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1947 Estonian Supreme Soviet election

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Elections to the Supreme Soviet of the Estonian SSR were held on 16 February 1947.[1] They were the first elections since the Estonian SSR was declared on 21 July 1940. The Bloc of Communists and Non-Party Candidates was the only party able to contest the elections,[2] and won all 100 seats.[1] Elected members included Joseph Stalin (Tallinn constituency 9), Vyacheslav Molotov (Tallinn constituency 2) and Andrei Zhdanov (Kohtla-Järve constituency no 84).[3]

Results

Party Votes % Seats
Bloc of Communists and Non-Party Candidates 768,162 96.48 100
Against 28,003 3.52
Invalid votes 2,593
Total 798,758 100 100
Registered voters/turnout 804,172 99.33
Source: Liivik Pravda No. 43, February 19, 1947

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