Vladimir Putin

Bio/Life

  • currently is the Russian president
  • born October 7, 1952
  • in 1999, Russian president Boris Yeltsin dismissed his prime minister and promoted Vladimir Putin in his place
  • graduated from Leningrad State University in 1975
  • in 1983 he got married to Lyudmila
  • in 2014 he was reportedly nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize
  • due to term limits, Putin was forced to leave the presidency in 2008, but finally in 2012 he was reelected as president

Quote

"The path towards a free society has not been simple. There are tragic and glorious pages in our history."

Statistic

President for 2000- 2008 2012-Now , Currently is Russia's President.