Parusnikov, Mikhail was born on November 11, 1893 in Moscow.
Pupil of S. V. Novakovskii and I. V. Zholtovskii.
Trained at the Moscow School of Art and Architecture and at the VKHUTEMAS, 1913-1924. Taught at the Moscow Institute * of Architecture, 1934-1941, and from 1948. Professor from 1949. One of the planners of the Lenin Prospect.