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List of Chairmen of the Soviet of Nationalities

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Chairman of the Soviet of Nationalities was the presiding officer of that chamber of the USSR Supreme Soviet (previously the Central Executive Committee of the Sovet Union).

Name Period
Nikolay Shvernik January 12, 1938–February 10, 1946
Vasili Kuznetsov March 12, 1946–June 12, 1950
Zhumabay Shayakhmetov June 12, 1950–April 20, 1954
Vilis Lācis April 20, 1954–March 27, 1958
Janis Peive March 27, 1958–August 2, 1966
Justas Paleckis August 2, 1966–July 14, 1970
Yadgar Sadikovna Nasriddinova July 14, 1970–July 25, 1974
Vitalijs Rubenis July 25, 1974–April 11, 1984
Augusts Voss April 11, 1984–May 25, 1989
Rafiq Nishonov June 6, 1989–September 5, 1991

Chairman of the Soviet of the RepublicsEdit

Name Period
Anuarbek Alimzhanov October 29, 1991–December 26, 1991

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