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Lenin
Russian Revolutionary, a communist politician, main leader of the October Revolution.
Andropov
Soviet Politician and General Secretary of the CPSU. Attempted to improve the economy
by rasing management effectiveness.
Putin
Current Acting President of Russia currently serving second term from 2004-2008
Zhdanov
Soviet politician, joine dBolsheviks in 1915, became party leader in Leningrad
Tarkovsky
Director of movies: My Name is Ivan, Solaris, Stalker
Yevgraf
Film: Doctor Zhivago, Brother to Doctor Yuri Zhivago, the films main framing device.
Rheya
Book: Solaris, Dead wife of Dr. Kelvin, reincarnated in a memory form by the planet solaris
Gibarian
Film: Solaris, One of the scientists on board space station solaris. Dies early on.
Kelvin
Book: Solaris, Protagonist of Solaris, a psychologist who travels to the space station to
investigate the strangeness that is taking place
Dolores
Book: Lolita, young girl, the desired object by Humberg
Stalin
General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union's Central Committee. From
1928 on became the major party leader and dictator of Soviet Union.
Chernenko
Soviet politician and general secretary of the cpsu who led the soviet union until his death
just 13 months after starting his rule, March 10, 1985
Lem
Author of the Book Solaris
Lean
Film Director of Doctor Zhivago.
Komarovsky
Film: Doctor Zhivago, a lawyer with Political connections, Rapes Lara.
Fetiukov
Film: One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich.
Hari
one of the Guests in Tarkovsk's movie Solaris
Sartorius
Novel, Solaris scientist who is interested in performing experiments on the guests.
Khrushchev
Leader of Soviet Union after Stalin, Removed from power in 1964 and replaced by Brezhnev.
Gorbachev
Russian Politician, leader of soviet union until it's collapse in 1991. helped end cold war.
Also ended the political supremacy of the communist party of the soviet union (CPSU) and
dissolved the Soviet Union. Awarded Nobel Peace Prize in 1990.
Wrede
Director of One day in the life of Ivan Denisovich
Strelnikov
Film: Doctor Zhivago, also known as Pasha, married to Lara
Quilty
Novel: Lolita, Antagonist to Humberg, also a pedophile has sex with lolita
Buinovsky
Film: One day in the life of Ivan Denisovich, former soviet navel captain, imprisoned when
a former admiral sent him a gift
Snow
Novel: Solaris, main scientist on solaris space station, when Kelvin arrives.
Pasha
Film: Doctor Zhivago, married to Lara, also known as Strlnikov
Brezhnev
General Secretary of the (CPSU) and twice chairman of the presidium of the supreme soviet
(head of state)
Yeltsin
First president of the Russian Federation , serving from 1991 to 1999
Moodysson
Director of Lilya 4-ever.
Lara
Movie: Doctor Zhivago, main female character, falls in love with Yuri, married to Pasha
Tsesar
Novel: One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich, inmate who works in the camp offices.
Higher class background, recieves food parcels.
Alyosha
name of a character in one day in the life of ivan denisovich and the name of the main
character of Ballad of a Soldier