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Mikhail Gorbatschev

Meet the Russian politician without whom German reunification would not have been possible.

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Interesting facts about Mikhail Gorbatschev

  • Mikhail Gorbachev is a Russian politician who wanted to reform the USSR. He made the end of the Cold War possible and therefore is also considered to be one of the fathers of the German reunification.

  • Mikhail Gorbachev has a port-wine stain on his forehead, which mistakenly has been called a mole by the media.

  • In 1990 Mikhail Gorbachev received the Nobel Peace Prize.