Nikolay PALGUNOV, USSR Journalist; Secretary, USSR Union of Journalists, since 1959. Order of Red Banner of Labor, 1958; Scroll of Honor of World Peace Council and Soviet Committee the Defense of Peace, 1960.
PALGUNOV, Nikolay was born in 1898.
1953-1960 Director General, Telegraphic Agency of the Soviet Union (USSR Telegraph Agency), USSR Council of Ministers. 1956-1959 Chairman, Organization Bureau, USSR Union of Journalists. 1956-1961 member, Communist Party of the Soviet Union Central Auditing Commission.
1956 headed delegate of Soviet journalists to France and Czechoslovakia.