Nikita Khrushchev

Nikita Khrushchev

Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev was so impressed by First Lady Jackie Kennedy after meeting her that he later sent her a puppy. The animal was significant for being the offspring of Strelka, the dog that had gone to space during a Soviet space mission.

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