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1. In 1991 I was the first popularly elected President of Russia.
2. Just three months after I took power in 2008, a conflict erupted involving Georgia, Russia, and South Ossetia.
3. I worked in the KGB from 1975 to 1991 but I left the organization shortly after the fall of the Soviet Union.
4. I was the first person to serve as President of Russia for more than 10 years.
5. Representing United Russia, I was the first person elected President of Russia that did not run as an independent.
6. I was the first Russian President to resign from the office and in my farewell address I told the nation "I want to ask for your forgiveness, that many of our dreams didn't come true".
7. I was the first person elected President of Russia to be under 45 years of age.
8. Of the first three Presidents of Russia I was the only one to never receive at least 70% of the popular vote in an election.
9. In 2007 I was voted Time's Person of the Year and from 2013 to 2016 I was ranked by Forbes as the World's Most Powerful Individual each year.
10. I was the first President of Russia to be elected after terms were extended from four to six years.
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