Junior research scientist in the mathematical physics laboratory Institute years: 1942 1920 Born on April 22nd in Moscow into a family of civil servants. Showed talent for mathematics from early childhood. 1940 Graduates externally from the Physical-Mechanical faculty of MSU. Enrolls in graduate school. Works as a junior researcher at the Mathematical Institute, Academy of Sciences USSR. 1942 Sent to the Institute to write his thesis under the supervision of D.B. Kaledin, head of the Laboratory of Mathematical Physics. 1942 Mobilized to the front in autumn. 1943 Died.