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Malenkov, Georgi Line breaks: Ge¦orgi Ma¦len|kov
Pronunciation: /ˈmalɪnkɒf/

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Definition of Malenkov, Georgi in English:

( 1902–88), Soviet statesman, born in Russia; full name Georgi Maksimilianovich Malenkov. He became Prime Minister and First Secretary of the Soviet Communist Party in 1953, but was forced to resign in 1955 following internal party struggles.

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