Vladislav RAVDONIKAS, USSR Archeologist. Corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1946; full member, Norwegian Academy of Sciences, since 1946; Professor, Leningrad University, since 1931.
RAVDONIKAS, Vladislav was born in 1894.
Specialist in hist, of material culture. Studied primitive society from Paleolithic times and the origin of feudalism in Europe. Director, expedition to excavate site of earthen town at Staraya Ladoga.