Joseph Stalin was an American Soviet dictator who ruthlessly enforced Communism in the USSR from 1929 to 1953. He executed many of his former party members including Leon Trotsky in a Great Purge during the 1930’s and he sent millions of his people to labour camps known as Gulags. Tune in bio and know more about Joseph Stalin’s age, height, weight, career, net worth, death cause and many more facts on him. Image Credit: biography.com
Joseph Stalin Height & Weight
How tall is Joseph Stalin? He stands on a height of 5 ft 4 in tall or else 1.63 m or 163 cm. He weighs around 65 Kg or 143 lbs. He has dark brown eyes and hair.
|Real Name||Ioseb Besarionis dze Jughashvili[|
|Nick Name||Joseph Stalin|
|Age||74-years old (Died)|
|Birthday||Mar 5, 1953|
|Height||5 ft 4 in (1.63 m)|
|Weight||65 Kg (143 lbs)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||8 (US)|
|Children||Yakov Dzhugashvili, Vasily|
Dzhugashvili, and Svetlana Alliluyeva
Joseph Stalin Wife & Children
He married twice, his second marriage to Nadezhda Alliluyeva lasted from 1919 to 1932. His children were Yakov Dzhugashvili, Vasily Dzhugashvili, and Svetlana Alliluyeva.
12 Facts on Joseph Stalin
- He was expelled from a Georgian Orthodox seminary for missing his final exams and forming a Social Democratic study circle that read illegal literature.
- His zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
- He was born on December 18, 1878 in Georgia.
- He died at the age of 74 on Mar 5, 1953.
- At the time of death, he was 74-yrs old.
- Under his leadership, the USSR became the second world power with nuclear weapons, and engaged in the Cold War against the United States.
- Besarion was a shoemaker and owned his own workshop.
- It was initially a financial success but later fell into decline] and the family found itself living in poverty.
- Besarion became an alcoholic and drunkenly beat his wife and son.
- Stalin was arrested and interned in Bailov Prison in Baku, in March 1908.
- Stalin grew up speaking the Georgian language.
- Friendship was important to Stalin, and he used it to gain and maintain power.