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Dmitrii Nikolaevich Anuchin

geographer , publicist

Dmitrii Anuchin, USSR Geographer, publicist.

Background

Anuchin, Dmitrii was born in 1843.

Career

Organizer of an anthropological exhibition in Moscow in 1879. Professor at Moscow University. The driving force behind the All-Russian Geographical Exhibition in 1892 in Moscow.

Founder and editor-inchief of the geographical magazine, Zemlevedenie. Also on the editorial board of the newspaper Russkie Vedomosti. One of the few prominent members of the old Russian intelligentsia who co-operated with the Soviet government.