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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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 1957 Portraits of Power (TV Series)
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- Joseph Stalin (1957) ... Himself - Subject
 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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Publicity Listings:

6 Biographical Movies | 23 Print Biographies | 51 Portrayals | 5 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Premier Joseph Stalin | Staline

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

A single death is a tragedy. A million deaths is a statistic. See more »

Trivia:

Ironically the supplies of oil, rubber and grain from 1939 to 1941 made possible the Axis invasion of the Soviet Union. Without those supplies the European Axis Powers would not have had the resources needed for the invasion. See more »

Trademark:

Bowler hat See more »

Nickname:

Man of Steel See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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