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Unformatted text preview: MIKHAIL GORBACHEV MIKHAIL (b. March 2, 1931) _ _ _ _ _ _ March 11, 1985 (GENERAL SECRETARY) REAGAN’S STRATEGIC DEFENSE INITIATIVE (SDI) OR SPACE-BASED ANTIMISSILE-DEFENSE SYSTEM (March 23, 1983) April 23, 1985 (perestroika) CAMPAIGN AGAINST ALCOHOL (1985-90) October 11-12, 1986 (THE REYKJIAVIK SUMMIT) HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUE GLASNOST SAKHAROV FREED FROM EXILE (December SAKHAROV 19, 1986) SECOND DEATH OF STALIN SECOND UNREST IN THE BALTIC STATES (August 23, (August 23, UNREST 1987) BORIS YELTSIN REMOVED FROM THE BORIS LEADERSHIP (November 11, 1987) WITHDRAWAL FROM AFGHANISTAN AFGHANISTAN WITHDRAWAL (February 15, 1989) THE FIRST CONGRESS OF PEOPLE’S PEOPLE’ THE DEPUTIES (May 25 – July 7, 1989) RISE OF NATIONALISM RISE GEORGIAN “BLOODY SUNDAY” (April 9, 1989) SUNDAY” GEORGIAN LITHUANIA DECLARES INDEPENDENCE INDEPENDENCE LITHUANIA (March 11, 1990) ESTONIA DECLARES INDEPENDENCE (March (March ESTONIA 30, 1990) LATVIA DECLARES INDEPENDENCE (May 14, 14, LATVIA 1990) January 1991 (CRACKDOWNS IN LITHUANIA LITHUANIA January AND LATVIA) ORGANIZATION OF NEW POLITICAL PARTIES POLITICAL PARTIES ORGANIZATION (December 1989) EASTERN EUROPE’S EASTERN REVOLUTIONS DEMOCRATIC PARLIAMENTARTY DEMOCRATIC PARLIAMENTARTY ELECTIONS IN POLAND (June 4, (June 4, 1989) HUNGARY OPENS BORDER TO HUNGARY AUSTRIA (September 10, 1989) PROMULGATION OF NONPROMULGATION COMMUNIST HUNGARY (October 23, 1989) FALL OF THE BERLIN WALL FALL (November 9, 1989) REVOLUTION IN BULGARIA REVOLUTION (November 10, 1989) REVOLUTION IN REVOLUTION CZHECHOSLOVAKIA (November 24, 1989) GORBACHEV AND GEORGE BUSH GORBACHEV BUSH DECLARE THE COLD WAR ENDED (December 2, 1989) REVOLUTION IN ROMANIA REVOLUTION (December 22, 1989) THE COUP (August 19-21, 1991) BORIS YELTSIN’S ELECTION TO THE RUSSIAN PRESIDENCY (June 12, 1991) GORBACHEV’S VACATION IN CRIMEA (August 5 – 22, 1991) STATE COMMITTEE ON THE STATE OF EMERGENCY DEMISE OF THE USSR (December 8, 1991) CREATION OF A COMMONWEALTH OF INDEPENDENT STATES (December 21, 1991) GORBACHEV’S RESIGNATION (December 25, 1991) ...
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