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Noun1.Joseph Stalin - Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party and created a totalitarian state by purging all opposition (1879-1953)Joseph Stalin - Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party and created a totalitarian state by purging all opposition (1879-1953)
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Jacob Dzhugashvili shares a surname with grandad Iosif Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili, better known as Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin.
Born Iosif Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili in the Soviet republic of Georgia, he became a ruthless leader.
WHO was born Iosif Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili before changing his name and entering politics?