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Trotsky, Leon (1879–1940)

Leon Trotsky, a prominent Bolshevik revolutionary and Marxist theorist, was born in the Ukrainian village of Yanovka to a family that was ethnically Jewish but not religiously observant. His birth name was Lev Davidovich Bronstein; Trotsky was one of numerous aliases ...

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