On February 25, 1921 the Red Army entered the capital Tbilisi and installed a Moscow directed communist government, led by Georgian Bolshevik Filipp Makharadze.
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.
The Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic was established on February 25, 1921.
The house was built in 1850-55 by the Kartvelishvili family. In 1919 Nino (Nusia) Delivska (Delivskaya) and Vakhtang Kotetishvili got the house as a wedding present from Nusia’s aunt – Nino Kartvelishvili.
Vakhtang Kotetishvili was born in 1893 to Ilia Kotetishvili’s...
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