Biography - A Short Wiki
The first President of Russia from 1990 to 1999, who took control after the fall of the Soviet Union. His tenure was marked by widespread corruption, inflation, and economic hardships for his country. .
He married Naina Yeltsina in 1956, and the couple have two daughters together.
How did Boris Yeltsin die?
Boris Yeltsin's death was caused by Heart Failure.
|Cause of death||Heart Failure|
|Age of death||76 years|
|Birthday||February 1, 1931|
|Death date||April 23, 2007|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
International terrorism is throwing down a challenge, and not just to Russia.Boris Yeltsin
We don’t appreciate what we have until it’s gone. Freedom is like that. It’s like air. When you have it, you don’t notice it.Boris Yeltsin
We, Russia, are prepared to work with others. I am convinced that stability and security in Europe cannot be considered without taking Russia into account.Boris Yeltsin
It is especially important to encourage unorthodox thinking when the situation is critical: At such moments every new word and fresh thought is more precious than gold. Indeed, people must not be deprived of the right to think their own thoughts.Boris Yeltsin
You have no right to criticise Russia over Chechnya.Boris Yeltsin