Lizogub Dmitri A.( Political activist)
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Biography Lizogub Dmitri A.
(1850 - 1879), a wealthy landowner of Chernigov and Poltava provinces. Fascinated by the revolutionary movement of the 70-ies, Lizogub, a student at St. Petersburg University, joined the Populist advocates. Since 1877. he was a figure of one of the revolutionary circles in St. Petersburg, when the old populism was reborn in Volya. All of his property he gave to the cause of revolution. Personal involvement in any major terrorist enterprise Lizogub not take. Autumn 1878. He was arrested in Odessa, brought to trial and 10 August 1879. executed, along with two companions - Chubarova and Davydenko. The characterization Lizogub cm. Stepniak in the book: "Underground Russia (St. Petersburg, 1905). V. In-in.