He was the last to occupy the post until after the war.
He occupied the post for a brief period of seven days and died in 1907.
He was the youngest person to have occupied the post.
No new elections have been held since, and so he still occupies the post.
Between 1973 and 1991, he occupied important posts at a Soviet news agency.
"It would be wrong to occupy the post of speaker for more than two terms," he said.
He was the first town clerk, occupying the post until 1809.
The vice-president will occupy the post of president during the following period.
He occupied the post until his death in 1940.
In its heyday, up to four companies of troops occupied the post.