Some things cannot be changed by power or status: let us have a look at famous Russian political figures when they were young, and today.
Ex-Prime Minister of Ukraine, Yulia Timoshenko.
President of Ukraine, Victor Yanukovich.
The third Ukrainian president, Victor Yuschenko.
Sitting president of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko.
President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev.
President of the USSR, Mikhail Gorbachev.
The first president of Russia, Boris Yeltsin.
One of the most famous Russian politicians, Vladimir Zhirinovskiy.
Mayor of Moscow, Sergey Sobyanin.
Russian Federation Council Chief, Valentina Matvienko.
Leader of “Fair Russia” political party, Sergey Mironov.
State Duma Deputy, Elena Mizulina.
Leader of the Communist Party, Gennadiy Zyuganov.
Prime Minister of Russia, Dmitry Medvedev.
Minister of Defence, Sergey Shoigu.
Russian politician and businessman, Anatoliy Chubais.