Date of Birth: 12/20/1940
Telman Kh Gdlyan born December 20, 1940.
From 1959 to 1962, serving in the Armed Forces.
From 1964 to 1968 - student of the Saratov Law Institute. In the period from 1968 to 1990 he worked in various positions in the Prosecutor`s Office.
In 1990 he was illegally dismissed from his post as a senior investigator for particularly important cases under the Prosecutor General of the USSR in connection with its investigations of corruption in the upper echelons of the party and state authorities of the USSR.
He was elected deputy of the USSR and Armenia. He was a member of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR. He was a member of the governing bodies coordinating councils "Democratic Platform", Inter-regional deputy group and the movement "Democratic Russia".
Since 1991. He is the leader of People`s Party of Russia and the President of the Russian Fund of progress, human rights and charity.
From 1992 to 1994 he headed the political bloc "new Russia", which included 10 parties and public organizations. Member of the Constitutional Council and a member of the Public Chamber under the President of the Russian Federation.
In August of 1991. It was the first in the list of prisoners the Emergency Committee. In December, 1995. He was elected to the State Duma on the 192 th Babushkinskaya single-mandate constituency of Moscow.
He is a member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and is a member of the permanent delegation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation for Relations with the European Parliament. The head of inter-parliamentary group "Russia - Greece" and a member of the parliamentary group of the State Duma "Russian regions".
The main legislative acts which they are developed: the law "On Parliamentary Investigation Committee," and the law "On the federal investigative committee." Author of three books on the fight against organized crime, dozens of articles in the periodical literature.
Married. His wife - a doctor. He has two children: a daughter - a student, a son - a schoolboy.