Why in the USSR did not rename Moscow?

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It's no secret that many cities in the USSR were simply taken and renamed for political and ideological reasons. Now something is returned back, something is not. But I was surprised to learn that Moscow wanted to rename the city more than once.
Like wediscussed the history of the name of the city, it is certainly not unambiguous and rather tangled, but still, what is there seditious then?
And this is the very reason why Moscow was wanted to be renamed and so not renamed ...

Attempt number 1
For the first time, they wanted to rename Moscow 3 years after Lenin’s death - in February 1927. Over 200 Soviet officials took the initiative to call the capital Ilyich and put their signatures on a petition sent to the Chairman of the All-Russian Central Executive Committee Mikhail Kalinin.
In the argument of such a decision it was said that “it was Lenin who founded free Russia”. And since the USSR already had the experience of renaming large cities (the same Petrograd became Leningrad only 5 days after the death of the leader of the proletariat), the likelihood that Moscow would change its name was extremely high.
However, the decisive word was for Joseph Stalin, who at that time already had unlimited power. He considered that the two largest cities in the Union in honor of Lenin were a bust.

Attempt number 2
The next attempt to rename the capital was organized 11 years later. This time they wanted to call the capital Stalinodar in honor of Joseph Vissarionovich.
This initiative was put forward by the People's Commissar of the NKVD Nikolai Ezhov. By 1938, the chair beneath him was wobbling with might and main. Stalin mercilessly removed his political rivals, and Yezhov felt that they would soon remove him too. The petition for renaming was a peculiar way to cajole the ruler.
At the direction of Yezhov, his subordinates prepared a special project on renaming Moscow to Stalinodar. The document was accompanied by notes with the wishes of the workers, one of which was even written in verse! A certain Chumakova wrote about the happiness that Stalin gave us as a gift, “rhyming this line with the new name of the capital.
However, Stalin did not appreciate this fawning. All-Union elder Mikhail Kalinin briefed the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet that Iosif Vissarionovich was categorically against renaming Moscow.Soon Yezhov was removed from his post, and in 1940 he was shot at all ...

Attempt number 3
The next time the question of renaming Moscow was raised after the victory over Nazi Germany. This triumph in the minds of the masses was bound to be associated with the genius of the great commander and generalissimo Stalin. So there is nothing surprising in the fact that there were those who wished to consolidate the victory by giving the capital a new name.
However, the matter did not come to real steps to rename Moscow in honor of Stalin. Everything was limited to the notorious letters with the wishes of the workers, and the official document with the draft name change has not been issued ...
Attempt number 4
The last, to date, attempt to rename Moscow was undertaken immediately after the death of Joseph Vissarionovich. Loyal moods encompassed entire organizations, institutions and enterprises that sent numerous appeals to the capital to perpetuate the name of Stalin.
By the way, at that time they seriously proposed to change the name of not only Moscow, but even entire republics! So, there were projects to rename Georgia to the Stalinist SSR, and the whole country was suggested to be called the Union of Socialist Stalinist Republics!
Rename Moscow did not have time.Soon the political situation changed dramatically and the process of debunking the cult of Stalin began ...

It is not entirely clear why they stalked Moscow repeatedly over and over again if, since 1925, Stalin had already existed the city of Stalin. By the way, the information wave about the return of this name to the city is very strong - or does it just seem to me? Although most likely these are echoes of the general theme of reincarnation and discussion of Stalin everywhere and in everything.
But by the way,what might MOSCOW look likeif they allowed some architectural projects, but interesting photos of Soviet MOSCOW.

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