Voroshilov
biographical name Kliment Yefremovich 1881-1969 Soviet marshal; chairman of the Presidium (1953-60)

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  • Voroshilov — may refer to:* Kliment Voroshilov (1881 ndash;1969), Marshal of the Soviet Union. * Luhansk, Ukraine (former Voroshilovgrad). * Ussuriysk, Russian Far East (former Voroshilov). * KV tank (Kliment Voroshilov tank series). * Voroshilov , a Kirov… …   Wikipedia

  • Voroshilov — Voroshilov, Kliment Efremovič …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Voroshilov — /vawr euh shee leuhf/; Russ. /veuh rddu shi leuhf/, n. 1. Kliment Efremovich /klyi myent yi frddye meuh vyich/, 1881 1969, Soviet general: president of the Soviet Union 1953 60. 2. former name of Ussuriisk. * * * …   Universalium

  • Voroshilov — /vɒrəˈʃɪlɒf/ (say voruh shilof) noun Kliment Efremovich /ˌklimənt jiˈfrɛməvɪtʃ/ (say .kleemuhnt yee fremuhvich), 1881–1969, Soviet general, born in Ukraine; president of the Soviet Union 1953–60 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Voroshilov — /vawr euh shee leuhf/; Russ. /veuh rddu shi leuhf/, n. 1. Kliment Efremovich /klyi myent yi frddye meuh vyich/, 1881 1969, Soviet general: president of the Soviet Union 1953 60. 2. former name of Ussuriisk …   Useful english dictionary

  • Voroshilov, Kliment Yefremovich — ▪ Soviet military and political leader born Feb. 4 [Jan. 23, Old Style], 1881, Verkhneye, Russia died Dec. 2, 1969, Moscow       military and political leader of the Soviet Union who served as head of state after the death of his close friend and …   Universalium

  • Voroshilov, Marshal Kliment — 1881–1969    Voroshilov had been an associate of STALIN and BUDENNY during the Civil War when the three of them served in the 1st Cavalry Army. In 1934 he was appointed Commissar for Defense in charge of the mechanization of the Red Army. In this …   Who’s Who in World War Two

  • Voroshilov,Kliment Efremovich — Vo·ro·shi·lov (vôr ə shēʹlôf , ləf), Kliment Efremovich. 1881 1969. Soviet military and political leader. He fought in the civil war (1918 1920) following the Russian Revolution of 1917 and later served as a member of the politburo (1926 1960)… …   Universalium

  • Voroshilov, Kliment (Yefremovich) — born Feb. 4, 1881, Verkhneye, Russia died Dec. 2, 1969, Moscow, Russia, U.S.S.R. Soviet military and political leader. A notable military commander in World War I and later in the Russian Civil War, he led the defense of Tsaritsyn (now Volgograd) …   Universalium

  • Voroshilov, Kliment Efremovič — altVoroshilov o Vorochilov, Kliment Efremovič/alt (Vorošilov) ► (1881 1969) Militar y político soviético. Fue miembro del Politburó en 1926 60 y presidente del Presidium del Soviet Supremo de la U.R.S.S. en 1953 60 …   Enciclopedia Universal

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