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6 October 2015

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On This Day

Notable events on this day in Russian history

1872: Mikhail Kuzmin, poet, born (died 1936)

1905: The Moscow-Kazan railroad goes out on strike, setting in motion the crisis of the 1905 revolution.

1917: Leon Trotsky elected President of the Petrograd Soviet

1929: Yevgeny Chazov, Kremlin doctor, born

1993: President Boris Yeltsin called for the resignation of his opponents in the provinces. He also removed ceremonial guards from Lenin's Tomb.