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.
MOISEEV, Igor was born in 1906.
1924 graduated Choreographic School, USSR Bolshoy Theater, Moscow.
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.