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Vladimir Putin

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(1952) Born in Leningrad, U.S.S.R. (1975) Graduates from law school in Leningrad. (1975-1990) KGB agent posted mainly in East Germany but also Leningrad. (1994-1996) Deputy Mayor of St. Petersburg. (1996-1998) Deputy Chief of Staff in President Boris Yeltsin's administration. (1998-1999) Head of the Federal Security Bureau and Yeltsin's Security Council. (1999) Appointed Prime Minister. (2000) Elected President of the Russian Federation. (2004) Re-elected.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Vladimir Putin Plays Hockey -- HE SHOOTS (Poorly), HE SCORES (Because They Let Him)

Vladimir Putin Plays Hockey
HE SHOOTS (Poorly) HE SCORES (They Let Him)

Vladimir Putin took some time away from riding horses and being scary ... to strap on some skates and hit the ice for a celebrity hockey game in Russia ... and shocker, THEY LET HIM SCORE!!Putin,… READ MORE >

Vladimir Putin Divorce Final ... Let Freedom Ring

Vladimir Putin
Divorce Final Let Freedom Ring!

Ladies, the bread line forms to the left. READ MORE >

- 99 days ago
Vladimir Putin -- Russia Loves Elton John ... Even Though He's Gay

Vladimir Putin
Russia Loves Elton John ... Even Though He's Gay

Elton John is HUGE in Russia ... so gay people should feel totally welcome at the Olympics -- this according to President Vladimir Putin, who's trying like Hell to prove his country doesn't hate… READ MORE >

- 173 days ago
Stars and Scars -- You Be the Judge

Stars and Scars
You Be the Judge

Lots going on this week. George Zimmerman is a menace to his community -- so says the police chief. Dina Lohan ended up in the drunk tank. Selma Blair is out for blood after getting sacked from… READ MORE >

- 300 days ago
Senator John McCain to Vladimir Putin -- Hand Over That Super Bowl Ring

Sen. McCain to Putin
Hand Over That Super Bowl Ring

Enough is enough ... Russian President and alleged Super Bowl ring snatcher Vladimir Putin needs to get that ring back on U.S. soil ASAP ... so says Senator John McCain. Our photog caught up with… READ MORE >

- 312 days ago
Terrell Suggs -- Vladimir Putin Would NEVER Take My Super Bowl Ring

Terrell Suggs
Putin Would NEVER Take MY Super Bowl Ring

Terrell Suggs is no punk bitch ... and tells TMZ if Vladimir Putin ever tried to jack his Super Bowl ring (a la Robert Kraft) ... he'd MAN UP and get it back. The Baltimore Ravens badass was… READ MORE >

- 389 days ago
Vladimir Putin Divorce -- It Was a Good Run, Nyet?

Vladimir Putin
Divorce After 30 Years It Was a Good Run, Nyet?

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his wife are calling it quits, and she sounds like she's totally cool with it ... so despite the divorce, it must have been a successful marriage! Unless ...… READ MORE >

- 398 days ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin -- The Most Civilized Divorce EVER

Russian Prez Vladimir Putin
The Most Civilized Divorce EVER

Vladimir Putin could teach Beverly Hills celebs like Kelsey Grammer a thing or 2 about divorce ... like announcing the end of your marriage after a lovely evening with your estranged wife at the… READ MORE >

- 399 days ago
Steven Seagal -- I Wanna Be Like Dennis Rodman

Steven Seagal
I Wanna Be Like Rodman

Move over Dennis Rodman and Kim Jong Un, because '90s action star Steven Seagal has jumped on the whole random celeb visiting a world leader bandwagon ... and hung out with Russian President… READ MORE >

- 485 days ago

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