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 Soviet was the head of state. The office of the Chairman of the Council of Ministers was comparable to a prime minister .... On Stalin's orders, the USSR launched a counter-attack on Nazi Germany.
The office of Premier of the Soviet Union (Russian: Глава Правительства СССР ) was ... Nikolai Tikhonov and Ivan Silayev), and three held the offices of party leader and premier simultaneously (Lenin, Stalin and Nikita Khrushchev).
The Premier of the Soviet Union was the head of government. ... Chairman of the Council of Ministers (1946–1991); Prime Minister of the Soviet Union (1991) ... He oversaw Stalin's collectivization of agriculture, the implementation of the First ...
Secretary-general of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (1922–53) and ... Archpriest of Leninism, Stalin also promoted his own cult in the following year by ...
Jul 7, 2016 ... Joseph Stalin, a Georgian, by far led the USSR longer than any ... this led to a power struggle for control following his death, Joseph Stalin was ...
After Stalin took control of the Soviet Union following Lenin's death in 1924, ... 1958, Khrushchev consolidated his power by taking the office of premier himself.
Feb 22, 2017 ... Communist Leaders of the Soviet Union / Russia ... leader of the Bolshevik party, and the first Premier of the Soviet Union. ... Joseph Stalin became General Secretary of the Soviet Communist Party in 1922, following the death of Lenin. Stalin's policies and leadership, based on Marxist-Leninist ideology, are ...
Former Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev provoked the Cuban Missile Crisis and ... Nikita Khrushchev became Premier of the Soviet Union after Joseph Stalin's ... The following year, the failed U.S.-backed Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba and the ...
A chronology of key events in the history of the Soviet Union. ... 1953 March - Stalin dies and is succeeded by Georgi Malenkov as prime minister and by Nikita ... 1990 - Soviet troops sent to Azerbaijan following inter-ethnic killings between ...
A timeline showing the leaders of the Soviet Union from 1917 until 1991, drawn with the RFFlow software.