Noy ZHORDANIYA, USSR Journalist and Menshevik politician.
ZHORDANIYA, Noy was born in 1870.
Graduate Tiflis Theological Seminary. Then studied at Warsaw Veterinary Institute.
From 1894 in revol movement. Several limes arrested and exiled. Attended 2nd Russian Social-Democratic Workers’ Party Congress;Tiflis deputy, 1st State Duma, led Duma’s Social-Democratic faction.
From 1905 edited Geo-language newspaper “Social-Democrat”. At 5th (London) Party Congress elected Menshevik member, Central Committee, Russian Social-Democratic Workers’ Party. After 1917 February Revol chairman, Tiflis Soviet.
1918—February 1921 chairman, Geo Government. From 1921, after establishment of Soviet regime in Geo, lived abroad.