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Fanny Kaplan

Revolutionary

Fanny Kaplan, USSR Revolutionary.

Background

Kaplan, Fanny was born in 1893.

Career

Member of the SR Party. On 30 August 1918, made an attempt on Lenin’s life after a meeting at the Mikhelson factory in Moscow, and seriously wounded him. Arrested and soon thereafter executed by Pavel МаГ- kov, the Kremlin’s security commandant.