|John Reed – American journalist, poet, and socialist activist.
FDC Envelop with FDC cancellation
|Description||John Silas Reed (October 22, 1887 – October 17, 1920) was an American journalist, poet, and socialist activist, best remembered for Ten Days That Shook the World, his firsthand account of the November 1917 Bolshevik Revolution, when Lenin and the Bolsheviks seized power in Russia. He is one of three Americans honored by being buried in the Kremlin Wall Necropolis (the others are labor organizer Bill Haywood and Charles Ruthenburg, founder of the Communist Party USA).
Themes: Authors | Famous People | Literary People (Poets and Writers) | Literature
|Type||FDC Envelop with FDC cancellation “100 years anniversary of the birth”|
|Used/Unused||Cancellation, Moscow, 22.10.1987|
|Published by/for:||Ministry of Communications, 1987|