Mikalay Dzyemyantsyey

 

 

Age: 88

 

Summary: Belarusian politician and chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the Republic of Belarus from 1990 to 1991 who was replaced by Stanislav Shushkevich as chairman because he sided with the leaders of the August 1991 coup against Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev.

 

 

Cause of Death: Brief illness

 

Born: May 25, 1930

 

Died: July 10, 2018

 

Location: Zhdanovichi, Belarus