SMIRNOV Aleksandr Petrovich( Party and state leaders)
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Biography SMIRNOV Aleksandr Petrovich
Smirnov, Aleksandr Petrovich (1878, d Nicolas Vasiljevskaya parish Tver province - 9.2.1938), party and state leaders. The son of a railway. He worked as a shepherd, a worker at a textile factory. In 1896 joined the St. Petersburg League of Struggle for the liberation of the working class. Conducted Party work in the Tver, Moscow, St. Petersburg. Repeatedly arrested. In 1907-17 a candidate member RSDLP. In 1917, before. Bogorodsky Board. Since October. 1917 members of the Board, Deputy. Commissar of Internal Affairs of the RSFSR. Member of Constituent Assembly. Since 1922 member of the RCP (b). Since 1923, Deputy. Commissar, Commissar of Agriculture of the RSFSR, general secretary of the Peasant International. 2/6/1924 - 26/6/1930 Member 13.7.1930 - 12.1.1933 candidate members of the Organizing Bureau of the Central Committee. In 1928-30 Deputy. prev. SNK of the RSFSR and at the same time 11/4/1928 at 26.6.1930 secretary of the CPSU (b). Since 1930 member of the Presidium of the Supreme Economic Council of the USSR. In 1931 - 33 before. All-Union Board of Public Utilities in the CEC of the USSR. Since 1933 the Commissariat of Light Industry of the USSR. 12/1/1933 expelled from the Central Committee in December. 1934 - from the party. In March 1937 arrested. 8/2/1938 sentenced to death. Shot. In 1958, rehabilitated in 1960, reinstated in the party.