Vladimir Zhirinovsky

Politician

1946 –

49

Who is Vladimir Zhirinovsky?

Vladimir Volfovich Zhirinovsky, born Vladimir Volfovich Eidelstein on 25 April 1946, is a Russian politician and political activist. He is a colonel in the Russian Army, founder and the leader of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia, Vice-Chairman of the State Duma, and a member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe.

Zhirinovsky is often viewed as "a showman of Russian politics, blending populist and nationalist rhetoric, anti-Western invective and a brash, confrontational style".

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Born
Apr 25, 1946
Almaty
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Spouses
Children
Religion
  • Eastern Orthodox Church
Nationality
  • Russia
Profession
Education
  • Moscow State University
Lived in
  • Almaty

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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