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  • Saint Petersburg, Russia
    Friday Jan 4, 1918

    Vladimir Lenin

    Unsuccessful assassination

    Saint Petersburg, Russia
    Friday Jan 4, 1918

    In January 1918, he survived an assassination attempt in Petrograd; Fritz Platten, who was with Lenin at the time, shielded him and was injured by a bullet.




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