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Viktor Nikolaevich Pepeliaev

Viktor Pepeliaev, USSR Politician.

Background

  • Pepeliaev, Viktor was born in 1884.

  • Education

    • Graduated from Tomsk University in law.

    Career

    • Member of the 4th Duma. Member of the Central Committee of the Cadet Party, 1917. Afterthe February Revolution 1917, became a commissar of the Provisional Government in Kronstadt.

      Arrested by revolutionary sailors. Chairman of the Eastern department of the Central Committee of the Cadet Party until December 1918, when he left the party. In spring 1919, Minister of the Interior with Admiral Kolchak.

      From 22 November 1919, Prime Minister of the Kolchak government. Handed over in Irkutsk to the Revkom (revolutionary committee) and shot together with Admiral Kolchak.
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    Born 1884
    Died February 7, 1920
    (aged 36)
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