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Anatoly Sobchak

Age: 52

Russian politician who served as mayor of St. Petersburg and was a leading figure in Russia's democratic reform movement. As a law professor, he helped to launch the career of President Vladimir V. Putin.

Died: Moscow, Feb. 20, 2000

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