Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR Soviet Politician Nikolai Ryzhkov Signed Greeting Card

Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR Soviet Politician Nikolai Ryzhkov Signed Greeting Card

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 Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR Soviet Politician Nikolai Ryzhkov Signed Greeting Card

Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR Soviet Politician Nikolai Ryzhkov Signed Greeting Card:

"Dear Michael Vasilievich!

I congratulate you on the Victory Day of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War!

N. Ryzhkov” (signed in blue ink)

 

Nikolai Ivanovich Ryzhkov  is a former Soviet official  who became a Russian politician following the dissolution of the Soviet Union. He served as the last Chairman of the Council of Ministers (the post was abolished and replaced by that of Prime Minister in 1991). Responsible for the cultural and economic administration of the Soviet Union during the late Gorbachev Era , Ryzhkov was succeeded as premier by Valentin Pavlov in 1991. The same year, he lost his seat on the Presidential Council, going on to become Boris Yeltsin's leading opponent in the Russian Soviet Federation Republic 1991 presidential election.

Size of the card (folded 8”x 4”)

Excellent condition.

The greeting card addressed to member of politburo M. Zimyanin.

Mikhail Vasilyevich Zimyanin (1914 – 1995) served as the editor-in-chief of the newspaper Pravda, the official publication of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, from 1965 to 1976. Afterwards, he was appointed to the party's secretariat. He retired on 28 January 1987 for "health reasons”.

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