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Vsevolod Mikhailovich Keldysh

Vsevolod Keldysh, USSR Scientist, major-general.

Background

  • Keldysh, Vsevolod was born on June 25, 1878 in Vladikavkaz, now Ordzhonikidze.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Riga Polytechnical Institute, 1902.

    Career

    • Professor, 1918. At several institutes and the Kuibyshev Academy of Military Engineering, 1932. Major-general in the military technical service. Was behind many important state projects such as the Moscow Canal, the Moscow metro, the Dnepropetrovsk Aluminium Plant and similar.

    Religion

    There is no solid or tangible evidence for God nor a logical argument for God. The existence of God is taken on faith and not by evidence.

    Views

    Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

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    Born June 25, 1878
    Died November 19, 1965
    (aged 87)
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