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Pawns and Princes of Russia: Tsarevich Dmitry and Svetlana Alliluyeva
Episode 205th October 2021 • The History Guy • The History Guy
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On today’s episode, we talk about the children of two of Russia’s most notorious leaders. First is the story of Tsarevich Dmitry, youngest son of Ivan the Terrible. Killed in his youth, years later men would appear claiming to be that Dmitry, and pressing their rights to the Russian throne. Then the history guy will talk about the daughter of the most infamous Russian leader: Josef Stalin, and her struggle to escape her father’s shadow.

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