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Magomed-Salam Il’iasovich Umakhanov

politician

Magomed-Salam Umakhanov, USSR Politician.

Background

Umakhanov, Magomed-Salam was born in 1918.

Education

Graduated from the Higher Party School of the Central.

Career

Served in the Soviet Army, 1939-1948. Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, 1952. High party positions in Daghestan including Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Daghestan Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic, 1956-1967.

A Brezhnevite, he was sent into retirement by Andropov after Brezhnev’s death.