biographical name Konstantin Ustinovich 1911-1985 Soviet politician; president U.S.S.R. & 1st secretary of Communist party (1984-85)

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  • Chernenko — [chir nyen′kō] Konstantin (Ustinovich) [kän stən tēn′] 1911 85; general secretary of the Communist Party of the U.S.S.R. (1984 85) * * * …   Universalium

  • Chernenko — [chir nyen′kō] Konstantin (Ustinovich) [kän stən tēn′] 1911 85; general secretary of the Communist Party of the U.S.S.R. (1984 85) …   English World dictionary

  • Chernenko — /tʃɜˈnjɛŋkoʊ/ (say cher nyengkoh) noun Konstantin Ustinovich /ˌkɒnstantɪn uˈstɪnɔvɪtʃ/ (say .konstahntin ooh stinawvich), 1911–85, Soviet politician, born in Russia; president of the Soviet Union 1984–85 …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Chernenko (surname) — Chernenko (Ukrainian and Russian: Черненко), is a surname of Ukrainian origin. Notable persons with the surname include: Konstantin Chernenko (1911–1985), Soviet politician and General Secretary of the CPSU Anastasiya Chernenko, professional… …   Wikipedia

  • Chernenko, Konstantin Ustinovich — ▪ president of Union of Soviet Socialist Republics born Sept. 11 [Sept. 24, New Style], 1911, Bolshaya Tes, Yeniseysk, Russian Empire [now in Krasnoyarsk kray, Russia] died March 10, 1985, Moscow       chief political leader of the Soviet Union… …   Universalium

  • Chernenko, Konstantin Ustinovich — (1911–1985)    Politician.    Born to a miner and a farmer in Krasnoyarsk Krai, Chernenko joined the Komsomol youth organization in the mid 1920s. After gaining membership in the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (CPSU), he took a number of… …   Historical Dictionary of the Russian Federation

  • Chernenko, Konstantin (Ustinovich) — born Sept. 11, 1911, Bolshaya Tes, Yeniseysk, Russian Empire died March 10, 1985, Moscow, Russia, U.S.S.R. Soviet leader. He joined the Communist Party in 1931 and rose through the ranks to become Leonid Brezhnev s chief of staff (1964). He was a …   Universalium

  • Chernenko, Sergei —    Contemporary painter. Studied at the Crimean School of Arts and Design in the Ukraine. He creates highly detailed, fantasy/mythic scenes of couples in sexual embraces …   Dictionary of erotic artists: painters, sculptors, printmakers, graphic designers and illustrators

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