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Historian, political theorist, writer and lecturer who is best known for being the youngest child and only daughter of Soviet Premier Joseph Stalin who defected when the Russian dictator died.
An early relationship of hers was cut short by her father because the other man was Jewish.
She became a naturalized US citizen in 1967, which resulted in an international furor.
How did Svetlana Alliluyeva die?
Svetlana Alliluyeva, also known as Lana Peters, died of colon cancer at a care home in the state of Wisconsin last Tuesday, officials say. Her defection from the Soviet Union in 1967 was a propaganda coup for the US.
|Cause of death||Colon Cancer|
|Age of death||85 years|
|Birthday||February 28, 1926|
|Death date||November 22, 2011|
|Place of death||Richland Center, Wisconsin, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"God grants an easy death only to the just."Svetlana Alliluyeva
"It is human nature that rules the world, not governments and regimes."Svetlana Alliluyeva
"As a result of half a century of Soviet rule people have been weaned from a belief in human kindness."Svetlana Alliluyeva