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Author`s name Olga Savka

USSR's first millionaire loses 200 million USD and lives in godforsaken village - Comments

The man used to have a room packed with bags of money from the floor to the ceiling When Sterligov opened his exchange in the early 1990s he also had a dog of this breed bearing the same name, Alisa. The dog appeared in commercials on TV that widely advertised Sterligov's exchange. The innovation made the man incredibly rich at his young age of 23. Enterprises immediately lined up to Russia's first and only exchange. Sterligov was once invited to Boris Yeltsin's birthday. He came to the party together with other elite guests. The party ended with a scandal for Sterligov as he insulted one of the guests whom he believed to be a homosexual.

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