès 1903, il… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Grigori Zinoviev — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Zinoviev. Zinoviev. Grigori Evseïevitch Zinoviev (en russe : Григорий Евсеевич Зиновьев), de son vrai nom Ovseï Gerchen Aronovitch Radomyslski Apfelbaum, est un …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Zinoviev Letter — The Zinoviev Letter is a 1924 letter that was allegedly addressed from Grigori Zinoviev, president of the presidium of the Executive Committee of the Communist International (Comintern), and Arthur MacManus, the British representative on the… …   Wikipedia

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