Communist Party of Uzbekistan

The Communist Party of Uzbekistan (Russian: Коммунистическая партия Узбекистана, Uzbek: Oʻzbekiston Kommunistik Partiyasi), initially known as Communist Party (Bolshevik) of Uzbekistan, was the ruling communist party of the Uzbek SSR, and a part of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.

Communist Party of Uzbekistan

Коммунистическая партия Узбекистана
Oʻzbekiston Kommunistik Partiyasi
Founded1925
Dissolved3 November 1991
Succeeded byPeople's Democratic Party of Uzbekistan
IdeologyCommunism
Marxism-Leninism
Colours     Red

First Secretaries of the Communist Party of UzbekistanEdit

No. Picture Name

(Birth–Death)

Took office Left office Political party
First Secretary
1   Vladimir Ivanov

(1893-1938)

12 February 1925 1927 CPSU
2   Kuprian Kirkizh

(1886-1932)

1927 April 1929 CPSU
3   Nikolai Gikalo

(1897-1938)

April 1929 11 June 1929 CPSU
4   Isaak Zelensky

(1890-1938)

June 1929 December 1929 CPSU
5   Akmal Ikramov

(1898-1938)

December 1929 21 September 1937 CPSU
6   Pyotr Yakovlev

(?-?)

21 September 1937 27 September 1937 CPSU
7   Usman Yusupov

(1901-1966)

27 September 1937 7 April 1950 CPSU
8   Amin Niyazov

(1903-1973)

7 April 1950 22 December 1955 CPSU
9   Nuritdin Mukhitdinov

(1917-2008)

22 December 1955 28 December 1957 CPSU
10   Sobir Kamolov

(1910-1990)

28 December 1957 15 March 1959 CPSU
11   Sharof Rashidov

(1917-1983)

15 March 1959 31 October 1983 CPSU
12   Inomjon Usmonxo‘jayev

(1930-2017)

3 November 1983 12 January 1988 CPSU
13   Rafiq Nishonov

(born 1926)

12 January 1988 23 June 1989 CPSU
14   Islam Karimov

(1938-2016)

23 June 1989 3 November 1991 CPSU