Vladimir Anatolyevich Yakovlev

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Vladimir Yakovlev
Владимир Яковлев
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Yakovlev in 1999
1st Governor of Saint Petersburg
In office
2 June 1996 – 16 June 2003
Preceded byOffice created
Succeeded byAlexander Beglov (acting)
Personal details
Born (1944-11-25) 25 November 1944 (age 74)
Olyokminsk, Russia, Soviet Union
Spouse(s)Marina Aleksandrovna
ChildrenIgor Vladimirovich Yakovlev

Vladimir Anatolyevich Yakovlev (Russian: Влади́мир Анато́льевич Я́ковлев, IPA: [vlɐˈdʲimʲɪr ɐnɐˈtolʲɪvʲɪtɕ ˈjakəvlʲɪf]; born November 25, 1944, in Olyokminsk, Yakutia, Soviet Union) is a Russian politician, currently retired.

In 1996–2003, he was the Governor of Saint Petersburg.[1] In 2003–2004, prior to the Beslan school hostage crisis, he was Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Southern Federal District. From 13 September 2004 till 24 September 2007, he was Russia's Minister for Regional Development in Mikhail Fradkov's Second Cabinet.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Anatoly Sobchak
Governor of Saint Petersburg
1996 - 2003
Succeeded by
Alexander Beglov
Preceded by
Viktor Kazantsev
Presidential Envoy to the Southern Federal District
March 9 – September 13, 2004
Succeeded by
Dmitry Kozak