Konstantin RUDNEV, USSR Deputy Chairman, USSR Council of Ministers, and Chairman, State Committee Coordinating Research, since 1961. USSR Ministry since 1958; Member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party, since 1961. three Order of Lenin; other orders; medals. Member, Communist Party, since 1941.
RUDNEV, Konstantin was born in 1911 in Tula.
1935 graduated Tula Mech. Institute.
1935-1940 designer, Department Head, Chief Engineering, then Deputy Head, design office. 1940-1947 Chief Engineering and Director, military plant, then Director, research instituts. 1948-1952 Chief, Main Board, and Collegium member, USSR Minister of Armaments.
1952-1957 USSR Deputy Minister of Defense Industry, 1958-1961 Deputy Chairman, then Chairman, State Committee Defense Technology, USSR Council of Ministers, and USSR Ministry.