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Sunday 9th of March 1890

134 years ago

Politician and diplomat Vyacheslav Mikhailovich Molotov is born as Vyacheslav Mikhailovich Skryabin in Kukarka, Kirov Oblast, Russia.

Skryabin took the pseudonym 'Molotov', derived from the Russian molot (hammer) for his political work owing to the name's vaguely 'industrial' ring.