Flag of Russian Federation Boris Yeltsin

President Boris Yeltsin

Full name: Boris Nikolayevich Yeltsin
Gender: Male

Country: Russian Federation (1st President)
Terms: 07/10/1931 to 12/31/1999

Preceded by: Joseph Stalin
Succeeded by: Vladimir Putin

Political Party: Communist Party of the Soviet Union (prior to 1990) and Independent (after 1990)
Other Political Titles: Prime Minister of Russia

Date of Birth: February 1, 1931
Birth Place: Butka, Sverdlovsk Oblast

Date of Death: April 23, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

Education: Pushkin High School in Berezniki, Perm Krai and Ural State Technical University in Sverdlovsk, (Majoring in Construction)