http://www.ushistory.org/us/59e.asp

The fall of the Berlin Wall. The shredding of the Iron Curtain. The end of the Cold War. When Mikhail Gorbachev assumed the reins of power in the Soviet Union ...

http://www.coldwar.org/articles/80s/mikhail_gorbachev.asp

Mikhail Gorbachev was born in 1931 to a poor farming family in southwest Russia. ... Glasnost, Perestroika, and the ending of the Cold War all contributed to the ...

https://www.belfercenter.org/publication/gorbachev-and-end-cold-war

EARLIER this month, Mikhail Gorbachev celebrated his 75th birthday with a ... In the early Cold War, communism and the Soviet Union had considerable soft ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mikhail_Gorbachev

Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev (born 2 March 1931) is a Russian and formerly Soviet ...... Both Gorbachev and Reagan wanted a summit to discuss the Cold War, but each faced some opposition to such a move within their respective ...

https://www.history.com/topics/cold-war/perestroika-and-glasnost

Apr 14, 2010 ... Its architect, President Mikhail Gorbachev, would oversee the most .... URL. https ://www.history.com/topics/cold-war/perestroika-and-glasnost ...

https://www.history.com/topics/russia/history-of-the-soviet-union

Sep 1, 2017 ... The Cold War power struggle—waged on political, economic and ... A longtime Communist Party politician, Mikhail Gorbachev came to power ...

https://www.britannica.com/biography/Mikhail-Gorbachev

How did Mikhail Gorbachev become president of the Soviet Union? Mikhail .... the political fabric of Europe and marked the beginning of the end of the Cold War.

https://www.economist.com/books-and-arts/2017/08/31/how-mikhail-gorbachev-ended-the-cold-war

Aug 31, 2017 ... ON DECEMBER 23rd 1991 Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union, and Russia's first president, Boris Yeltsin, met for eight ...

https://www.ducksters.com/biography/world_leaders/mikhail_gorbachev.php

Kids learn about the biography of Mikhail Gorbachev, leader of the Soviet Union who helped end the Cold War.

https://www.brookings.edu/articles/reagan-and-gorbachev-shutting-the-cold-war-down/

Aug 1, 2004 ... Ronald Reagan was widely eulogized for having won the cold war, ... memoir and the story it tells, he gives co-star billing to Mikhail Gorbachev.