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Vladimir Il’ich Borisov

Vladimir Borisov, USSR Dissident.

Background

  • Borisov, Vladimir was born in 1945 in Vladimir.

  • Career

    • Early involvement in human rights movement. Founded a local group of young people striving for social democracy and progress. In spring 1969 certified insane by the infamous Serbskii Institute, acting on Committee for State Security orders.

      Committed suicide by hanging in his cell in the Butyrki prison in Moscow.
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    Born 1945
    Died May 19, 1970
    (aged 25)
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