Op-Ed Column, "The First Steps on Nuclear Weapons," Published in "The New York Times (USA)," 25 September 2010, Vol. 159, No. 54,809, Page A29.
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5 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
6 Articles |
7 Magazine Cover Photos |
President Mikhail Gorbachev | Mikhaïl Gorbatchev | Michail S. Gorbatschow | Michail Gorbatschow | Mikhail Gorbatsjov | Mikhail Gorbatxov
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
On the day I became Soviet leader, in March 1985, I had a special meeting with the leaders of the Warsaw Pact countries and told them: 'You are independent, and we are independent. You are responsible for your policies, we are responsible for ours. We will not intervene in your affairs, I promise you.'
His prominent birthmark is called a port-wine stain. It results from a vascular anomaly. The scientific name is nevus flammeus.
Birthmark on his head