Statues - Hither & Thither

Russia
Moscow - Москва

Romanov pereulok 3s1
Романов переулок 3с1

Алексей Александрович Кузнецов

Aleksey Aleksandrovich Kuznetsov

Borovichi 1905 - Moscow 1950
Soviet statesman
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
date?

Moscow - Москва /  Алексей Александрович Кузнецов   Moscow - Москва /  Алексей Александрович Кузнецов

Description

Granite commemorative plaque with portrait.

Inscription(s)

в этом доме
с 1946 года по 1950 год
жил советский партийный
и государственный деятель
алексей александрович
КУЗНЕЦОВ
In this house,
from 1946 to 1950
lived the Soviet party
and statesman
Aleksey Aleksandrovich
Kuznetsov

Romanov pereulok 3 - Романов переулок 3

House, built 1895 by the architect A.F. Meysner - А.Ф. Мейснер. Since the 1920s the building was known as the 5th House of Soviets - 5-й Дом Советов (btw, from 1917-1990 the name of the street was ulitsa Granovskogo - улица Грановского). Many famous government and party leaders and army officers of the Soviet Union lived there. The house has 18 commemorative plaques, but only 7 of them with a portrait (only these 7 plaques are illustrated - linked, blue text - the other plaques are only mentioned here (but photos were made):
    South wing
  1. Иван Степанович Конев - Ivan Stepanovich Konev (1897-1973), military commander.
  2. Владимир Павлович Бармин - Vladimir Pavlovich Barmin (1909-1993), scientist
  3. Дмитрий Захарович Мануильский - Dmitriy Zakharovich Manuil'skiy (1883-1959), important Bolshevik.
  4. Алексей Александрович Кузнецов - Aleksey Aleksandrovich Kuznetsov (1905-1950), statesman
  5. Андрей Андреевич Андреев - Andrey Andreyevich Andreyev (1895-1971), Soviet politician
  6. Владимир Михайлович Мясищев - Vladimir Mikhaylovich Myasishchev (1902-1978), aircraft designer (the plaque shows an airplane)
  7. Семен Константинович Тимошенко - Semen Konstantinovich Timoshenko (1895-1970), military commander
  8. Семён Михаилович Будённый - Semën Mikhaylovich Budënnyy (1883-1973), military leader and statesman
  9. Николай Алексеевич Вознесенский - Nikolay Alekseyevich Voznesenskiy (1903-1950), economic planner
  10. Емельян Михайлович Ярославский - Emelyan Mikhaylovich Yaroslavskiy (1878-1943), revolutionary, statesman
  11. Алексей Николаевич Косыгин - Aleksey Nikolayevich Kosygin (1904-1980), politician

    North wing

  12. Пётр Гермогенович Смидович - Pëtr Germogenovich Smidovich (1874-1935), revolutionary and politician
  13. Михаил Васильевич Фрунзе - Mikhail Vasil'evich Frunze (1885-1925), revolutionary and politician
  14. Владимир Александрович Судец - Vladimir Aleksandrovich Sudets (1904-1981), military commander
  15. Александр Сергеевич Щербаков - Aleksandr Sergeyevich Shcherbakov (1901-1945), founding member of the Soviet Writers' Union
  16. Василий Иванович Чуйков - Vasiliy Ivanovich Chuykov (1900-1982), lieutenant general in the Red Army
  17. Климент Ефремович Ворошилов - Kliment Yeffemovich Voroshilov (1881-1969), statesman
  18. Вячеслав Александрович Малышев - Vyacheslav Aleksandrovich Malyshev (1902-1957), statesman
Nikita Khrushchëv - Н. С. Хрущёв - lived also in this house, but has no plaque.

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 55°45'12" E 37°36'28"

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