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Igor Aleksandrovich MOISEEV

Igor MOISEEV, USSR Choreographer. Artistic Director, USSR State Folk Dance Ensemble, since 1937; Popular Artist of USSR since 1953. Stalin Prizes, 1946, 1951.

Background

  • MOISEEV, Igor was born in 1906.

  • Education

    • 1924 graduated Choreographic School, USSR Bolshoy Theater, Moscow.

    Career

    • Evolved theory for practical geodetic application of measurements of earth’s gravitational field. Designed a gravimeter for relative determination of gravitational acceleration forces. 1932-1946 senior associate, Central Research Institute of Geodesy, Aerial Surveying and Cartography.

      1946-1956 at Geophysical Institute, USSR Academy of Science. Since 1956 Director, Institute of Geophysics, USSR Academy of Science.
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    Born 1906
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