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Willie Brown reflects on Gorbachev’s ’90 visit to SF after former Russian leader’s death

Former Soviet Union President Mikhail Gorbachev died Tuesday, more than three decades after his memorable Cold War-era visit to San Francisco that politico Willie Brown recalled upon hearing of the Russian leader’s death. Gorbachev’s visit to the Bay Area on June 4, 1990, included a stop at the Fairmont San Francisco hotel for a visit […]