Litvinov, Maxim Maximovich (1876-1951)

Maxim Litvinov

Maxim Litvinov

Real name, Max Wallakh. Soviet diplomat. Litvinov was the People’s Commissar of Foreign Affairs from 1930 to 1939. From December 1941 to 1943, he was the Soviet Ambassador to the United States and simultaneously Deputy People’s Commissar of Foreign Affairs.