Member of a special experimental group commissioned by the KGB and the Council of Ministers (USSR) Institute years: 1968 1942 Born on September 12th in Moscow into a family of engineers. 1960 Enrols in the Law Faculty of the M.V. Lomontsov Moscow State University. Takes up weightlifting, and while studying works as an assistant boxing coach. 1964 Graduates from university. Works as an assistant judge in the city court. 1967 Organizes informal bodybuilding club in Moscow. Becomes a member of a special group set up by the KGB to participate in experiments. 1968 Sent to the Institute. Data after November 8th is classified.