In 1970, Vladimir Putin was admitted to law department at Leningrad State University.
Vladimir Putin’s mother, Maria Shelomova, was a very kind, benevolent person.
It was in Pominovo that my father met my mother, and they got married at the age of 17.” After the war, the Putin family moved into a room in a communal apartment [kommunalka], in a typical St Petersburg dwelling house on Baskov Lane. Before the war [World War II], my parents occupied half of the house in Peterhof and were very proud of the living standards they had achieved then. 281, a chemistry-focused magnet school under the aegis of a technology institute, completing his studies there in 1970.
Vladimir Putin recalls, “It was a building with a well-like yard. It wasn’t really much, but it seemed like an ultimate dream to them.” In 1960-1968, Vladimir Putin attended Primary School No. From first and eighth grade, Vladimir Putin studied at School No. As he recalls, he was a troublemaker, not a Pioneer.
“My perception of the KGB was based on the idealistic stories I heard about intelligence.” He was first appointed to the Directorate secretariat, then the counterintelligence division, where he worked for about five months.
Half a year later, he was sent to operations personnel retraining courses.