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The dictator of which country was Saparmurat Niyazov?
Saparmurat Atayevich Niyazov (1940- 2006) was a Turkmen politician who served as the leader of Turkmenistan from 1985 until his death in 2006. He was First Secretary of the Turkmen Saparmurat Atayevich Niyazov (1940- 2006) was a Turkmen politician who served as the leader of Turkmenistan from 1985 until his death in 2006. His self-given title Türkmenbaşy, meaning Head of the Turkmen, referred to his position as the founder and president of the Association of Turkmens of the World. In his time, he was one of the world's most totalitarian, despotic and repressive dictators.
Who was the first communist leader of the Soviet Union?
Vladimir (1870-1924), better known by the alias Lenin, was a Russian revolutionary, politician, and political theorist. He served as head of government of Soviet Russia from 1917 to 1922 and of the Soviet Union from 1922 to 1924. Under his administration, Russia and then the wider Soviet Union became a one-party communist state governed by the Russian Communist Party.
What was Pyotr Wrangel's nickname?
Baron Pyotr Nikolayevich Wrangel (1878-1928) was a Russian officer in the Imperial Russian Army and later commanding general of the anti-Bolshevik White Army in Southern Russia in the later stages of the Russian Civil War. After his side lost the civil war in 1920, he left Russia and became one of the most prominent exiled White émigrés.Wrangel is immortalized by the nickname of "Black Baron" in the marching song The Red Army .
How did this man die?
He took a cyanide tablet to avoid getting caught
He was sentenced to death as a result of the Nuremberg trial
He got assasinated
He died as a result of poorly performed surgery
On 27th May 1942 two Czech agents attempted to kill Reinhard Heydrich in Halle. He survived the assasination but, died later in the hospital on 4th June 1942, as a result of sepsis.
Who was the first prime minister of Israel?
David Ben-Gurion born David Grün (16 October 1886 – 1 December 1973) was the primary national founder of the State of Israel and the first Prime Minister of Israel.
Which of these communists died in Mexico?
Josip Broz Tito
Leon Trotsky, for fear of Stalin, fled to Mexico. There Ramón Mercader, NKVD agent assassinated the Russian Bolshevik revolutionary Leon Trotsky in Mexico City in August 1940.
What does the name "Mahatma" given to Ghandi mean?
Hope of the people
A great soul
Fighting for freedom
Mahatma is Sanskrit for "Great Soul". It is similar in usage to the modern. The use of the term Mahatma in Jainism to denote a class of lay priests, has been noted since the 17th century. A Mahatma is someone who practices Trikaranasuddhi.
Who was the first leader of North Korea?
Kim Il-sung gained military and political education in the USSR. During World War II, he served in the Red Army, commanding a division of Koreans. He was undoubtedly the weakest educated leader in the entire Eastern bloc.
Who is depicted on the U.S. one hundred-dollar bill?
The United States one hundred-dollar bills are also commonly referred to as "Benjamins" or "Franklins", in reference to the use of Benjamin Franklin's portrait on the denomination. The bill is one of two denominations printed today that does not feature a President of the United States; the other is the $10 bill, featuring Alexander Hamilton.
What was the name of the last Tsar of Russia?
Alexander II. Romanov
Alexander III. Romanow
Peter the Great
Nicholas II (1868-1918) was the last Emperor of Russia, ruling from 1 November 1894 until his forced abdication on 15 March 1917. His reign saw the fall of the Russian Empire from one of the foremost great powers of the world to economic and military collapse. Soviet historians portray Nicholas as a weak and incompetent leader whose decisions led to military defeats and the deaths of millions of his subjects.
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