Dmitry Polyansky

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Dmitry Polyansky
Дми́трий Поля́нский
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First Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Soviet Union
In office
2 October 1965 – 2 February 1973
Premier Alexei Kosygin
Preceded by Kirill Mazurov
Succeeded by Nikolai Tikhonov
Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Russian SFSR
In office
31 March 1958 – 23 November 1962
Preceded by Frol Kozlov
Succeeded by Gennady Voronov
Personal details
Born Dmitry Stepanovich Polyansky
(1917-10-25)25 October 1917
Slovianoserbsk, Imperial Russia
Died 8 October 2001(2001-10-08) (aged 83)
Moscow, Russian Federation
Nationality Soviet, Russian
Political party Communist Party of the Soviet Union
Not to be confused with the Russian triathlete Dmitry Polyanski.

Dmitry Stepanovich Polyansky (Russian: Дми́трий Степа́нович Поля́нский; Slovianoserbsk , 25 October [O.S. 7 November] 1917 – Moscow, 8 October 2001) was a Soviet-Russian statesman who was First Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Soviet Union from 1965 to 1973. From 1958 to 1962 he was Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Russian SFSR, literally meaning Premier or Prime Minister.

Polyansky was awarded four Orders of Lenin.