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Semen Ivanovich CHAYKIN

Semen CHAYKIN, USSR Geologist; Chief Geologist, Belgorod Iron Ore Expedition, since 1954. Stalin Prize, 1951; Lenin Prize, 1959.

Background

  • CHAYKIN, Semen was born in 1919.

  • Education

    • 1942 graduated Voronezh University.

    Career

    • 1942-1952 successively junior geologist, geologist and Chief Geologist, Atasu Geology Survey Expedition. 1952-1954 senior geologist, prospecting and survey parties in Northern Caucasus and at Krivoy Rog. Contributed to discovery and survey of rich iron deposits in Belgorod area of Kursk Magnetic Anomaly.

    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    Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.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 1919
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