Nikita Khrushchev

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Noun1.Nikita Khrushchev - Soviet statesman and premier who denounced Stalin (1894-1971)
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EVENTS 1964: News of the sudden departure of flamboyant Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev, above, comes as a surprise to the West.
Camp David also hosted the meeting between former US president Dwight Eisenhower and Soviet Union leader Nikita Khrushchev upon the beginning of the Cold War in 1973.
1958: Nikita Khrushchev ousted prime minister Nikolai Bulganin to take power in the USSR.
1963: Chinese leader Mao Zedong invited Soviet premier Nikita Khrushchev for talks to try to heal relations.
Russia, under Nikita Khrushchev, gave Ukraine back its independence in the early 1960s.
He played Soviet hero Nikita Khrushchev in Enemy At The Gates (2001), the titular Italian dictator in Mussolini And I (1985) and even US President J Edgar Hoover alongside Anthony Hopkins in 1995's Nixon.
But he also played Nikita Khrushchev in Enemy At The Gates (2001), the Italian dictator in Mussolini And I (1985) and FBI director J Edgar Hoover in 1995's Nixon.
The graphic terms used by the author to describe the depredations of the Soviets could be dismissed as highly exaggerated, but in William Taubman's excellent biography of Nikita Khrushchev, the core truths of the Soviet occupation are depicted and verified by Khrushchev in his memoirs.
Historically, Crimea was part of Russia until 1954, when Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev gifted it to Ukraine.
Actually, said Nikita Khrushchev, we shot down a U.
1962: World relief as Cuban missile crisis ends Russian leader NiKita Khrushchev has agreed to dismantle all Russian missiles based in Cuba and ship them BACK to the Soviet Union.
Among the kids, in the late '50s and early '60s, it was believed that it was cool to be a Communist and this was the time when First Secretary Nikita Khrushchev named the electric guitar an enemy for the citizens of the USSR and later Leonid Brezhnev ousted rock music and other creativity's that was not state approved.