Dmitri Polyakov

Soviet General and Cold War Spy Dmitri Polyakov

Profession: Soviet General and Cold War Spy

Nationality:
Russia
Russian

Why Famous: A Soviet Major General and a prominent Cold War spy, Polyakov revealed Soviet secrets to the CIA.

He was eventually sold out by Soviet spies and executed.

Born: July 6, 1921
Birthplace: , Ukraine
Star Sign: Cancer

Died: March 15, 1988 (aged 66)
Cause of Death: Executed