Soviet Union

Summary

Form of Government
Single-party state
Socialist state
Soviet democracy
Communist state
Capital
Official Language
Population
168,524,000 (1939-01)
196,716,000 (1941-06)
148,656,000 (1926-01)
Area
22,402,200 km² (8649538 mi²)
 

Country

National anthem
Currency Formerly Used
Calling Code
7
Languages spoken
 

Nuclear power

Nuclear tests
Nuclear test series
 

Sport Country

Athletic performances
 

Rival

Rivals
US vs. USSR
 

Olympic athlete affiliation

Athlete
 

Dated location

Date founded
1922-12-30
Date dissolved
1991-12-26
 

United Nations member state

Member of
United Nations Security Council (1946-01-17, 1991, yes)
 

Space program sponsor

Space programs sponsored
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of the Soviet Union (1941-12-15, 1991)
 

Aircraft Owner

Aircraft Fleet Composition
 

Organization member

Member of
League of Nations (1934-09-18, 1939-12-14)
United Nations (1945-10-24, 1991-12-26)
 

Embassy

Ambassadors
 

Breed origin

Breeds orginating here
 

Space Agency

Astronauts
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
Athletic performances
IOC Code
URS
Olympics participated in
 

Military Combatant

Military Commanders
Force Deployments
Military Conflicts
Casualties
Winter War (Military - Wounded, 264,908)
Winter War (Military - Dead, 126,875)
Battle of Tolvajärvi (Military - Dead, 1,000, 5,000)
Armed forces
Belongs To Combatant Group
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Location

People born here
Events
Geolocation
105.319 × 61.524
Contains
Partially contained by
Adjoins
 

Author

Works written
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (JN, 6,500, 6,598)
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Soviet
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Film subject

Films On This Subject
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Governing officials
Government
Government positions
Government bodies
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