Vasiliy DROZDENKO, First Secretary, Kiev City Committee, Communist Party Ukraine, since 1960. Member, Central Committee, Communist Party Ukraine, since 1956; member, Central Auditing Commission, Communist Party of the Soviet Union, since 1961. Order of Red Banner of Labor, 1957; Order of Lenin, 1958. Member, Communist Party, since 1944.
1955 Secretary, Central Committee, Ukrainia Communist Youth League. 1955-1960 First Secretary, Central Committee, Ukrainia Communist Youth League. 1958-1960 member and Bureau member of the Central Committee, All-Union Communist Youth League.
Deputy and Presidium member, Ukrainia Supreme Soviet of 1955 and 1959 convocation. 1960 headed Soviet youth delegation Cuba.