Dmitry Nikolayevich Medvedev
publication date: Friday, November 8, 2013 (part of Fall 2013)
clue: His resistance against German occupiers made him a Soviet hero, but it did not make him the Russian president.
explanation: Medvedev was a partisan resistance fighter against Germany's occupation of the Soviet Union. Coincidentally, he shared his name with Dmitry Medvedev, president of Russia at the time this goo was published. more…