Since 1935 miner, Central Irmino Mine, now Stalin Mine, where Stakhanov’s coal-winning record was broken. Fought in World War II. At 1954 and 1956 Congresses, Communist Party Ukraine, elected member of the Central Committee.
Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1950, 1954 and 1958 convocation. 1956-1961 candidate member of the Central Committee, Communist Party of the Soviet Union. Voting delegation at 1956 and 1959 Communist Party of the Soviet Union Congresses.