Sergey FINIKOV, USSR Mathematician. Doctor of Physico-Mathematical Science, since 1935; Professor, Moscow University, since 1918.
FINIKOV, Sergey was born in 1883 in Novgorod.
1906 graduated Moscow University.
Helped found modern differential projective geometry. Obtained fundamental results in classical problems of surface curvature and in projective congruence theory. Founded large Soviet school of geometrists.
Religiously inspired people justify violence, resist social changes, and attack on science.
Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.