Journalist; Literary editor of Izvestiya Instituta (The Institute News) Institute years: 1952-1953 1927 Born on March 14th in Moscow into a family of engineers. 1942 Graduates from high school №71, Moscow. Joins the Komsomol. Attends a short course in nursing. Works as a nurse in a Moscow hospital. 1945 Gives birth to a daughter. 1946 Enrols in the historical-philological faculty of Lomonosov Moscow State University. 1951 Graduates with honours. Becomes a graduate student in the history of Russian literature. 1952 Employed by the Institute as literary editor of the Institute newspaper. 1953 Commits suicide on April 22nd.