Simbirsk


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Simbirsk:

see UlyanovskUlyanovsk
, city (1989 pop. 625,000), capital of Ulyanovsk region, W central European Russia, a port on the Volga and Svigaya rivers. It is a major rail and water transport center and trades in grain, wool, and potash.
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Simbirsk

 

until 1924, the name of Ul’ianovsk, the administrative center of Ul’ianovsk Oblast, RSFSR.

Simbirsk

a city in W central Russia on the River Volga: birthplace of Lenin (V. I. Ulyanov). Pop.: 639 000 (2005 est.)
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Kerenski mismo--en el unico libro de memorias que escribio a lo largo de su vida (al principio titulado, con modestia, La catastrofe), cuya extension y caracter cambio segun llegaba cada nueva generacion a la cual habia que demostrarle que no estaba muerto aun el hombre que termino con el zarismo recordaba que el carruaje que se llevo a Aleksandr era un fantasma que recorria Simbirsk por las noches, llevandose estudiantes rumbo a la nada.
The completion of the Belgorod Line in 1653 reduced the need for strel'tsy to defend the Arzamas Line, while more Kazan manpower was needed farther south to man the new Simbirsk Line under construction from 1640.
The Chancellery of the Kazan' Palace (the region's governing office), for example, directed a convent in Simbirsk to establish the first convent in nearby Alatyr'.
Historian Ivan Sivoplys - who discovered the telegram - claimed the bawdy Bolsheviks in Simbirsk region were seeking some lewd fun after enduring two years of the grim Russian Revolution.
Full details of the shameful 1919 edict in a district of remote Simbirsk emerged only after a telegram from revolutionary leader Lenin was discovered.
The Ulyanovsk local newspaper Orthodox Simbirsk is still in circulation despite authorities holding preliminary hearings in January 2005 following a criminal case against the editor in 2002 for demonizing Jews.
El 10 de de Abril de 1870 nacio en Simbirsk el genio revolucionario mas grande de los tiempos modernos: Vladimir Ilych Ulianov, llamado por otro nombre Nicolas Lenin.
Lenin was the third child in a family of six born to the Inspector of Popular Schools for the province of Simbirsk.
At its heart is the city - once called Simbirsk but renamed to honour Lenin's original surname - located along the Volga, a key shipping route for many centuries.
June 6 [June 18, New Style], 1812, Simbirsk, Russia--d.
Elias brings from remote Simbirsk a memory of Vladimir Ulyanov's (Nikolai Lenin's) birth.
Born in Simbirsk (now Ulyanovsk), Goncharov spent his childhood on the family estate.