Zinoviev Grigori Evseyevich

Zi·nov·iev

 (zĭ-nō′vē-ĕf′, zyĭ-nôf′yĭf), Grigori Evseyevich 1883-1936.
Soviet politician who ruled with Stalin and Kamenev after Lenin's death (1924). He was later arrested (1934) and executed.
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