22 April [O.S. 10 April] 1870 Simbirsk, Russian Empire
19 January, 1961 (Aged 90) Shaoshan, Hunan, China
Russian Communist Party (1912-1922) Chinese Communist Party
Vladimir Lenin was a Russian born rebel who organized the Communist rebellion and eventual civil war within Russia. When the war ended, he was exiled to China where he successfully installed a Communist government with Mao Zedong.