Definition of Chernenko, Konstantin in English:

Chernenko, Konstantin

proper noun

  • (1911–85), Soviet statesman, general secretary of the Communist Party of the former Soviet Union and president 1984–85; full name Konstantin Ustinovich Chernenko. He died after only thirteen months in office and was succeeded by Mikhail Gorbachev.

Pronunciation:

Chernenko, Konstantin

/CHəˈreNGkō/