Date of Birth: 04/10/1950
Place of birth: City Petuhovo Kurgan region
Oleg Bogomolov was born October 4, 1950 in the city of Kurgan region Petuhovo. He graduated from the Kurgan Machine Building Institute. In 1984 he graduated from the Higher Party School in Sverdlovsk (Yekaterinburg).
From 1972 to 1975 he worked at an engineering plant, Kurgan sekretaremkomiteta Komsomol.
From 1975 to 1981 - the commander of regional student`s building group Kurgan.
From 1981 to 1992 - instructor of the Kurgan Regional Party Committee, Party secretary PSMO "Kurgantyazhstroy", Chairman of the Oktyabrsky District Executive Committee, Kurgan.
From 1992 to 1994 - chairman of the Kurgan Oblast Council of People`s Deputies.
1994 - 1996 years. chairman of the Kurgan Regional Duma.
In 1996 he was elected governor of Kurgan region.
26 November 2000 re-ran for governor. He received 43% of the vote and went to the second round. Rival Bogomolov in the second round was the General Director of JSC "Kurgandrozhzhi" Nikolai scarlet. In the second round of voting, 10 December 2000 Oleg Bogomolov won, received just over 50% of the vote.
Part of the Council of the Federation. Chairman of the Committee on CIS Affairs.
Married. Two daughters.