Boris Yeltsin
Борис Ельцин
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Boris Yeltsin
Portrait of Boris Yeltsin

1st President of Russia
July 10, 1991 – July 10, 1996

Predecessor Office established
Successor Alexander Rutskoy
Vice-President Alexander Rutskoy
Born February 1, 1931
Butka, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russian SFSR
(now Siberia)
Died April 23, 2007 (aged 76)
Moscow, Soviet Union
Spouse Naina Yeltsina
Political Party Independent

Boris Nikolayevich Yeltsin (Russian: Бори́с Никола́евич Е́льцин) (February 1, 1931 – April 23, 2007) was a Soviet politician who served as the first President of the Russian Republic from 1991 to 1996.