Kuntsevo Cemetery

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The 19th-century graves

The Kuntsevo Cemetery is a cemetery servicing Kuntsevo, Moscow. It is located on the bank of the Setun River, to the south of the Mozhaisk Highway (the continuation of the Kutuzovsky Prospekt).[1] The local five-domed church was commissioned in 1673 by Artamon Matveyev. The cemetery is administered as part of the Novodevichy Cemetery complex.

Interred[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Kuntsevo Cemetery at Kim Philby’s Grave", Passport Moscow magazine
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i List of interred at Find A Grave
  3. ^ "Lyubov Sokolova" at Find A Grave
  4. ^ Imaging Russia 2000: film and facts By Anna M. Lawton p. 105 at Google Books
  5. ^ Central Eurasian Studies Review, 2007, vol. 6, no. 1/2
  6. ^ Bio of sculptor Lyubov Muravyeva (Lyubov Muravyeva) who created a monument to Tatyana Tess
  7. ^ An excerpt The Moscow Times, Jule 12, 2000
  8. ^ "KGB Says Defector Killed Self Over Psychological Problems;`He ... Displayed a Nervous State of Mind'". The Washington Post. June 29, 1989. 
  9. ^ Fein, Esther B. (June 28, 1989). "Defector to Moscow Is Dead; Work for K.G.B. Is Lauded". the New York Times. Retrieved May 7, 2010. 
  10. ^ Ronald Kessler (1992). The Spy in the Russian Club: How Glenn Souther Stole America’s Nuclear War Plans and Escaped to Moscow. Pocket. ISBN 978-0-671-73890-7. 

Coordinates: 55°42′28″N 37°25′0″E / 55.70778°N 37.41667°E / 55.70778; 37.41667