Alexander Tarasov-Rodionov (Алекса́ндр Тара́сов-Родио́нов) (1885-1938)

Death: 3rd September 1938
Location: Kommunarka Mass Execution Site, Kommunarka, Moskovskaya Oblast', Russia
Cause of death: Executed
Photo taken by: Brattarb

Russian writer known for his novel Chocolate (1922) which was used against him after his arrest in 1937 when he was accused of Trotskyism. He was executed in 1938 at Kommunarka.