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|Grand Duke Vladimir Cyril Romanov (1917 - 1992).||Soviet||See separate entry|
|Voroshilov, Kliment Yefremovich (1881-1969).||Soviet||Close associate of Stalin.|
Soviet President 1953-1960.
|Vyakhirev, Rem.||Post Soviet||CEO of Gazprom until 31st May 2001.|
'Stalwart' of the Yeltsin era.
Replaced by Putin man Alexei Miller 1st June 2001.
|"Miller Rising", EC, 2nd June 2001, p.60.|
|Vyshinsky, Andrei Yanuaryevich (1883-1954).||Soviet.||Lawyer and diplomat.|
Former Menshevik, turned Bolshevik.
Chief State Prosecutor in Show Trials (1936-1938).
Deputy Foreign Commissar and Minister (1939-1949 and 1953-1954).
Foreign Minister (1949-1953).
|Witoelar, Rachmat||Foreign||Former Indonesian Ambassador to Russia.|
See separate entry
|See PWHCE's full length tribute/biography.|
|Zamyatin, Evgeny.||Early Soviet||Disillusioned Bolshevik author.|
Most famous work is We, a science fiction novel dealing with the overthrow of a society based on mathematical reasoning.