Historic pictures have emerged of two men taken in 1920 and 1941 who look remarkably similar slightly younger versions of Putin, now aged 63.
It has led conspiracy theorists to dream up a version of events as to if it is actually him.
The picture, taken in 1920, is of a Russian solider who does look like the leader.
A separate snap said to be of a Russian solider and taken in 1941 also looks like Putin and the 1920 individual. Read more
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Is Putin Immortal?
Is Vladimir Putin immortal? The Internet has been blowing up over photos of Putin as grown man 95 years ago.