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Iurii Aleksandrovich Vetokhin

Iurii Vetokhin, USSR Computer programmer.

Background

  • Vetokhin, Iurii was born in 1928 in Leningrad.

  • Career

    • Tried to escape to Turkey by swimming the Black Sea. Caught and placed in a mental institution, 1963. Later released. Took a cruise to Indonesia on a Soviet ship, and defected, 1979.

      Settled in the USA.
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    Born 1928
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