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Joseph Stalin (1878–1953)

Joseph Stalin (a code name meaning "Man of Steel") was born Iosif (Joseph) Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili in 1879 in Gori, Georgia, the Transcaucasian part of the Russian Empire. His father was a cobbler named Vissarion Dzhugashvili, a drunkard who beat him badly and frequently and left the family when Joseph was young. His mother, Ekaterina Gheladze... See full bio »

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 1953 Betimi i popullit shqiptar para Stalinit të madh (Documentary)
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 1945/XIII Universal Newsreel (Documentary short)
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 1944 One Inch from Victory (Documentary)
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6 Biographical Movies | 21 Print Biographies | 51 Portrayals | 5 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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[after the death of his first wife, Ekaterina] This warm creature was able to soften my heart of stone. Now she is gone, and with her my only warm feelings for humans. See more »


When the full impact of Adolf Hitler's betrayal of the Nazi-Soviet nonaggression treaty struck Stalin, he locked himself in his rooms for several days, leaving the country leaderless. See more »




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