Definition of Gromyko, Andrei in US English:

Gromyko, Andrei

proper noun

  • (1909–89), Soviet statesman; foreign minister 1957–85; president of the former Soviet Union 1985–88; full name Andrei Andreevich Gromyko. His appointment to the presidency, largely a formal position, by Mikhail Gorbachev was widely interpreted as a maneuver to reduce Gromyko's influence and to make an ending of the Cold War possible.


Gromyko, Andrei