Sergey KAFTANOV, USSR Chairman, State Committee Radio Broadcasting and Television, USSR Council of Ministers, since 1959.
KAFTANOV, Sergey was born in 1905.
Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1946 convocation. Since 1960 Presidium member, Committee Lenin Prizes for Literature and Arts, USSR Council of Ministers. Since 1958 Chairman, Society for Friendship and Cultural Relations with Countries of the Arab East.
Until 1938 Deputy Director for scientific work, Moscow Physicochemical Institute. 1938 member, Committee Higher School Affairs, then USSR Deputy Minister of Higher Education. Since 1954 USSR First Deputy Minister of Culture.