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
Full Member of the 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th Politburo
In office
4 May 1960 – 5 March 1976
Candidate Member of the 21st Presidium
In office
18 June 1958 – 4 May 1960
Personal details
Born Dmitry Stepanovich Polyansky
(1917-10-25)25 October 1917
Slovianoserbsk, Yekaterinoslav Governorate, Russian Empire (now Ukraine)
Died 8 October 2001(2001-10-08) (aged 83)
Moscow, Russian Federation
Nationality Soviet, Russian
Political party Communist Party of the Soviet Union

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, equivalent to a Governor or Premier of one of the 15 soviet socialist republics that comprised the Soviet Union.

Polyansky was awarded four Orders of Lenin.