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|Full Name||Vladimir Putin|
|Date of birth||7 Oct 1952|
|Birthplace||Saint Petersburg, Soviet Union|
|Spouse||Lyudmila Shrekbneva (m.1983,div.2014)|
|Height||5feet 7 in.|
|Education||Leningrad State University|
|Net Worth||$ 70 billion|
Short And Sweet
Vladimir Putin, a sharp weapon in Russian Politics, is the current President of the Russian Federation, taking the office since 7 May 2012. He is the personality born to lead the world. He was Prime Minister from 1999 to 2000, President from 2000 to 2008, and again Prime Minister from 2008 to 2012.
Through his second term as Prime Minister, he was the Chairman of the United Russia Party, the ruling party.”One has to be insincere and promise something which you cannot fulfill. So you either have to be a fool who does not understand what you are promising, or deliberately be lying”. This is the appreciable thought of him.
The leading personality first arrived in this world to Vladimir Spiridonovich Putin and Maria Ivanovna Putina on 7th October 1952, in Saint Petersberg, Soviet Union. He was born in a middle-class family and managed a usual life. Putin dreamed of becoming an intelligence officer ever since he was a child. In the period 1960-68, he joined the ‘Primary School No. 193’ established at Baskov Lane.
After completion, he then entered the ‘High School No. 281’.During those years, he was active in sports like sambo (a martial art form) and judo. In 1970, he entered at the ‘Leningrad State University’ Law Department, and being a student, he joined the ‘Communist Party of the Soviet Union’. During the same time, he met the Russian politician Anatoly Sobchak. He operated on his thesis naming ‘The Most Favored Nation Trading in International Law’, and in 1975, he certified from the university.
To fulfill his career, he entered government-run intelligence agency ‘KGB’ (Komitet Gosudarstvennoy Bezopasnosti). In the starting of the 1980s, he was tutored at the ‘KGB School No. 1’, Moscow. He served for the ‘KGB’ agency’s Directorate Secretariat and then was hired at the Counterintelligence Division. He was again entrusted for training by ‘KGB’ to ‘Andropov Red Banner Institute’ to equip him for his journey to Germany. After entering the City Hall, he resigned from his post at the ‘KGB’.He grew the First Deputy Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office in 1998, and the same year, he followed the office as the Director of the Federal Security Service.
The following year, he displayed as the Secretary of the Security Council of the Russian Federation. It is said the struggle never fades and so with his struggle. He was picked as the Prime Minister of Russia by the then President of Russia Boris Yeltsin in 1999. With the end of the year, the then President climbed down selecting Putin as his replacement for the post.
In March 2000, he was named as the President of Russia and also worked a second term after being re-elected to the office. He was picked as the Prime Minister of Russia in May 2008, by presidential executive order. In 2011, he was awarded an honorary doctorate by the ‘University of Belgrade’.In March 2012, he was selected as the President of Russia and still continues the office.
On 28 July 1983, Putin coupled Lyudmila Shkrebneva, and they lived together in Germany from 1985 to 1990. They have two daughters, named Mariya Putina, born on 28 April 1985 in Saint Petersburg, Russia, and Yekaterina Putina, welcomed on 31 August 1986 in Dresden, East Germany. On 6 June 2013, Putin announced that their marriage was over, on 6 June 2013, and on 1 April 2014, the Kremlin confirmed that the divorce had been finalized on 1 April 2014.
His Net Worth is $70 billion.