Georgi Konstantinovich Zhukov


Georgi Konstantinovich [gyi-awr-gyee kuhn-stuhn-tyee-nuh-vyich] , 1896–1974, Russian marshal. Unabridged
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Zhukov (Russian ˈʒukəf)
Georgi Konstantinovich (ɡɪˈɔrɡij kənstanˈtinəvitʃ). 1896--1974, Soviet marshal. In World War II, he led the offensives that broke the sieges of Stalingrad and Leningrad (1942--43) and later captured Warsaw and Berlin; minister of defence (1955--57)

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