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Nikolay Aleksandrovich Tikhonov Edit Profile

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Nikolay Aleksandrovich Tikhonov, other: government, executive. Decorated Order of Lenin (7), Order of October Revolution; recipient National prize.

Background

Tikhonov, Nikolay Aleksandrovich was born on May 14, 1905 in Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics.

Education

Degree, Dniepropetrovsk Metallurgical Institute.

Career

Assistant locomotive dirver, technician, 1927—1930. Engineer, chief engineer, director metallurgical plant Dniepropetrovsk. Chief main board Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics Ministry Ferrous Metallurgy, 1930—1955.

Deputy minister ferrous metallurgy, 1955—1957. Chairman Council Dniepropetrovsk Economic Region, 1957—1960. Vice chairman Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics Science Economic Council, 1960—1963, State Planning committee, 1963—1965, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics Council Ministers, 1965, 1st vice chairman, 1966—1980, chairman, 1980—1985.

Candidate member Politburo, Communist Party Soviet Union, 1978—1979, 1979—1985. Deputy to Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics Supreme Soviet, since 1958.