Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Stalin's only daughter dies at 85

Yahoo News 29 Nov

Lana Peters — who was known internationally by her previous name, Svetlana Alliluyeva — died of colon cancer Nov. 22 in Wisconsin,  where she lived off and on after becoming a U.S. citizen, Richland County Coroner Mary Turner said Monday. 

Peters caused an international furor when she defected to the United States from the Soviet Union in 1967.


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