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Lunacharsky, Anatoly Vasilyevich 

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A Dictionary of Political Biography

(b. Poltava, 24 Nov. 1875; d. 26 Dec. 1933)Russian; Commissar for Enlightenment 1918–29 Lunacharsky was the son of tsarist official of radical political views. He became interested in Marxism, while still in his teens and, as a student at Zurich University, met Rosa Luxembourg, who impressed him profoundly. Back in Russia in ... ...

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