Nikita khrushchev was born in the village of kalinovka, dmitriyev uyezd, kursk guberniya, russian empire, now occupied by the present-day kursk oblast in the communist party subsequently accused khrushchev of making political mistakes, such as mishandling the 1962 cuban missile crisis and. Soviet politician who served as first secretary of the communist party (1953-1964 ) and soviet premier (1958-1964) khrushchev (kruːsˈtʃɒf ˈkrʊstʃɒf russian xruˈʃtʃɔf) n (biography) nikita sergeyevich (niˈkitə sɪrˈɡjejɪvitʃ) 1894–1971, soviet statesman premier of the soviet union (1958–64) after stalin's. Nikita sergeyevich khrushchev was a former soviet premier who was instrumental in provoking the cuban missile crisis that brought the soviet union and the after doing several small jobs in the industrialized area of russia, he began his political career as secretary of the communist party in school. Nikita sergeyevich khrushchev (nyĭkē´tə syĭrgā´yəvĭch khrŏŏschôf´), 1894–1971, soviet communist leader, premier of the ussr (1958–64), and first 18 khrushchev and the politics of reform endurance and endeavour: russian history, 1812-1992 by j n westwood oxford university press, 1993 (4th edition). The first comprehensive biography of stalin's successor nikita sergeyevich khrushchev was the unquestioned leader of the soviet union from 1957 to 1964 in this fairly short span for nearly any other soviet politician of the nineteen- thirties, this would have been a blemish worthy of execution. Party leader nikita s khrushchev is best known for his denouncement of stalin's tyrannical reign and attempts at cooperation with non-communist nations khrushchev's tenure was marked with continual maneuvering against his political enemies his critics condemned his plans of increased agricultural.
Nikita khrushchev: the early years khrushchev was born on april 15, 1894, in kalinovka, a small russian village near the ukrainian border at age 14 he moved with his family to the ukrainian mining town of yuzovka, where he apprenticed as a metalworker and performed other odd jobs despite his religious upbringing,. Nikita sergeevich khrushchev, (5/17 april 1894 - 11 september 1971), a self- made man who had entered the politburo in 1939, soon emerged as the leading figure over the next five years khrushchev out maneuvered his political rivals and became the most powerful political figure in russia born in 1894. Nikita khrushchev was born in 1894 as the son of a coal-miner, in kalinovka, a village near russia's border with ukraine he started working at an early after the war he studied at a technical institute in the ukrainian mining and industrial centre of donetsk, and it was there that he embarked upon a political career in 1929.
Nikita sergeyevich khrushchev rose from the poverty of his youth to become the most powerful russian in the communist party and the personification of the cold war of the 1950s and early 1960s he is probably best remembered for his antics and ill temper at meetings of the united nations in the early 1960s, including. Shortlisted for the national books critics circle award: the book is a gift, as fascinating as it is important—robert legvold, foreign affairs the definitive biography of the mercurial soviet leader who succeeded and denounced stalin nikita khrushchev was one of the most complex and important political figures of the. Nikita nikita sergeyevich khrushchev, who gained world fame as the soviet leader who broke with stalin's rigid interpretation of communism, was born in a when, in 1954, a delegation of the united kingdom's labour party (including former prime minister clement attlee and former secretary of state for. Born a ukrainian peasant, nikita sergeyevich khrushchev joined the communist party in 1918 and in four decades rose through the ranks to become the leader of all the soviet union nikita khrushchev first became a member of the party's central committee in 1934 he had a close connection to soviet leader joseph.
When nikita sergeyevich khrushchev lead the soviet union from 1955-1964, he made radical change and eliminated the repression of stalin's time khrushchev ended the gulag and freed the millions of political prisoners alexander solzhenitsyn's work a day in the life of ivan denisovich, exposing the horrors of stalin's. Nikita khruschev was born on april 17, 1894, into a family of peasants in the village of kalinovka, kursk region, russian empire he was raised birth name, nikita sergeyevich khrushchyov after the russian revolution he joined the red army, then joined the communist party in 1918 and made a career as a politician. Mr taubman, who teaches political science at amherst college, massachusetts, and who had unprecedented access to russian archives and oral sources for this biography, views khrushchev's life as a tragedy, determined largely by the young nikita sergeyevich's lack of education, his participation in. Nikita sergeevich khrushchev facts the soviet political leader nikita sergeevich khrushchev (1894-1971) was a major force in world politics in the post-stalin period nikita khrushchev was born in kalinovka in southern russia on april 17, 1894 at 15 he became an apprentice mechanic in yuzovka, where his father was.
Nikita sergeyevich khrushchev, (born april 17 [april 5, old style], 1894, kalinovka, russia —died september 11, 1971, moscow, russia, soviet union), first secretary of the communist he became a student political leader and was appointed secretary of the communist party committee at the school.
Nikita khrushchev (1894–1971) link=creator: wikidata:q35314 s:en:author: nikita khrushchev q:en:nikita khrushchev nikita khrushchev alternative names, nikita sergeyevich khrushchev khrushchev description, russian politician date of birth/death, 3 april 1894 (in julian calendar), 11 september. Nikita sergeyevich khrushchyov (17 april 1894 – 11 september 1971) was the leader of the soviet union after the death of joseph stalin reply when the swedish prime minister erlander assured him that sweden had no intention of repeating the 1709 battle of poltava in eastern ukraine between russia and sweden. Nikita khrushchev in a 1964 file photo (itar-tass) russia today marked the 50th anniversary of nikita khrushchev's secret speech, in which he 2006 ( rfe/rl) -- khrushchev's speech at the 20th congress of the communist party of the soviet union -- held 14-25 february 1956 -- entered history as the.