Vlas Chubar

Vlas Chubar

Vlas Yakovlevich Chubar ( _ru. Влас Яковлевич Чубарь) (February 22, 1891, Fedorivka, near Ekaterinoslav - February 26, 1939) was a Ukrainian Bolshevik revolutionary and a Soviet politician.


Chubar became a Marxist revolutionary early in life and joined the Bolshevik faction of the Russian Social Democratic Labor Party in 1907. He rose through the ranks during the Russian Civil War and becаme a member of the Central Committee of the Soviet Communist Party in 1921. On July 13, 1923 Chubar replaced Christian Rakovsky as Chairman of the Ukrainian Sovnarkom. He became a candidate (non-voting) member of the ruling Politburo in November 1926.

In 1934 Chubar was transferred to Moscow, where he became Deputy Chairman of the Sovnarkom of the USSR and Deputy Chairman of the USSR Council of Labor and Defense. In February 1935 Chubar was made a full member of the Politburo. He briefly served as the Soviet People's Commissar of Finance between August 16, 1937 and January 19, 1938. He was arrested in June 1938 and executed in February 1939 during the Great Purge. The Soviet government cleared Chubar of all charges during the first wave of destalinization in 1955.


* [http://www.encyclopediaofukraine.com/pages/C/H/ChubarVlas.htm Online biography at "Encyclopedia of Ukraine"]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Chubar — For the Soviet Politician, see Vlas Chubar. Chubar چوبر   city   …   Wikipedia

  • Christian Rakovsky — Кръстьо Раковски, Xристиан Георгиевич Раковский, Християн Георгійович Раковський, Cristian Racovski 1st Chairm. of the Council of People s Commissars of the Ukrainian SSR In office January 16, 1919 – July 15, 1923 …   Wikipedia

  • Mykola Skrypnyk — Микола Олексійович Скрипник Chairman of the People s Secretariat In office March 4, 1918 – April 18, 1918 President Yukhym Medvedev Volodymyr Zaton …   Wikipedia

  • Council of People's Commissars (Ukraine) — Council of People s Commissars of the Ukrainian SSR (Ukrainian: Рада Народних Комісарів УРСР, Раднарком, Radnarkom) was the highest governing body of executive power in Ukrainian SSR from January 1919 to 1946. The council replaced the Temporary… …   Wikipedia

  • Buró Político del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de la Unión Soviética — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El Buró Político del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de la Unión Soviética, también conocido como Politburó (en ruso: Политбюрó o Политбюро, cuya transliteración literal o estricta es Politbiuró o Politbyuró)[1] …   Wikipedia Español

  • Nikita Khrushchev — Khrushchev redirects here. For other people with this surname, see Khrushchev (surname). Nikita Khrushchev Никита Хрущёв …   Wikipedia

  • Ministry of Finance (Soviet Union) — Ministry of Finance of the USSR Министерство финансов СССР All ministry seals of the Soviet Union used the Soviet coat of arms …   Wikipedia

  • February 22 — Events*1495 King Charles VIII of France enters Naples to claim the city s throne. *1632 Galileo s Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems is published. *1744 War of the Austrian Succession: The Battle of Toulon begins. *1797 Last Invasion …   Wikipedia

  • Vyacheslav Molotov — Вячеслав Молотов First Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Soviet Union In office 16 August 1942 – 29 June 1957 Premier Jo …   Wikipedia

  • Symon Petliura — Infobox Officeholder honorific prefix = name = Symon Petliura Симон Петлюра honorific suffix = imagesize = small caption = Head Otaman Symon Petliura birth date = May 10, 1879 birth place = Poltava, Russian Empire death date = death date and… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.