Krasin, L. B. (Leonid Borisovich), 1870-1926Alternative names
Full name: Leonid Borisovič Krasin; born in Kurgan, Russia 1870, died in London 1926; Soviet diplomat; social democrat from 1890; elected member of the Bolshevik Central Committee in 1905; took part in the Brest Litovsk peace negotiations in 1918; appointed Commissar for Trade and for Transport in 1919; established diplomatic and trade relations with Western Europe and attended international economical conferences; in 1924 appointed as Soviet Ambassador to France, in 1925 to Great Britain.
From the description of Archives (1887-) 1917-1926. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79980530