Statistics for Obscure Soviet Leaders

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  • The average score is 5 of 19

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Hint Answer % Correct
Architect of October Revolution, Stalin's rival, murdered in 1940Leon Trotsky
95%
Took power after Stalin, murdered in 1953Lavrentiy Beria
55%
Member of ''Anti-Party Group", former "Foreign Minister"Vyacheslav Molotov
55%
Stalin's supporter, then rival, called "the favorite of the whole Party" by LeninNikolai Bukharin
45%
Nominal successor of Stalin, member of "Anti-Party Group"Georgy Malenkov
45%
Stalin's supporter, then rival, Leningrad Party leaderGrigory Zinoviev
36%
Army leader, supported Khrushchev against "Anti-Party Group", but lost against him in a power struggle in 1957Georgy Zhukov
36%
Regarded as first Soviet head of state, rumored to be involved in assasination attempt on Lenin in 1918Yakov Sverdlov
23%
Torn between "Anti-Party Group" and Khrushchev, nominal premier, dismissed in 1958Nikolai Bulganin
18%
Supported Khrushchev against the "Anti-Party Group", nominal head of state, dismissed in 1965Anastas Mikoyan
14%
Leader of the coup against Gorbachev in 1991Gennady Yanayev
14%
Nominal head of state, member of "Anti-Party Group", dismissed in 1960Kliment Voroshilov
14%
Supported Khrushchev in the 1950s, then became a member of the Troika that threw him out, nominal premierAlexei Kosygin
9%
Member of ''Anti-Party Group", former "Economy Minister"Lazar Kaganovich
9%
Stalin's supporter, then rival, Moscow Party leaderLev Kamenev
9%
Nominal successor of LeninAlexei Rykov
9%
Member of the Troika that threw Khrushchev out, nominal head of stateNikolai Podgorny
0%
De-facto ruler of the USSR when Andropov fell sick, afterwards supported ChernenkoNikolai Tikhonov
0%
Regarded by some as the "secret mastermind of the 1991 coup", Chairman of the Supreme SovietAnatoly Lukyanov
0%

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