Geri (Georgian: გერი; Ossetian: Джер) is a village in the Gori Municipality of Shida Kartli in central Georgia, and in the Tskhinvali District of South Ossetia, that was possibly a birthplace of Zaza Jughashvili- great grandfather of Soviet Union's longest lasting dictator, Joseph Stalin.
|Country||South Ossetia (de facto)|
Georgia (de jure)
|Elevation||1,480 m (4,860 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC+3 (Moscow time)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+4 (Moscow summer time)|
- South Ossetia's status is disputed. It considers itself to be an independent state, but this is recognised by only a few other countries. The Georgian government and most of the world's other states consider South Ossetia de jure a part of Georgia's territory.
- https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/197424921/zaza-jughashvili#source. Missing or empty
- Georgian Soviet Encyclopedia Vol. 3, p. 98, 1978.