Leaders of the Soviet Union

Vladimir Lenin

Vladimir Lenin

April 22, 1870 - January 21, 1924

Joseph Stalin

Joseph Stalin

December 18, 1878 - March 5, 1953

Georgy Malenkov*

Georgy Malenkov*

8 January 1902 - 14 January 1988

Nikita Krushchev

Nikita Krushchev

April 15, 1894 - September 11, 1971

Leonid Brezhnev

Leonid Brezhnev

19 December 1906 - 10 November 1982

Yuri Andropov

Yuri Andropov

15 June 1914 - 9 February 1984

Konstantin Chernenko

Konstantin Chernenko

24 September 1911 - 10 March 1985

Mikhail Gorbachev

Mikhail Gorbachev

2 March 1931 - Present

Boris Yeltsin

Boris Yeltsin

February 1, 1931 - April 23, 2007

Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin

October 7, 1952 - Present

Dmitry Medvedev

Dmitry Medvedev

September 14, 1965 - Present