Mikhail GRIBANOV, USSR Dipl, with rank of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary. USSR Ambassador to Norway since 1956; Candidate of Legal Science. Badge of Honor, 1956.
GRIBANOV, Mikhail was born in 1906.
Since 1941 diplomatic work. 1946-1947 counselor, USSR Mission in Switzerland. 1947-1949 Deputy Political Counselor, Soviet Military Admin, in Germany.
1949-1955 Deputy Head, 3rd European Deputy, USSR Minister of Foreign Affairs. 1955-1956 Head,Department of Scandinavian Countries, USSR Minister of Foreign Affairs. 1957 signed agreement between USSR and Norway on trade and protection of seals.