Bronislava Poskrebysheva

Bronislava Poskrebysheva

Born 1910

Bronislava Solomonovna Metallikova - Poskrebysheva was born in Proskurov. She was the wife of Alexander Poskrebyshev, Joseph Stalin's personal assistant for many years. Bronislava, a doctor-endocrinologist at the Research Institute of Endocrinology (Department of Health of Russian Federation), was of Jewish Lithuanian descent and previously married to a lawyer. She had two children, Galya by her first husband and Natalya by Alexander Poskrebyshev.… Read More

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1910 Birth Born in 1910.


1933 23 Years Old In 1933 she and her brother, Professor Michael Metallikov, attended a scientific conference in Paris. … Read More
1939 29 Years Old In 1939, under pressure from her relatives, she visited Lavrentiy Beria alone to plead for the life of her arrested brother. … Read More


1941 31 Years Old She was imprisoned, sentenced to death on September 22, 1941, shot on October 13, and buried in a mass grave near Moscow. … Read More
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