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Mikhail Pavlovich Tomskii

politician , trade unionist

Mikhail Tomskii, USSR Politician, trade unionist.

Background

Tomskii, Mikhail was born in 1880.

Career

Head of the Soviet Trade Unions in the 1930s. Member of the Politburo. The only genuine worker among the Bolshevik ruling group.

Close to Nikolai Bukharin. Became a victim of the Stalin purges together with Bukharin. Committed suicide.