On February 25, 1921 the Red Army entered the capital Tbilisi and installed a Moscow directed communist government, led by Georgian Bolshevik Filipp Makharadze.
The Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic was established on February 25, 1921.
On the night of 11 to 12 February 1921, with the instigation of Ordzhonikidze, the Bolsheviks attacked local Georgian military posts in the ethnic Armenian district of Lorri and the nearby village of Shulaveri, near the Armenian and Azerbaijani borders.
Famous Georgian poet Titsian Iustine Tabidze lived in this building in 1921-1937.
In his student years he took active part in the foundation of a literary group called “Tsisperi Khantsebi” (Blue Horns) and the edition of a magazine under the same name. The founders of Georgian...
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