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Aleksandr Glagolev

Aleksandr Glagolev, Russian Orthodox clergyman.

Background

  • Glagolev, Aleksandr was born in 1882.

  • Career

    • Priest in the Orthodox church. Professor of the Old Testament at the Kiev Theological Academy. Gave important evidence for the defence at the famous Beilis trial in Kiev in 1913.

      Well-known theological writer. Arrested, 1930, but soon released. Re-arrested, 1938.
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    Born 1882
    Died November 25, 1938
    (aged 56)
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