Rosalia Zemlyachka

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Rosalia Samoilovna Zemlyachka
1900е нач. агент Искры Розалия Землячка.jpg
Born (1876-03-20)March 20, 1876
Kiev, Russian Empire
Died January 21, 1947(1947-01-21) (aged 70)
Moscow, Soviet Union
Nationality Russian
Occupation Politician
Known for Marxist revolutionary

Rosalia Samoilovna Zemlyachka (Russian: Розалия Самойловна Землячка) (20 March 1876 – 21 January 1947) was a Russian revolutionary and Soviet politician. She is best known for her involvement in the organization of the First Russian revolution, and along with Béla Kun, as one of the organizers of the Red Terror in the Crimea in 1920–1921, against former soldiers of the White Army.

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  • Barbara Evans Clements, Bolshevik Women. Cambridge University Press, 1997, ISBN 9780521599207

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