President of Russia. Corrupt dictator. Trump’s BFF. Vladimir Putin has been called a lot of names over the years – many of them unfavorable – and you may think you know all there is to know about the Russian leader. After all, he’s been in the public eye for decades and is constantly followed around by news cameras… how could you not? It turns out there’s way more to Putin than we thought – like his taste for the Beatles and countless photos with his canines! Below are 10 interesting facts about Putin that we didn’t know we needed until now.