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Tatar Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic

The Tatar Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (Russian: Татарская Автономная Советская Социалистическая Республика; Tatar: Татарстан Автономияле Совет Социалистик Республикасы), abbreviated as Tatar ASSR (Russian: Татарская АССР; Tatar: Татарстан АССР) or TASSR (Russian: ТАССР; Tatar: ТАССР) (1920–1990) was part of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic. It was created on May 27, 1920. Kazan served as its capital.

Tatar Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic
Татарская Автономная Советская Социалистическая Республика  (Russian)
Татарстан Автономияле Совет Социалистик Республикасы  (Tatar)
Autonomous republic of the Russian SFSR
1920–1990
Flag of Tatar ASSR
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Coat of arms of Tatar ASSR
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LocationTatarstan.png
Tatarstan within the borders of today's Russian Federation
CapitalKazan
History 
• Established
1920
• Disestablished
1990
Succeeded by
Tatarstan

The territory of the TASSR was a part of Kazan, Simbirsk, and Ufa Governorates (guberniyas) of the Imperial Russia before the October Revolution of 1917.

  • 1920: Tatar Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic
  • 1990: Tatar Soviet Socialist Republic
  • 1992: Republic of Tatarstan

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