The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a village in Kazan Province, 24 km from Kazan, where V. I. Lenin lived in exile from Dec. 7, 1887, to October 1888. Since renamed, it is now the village of Lenino-Kokushkino, Pestretsy Raion, Tatar ASSR.
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