Was Stalin so upset by the German invasion that he collapsed and went on a bender? Or is it a myth?
Just weeks before Stalin's death, the Soviet government went on a witch hunt against Jewish doctors. Was it the prelude to another bloody purge?
The Libyan despot thought of himself as a fashion icon, a car designer and believed his political opponents were on LSD.
On March 5, 1953, Joseph Jugashvili, also known as Stalin, died at Kuntsevo, a dacha outside Moscow, after a nearly 30-year reign that left millions [...]