Final holder, Mikhail Gorbachev (as President). Abolished, 25 December 1991 (
end of communist rule) 26 December 1991 (end of the Soviet Union). Under the
1977 Constitution of the Union of Soviet Soc...
May 7, 2008 ... Mikhail Gorbachev: timeline. 'My family paid too high a price for glasnost'. 1985
Chernenko dies. March 1985 Mikhail Gorbachev takes over as ...
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Jan 23, 2016 ... Mikhail Gorbachev was the first president of the Soviet Union, serving ... An
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Mikhail Gorbachev, a Nobel Peace Prize winner, is one of the notable leaders of
former Soviet Union. Read this brief biography to find more on his life.
Oct 31, 2013 ... 1985 - Chernenko dies and is replaced by Mikhail Gorbachev as general
secretary of the Communist Party; Andrey Gromyko becomes ...
1931: March 2, born, Privolnoye, Krasnogvardeisky District, Stavropol territory in
the North Caucasus, to a peasant family in a small village, his father an ...
Mikhail Gorbachev becomes leader of the Soviet Union, the following year he
declares glasnost and perestroika. 1989 May Led by university students, over
Nov 22, 2006 ... A timeline of the Gorbachev era, perestroika, glasnost and the demise ... Mikhail
Gorbachev becomes general secretary of the Communist Party ...
Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev was born into a peasant family in the village of
Privolnoe, near Stavropol, Soviet Union, on March 2, 1931. As a teenager, he ...