Kosygin's Fifth Government
The former government of Alexei Kosygin was dissolved following the Soviet legislative election of 1979. Kosygin was once again elected Premier by the Politburo and the Central Committee following the election. His fourth government lasted a little over one year due to bad health which led him to resign.
|Chief Administrator of the Council of Ministers||Mikhail Smirtyukov||19 April 1979 – 23 November 1980|
|Chairman of the People's Control Commission||Aleksei Shkolnikov||19 April 1979 – 23 November 1980|
|Chairman of the State Planning Committee||Nikolai Baibakov||19 April 1979 – 23 November 1980|
|Chairman of State Committee for State Security (KGB)||Yuri Andropov||19 April 1979 – 23 November 1980|
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- "Governments of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (1964–1991)". elisa.net. Retrieved September 12, 2010.
|Governments of the Soviet Union
19 April 1979 – 23 November 1980