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Lurii Timofeevich Galanskov

Lurii Galanskov, USSR Dissident.

Background

  • Galanskov, lurii was born in 1939 in Moscow.

  • Career

    • One of the first dissidents. Wrote samizdat poetry and edited the samizdat magazine Feniks. Several incarcerations in psychiatric hospitals.

      Arrested, 1967, and sentenced to 7 years imprisonment.
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    Born 1939
    Died 1972
    (aged 33)
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