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Aleksei Osipovich Romanov

editor , sports official , Medical official

Aleksei Romanov, USSR Sports official, medical official, editor.


Romanov, Aleksei was born on October 16, 1904 in the village of Ekaterinogradskaia, now Kabardino-Balkarskaia Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic.


Graduated from the Moscow Institute of Physical Culture, 1930.


Sports official from 1925. Chairman, then 1st Deputy Chairman of the All-Russian Sports Committee of the Council of Ministers of the RSFSR, 1951-1958. Deputy Health Minister of the RSFSR, 1952-1971.

Member of the Olympic Committee of the USSR, 1951-1979. Chairman of the Scientific Methodological Council of the USSR Sports Committee, 1958-1965. Referee (AllUnion category), 1964.

Honorary member of the Moscow Olympic Committee, 1971-1979. Editor-in-chief of Teoriia i Praktika Fizicheskoi Kultury.