Yuri Andropov
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Born: June 15, 1914

Died: February 9, 1984 (aged 69)

Nationality: Russian

Occupation: Statesman

Bio: Yuri Vladimirovich Andropov was a Soviet politician and the General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 12 November 1982 until his death fifteen months later.

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Genius is, to be sure, not a matter of arbitrariness, but rather of freedom, just as wit, love, and faith, which once shall become arts and disciplines. We should demand genius from everybody, without, however, expecting it.

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