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Voldemar Krishevich KALPIN

minister

Voldemar KALPIN, former Latvia Minister of Culture; former Latvia Minister of Foreign Affairs. Order of Red Banner of Labor; Order of Red Star; medals.

Background

KALPIN, Voldemar was born in 1916.

Career

1935 sentenced to hard labor for anti-government activities. 194041 member, Editorial Board, newspaper “Cina”. During World War П at the front.

Edited division newspapers. After World War II Deputy Editor, “Cina”, then Executive Editor, newspaper “Literatura un Maksla”. 1955-1958 Latvia Deputy Minister of Culture.

Deputy, Latvia Supreme Soviet of 1959 convocation.