Photo Gallery: The Mystery Surrounding Stalin's Son
02/15/2013
German documents suggest that Yakov Dzhugashvili, the eldest son of Soviet...
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German documents suggest that Yakov Dzhugashvili, the eldest son of Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin, died in the Sachsenhausen concentration camp north of Berlin in April 1943 during an attempted escape. The coroners' report says he was electrocuted to death and then shot through the skull.