Svetlana Alliluyeva

 

 

Age: 85

 

Summary: daughter of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin (d. 1953) whose defection to the West during the Cold War embarrassed the ruling Communists and made her a best-selling author.

 

 

Cause of Death: Colon cancer

 

Born: February 28, 1926

 

Died: November 22, 2011

 

Location: Richland Center, Wisconsin