Born: 1887 AD
Died: 1911 AD, at 24 years of age.
1887 - Born Mordekhai Gershkovich Bogrov into a Jewish family in Kiev. Russian assassin.
- He is most famous for being a radical left-wing revolutionary in Tsarist Russia.
- He studied law at Kiev University and at Munich University.
1906 - On his return to Russia, he joined the Socialist Revolutionary Party.
1907 - He was recruited by Okhrana for spying on party activists.
1910 - Bogrov moved to St. Petersburg.
1911 - On the 14th of September, he shot and killed the Russian Prime Minister Pyotr Stolypin in the Kiev Opera theater in front of Tsar Nicholas II.
- Bogrov was sentenced to death and executed by hanging on 24th of September.
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