Iuriy Vlasov

Picture of Iuriy Vlasov

Date of Birth: 05/12/1935

Age: 80

Place of Birth: Makeyevka

Citizenship: Ukraine


Date of Birth: December 5, 1935 in Makeevka Donetsk region, Ukraine

He graduated in February 1959 Radio Engineering Faculty of Military Engineering Academy. Zhukovsky (Moscow). He is fluent in Chinese language

President of the Independent Pushkin Academy.

According to the newspaper "Moscow News" (26 September 1993), Vlasov was elected to the post at the insistence of the founders of the Academy - the descendants of Alexander Pushkin and the co-sponsors - the descendants of Natalia Goncharova.

Since 1957 to 1967 was a member of the USSR national team in weightlifting.

In 1959, after graduating from the Military Engineering Academy. Zhukovsky, Yuri Vlasov began to publish his essays and short stories.

In 1959, he became the first world champion in the heavy weight category; then - the world champion in the heavyweight category in 1961, 1962 and 1963

In 1960, on the orders of the Central Committee of the CPSU transferred from a special military unit in the national team, where athletes preparing for the Olympic Games. In the same year Vlasov participated in the XVII Olympic Games in Rome; He became the Olympic champion in the heavyweight division.

From spring 1960 to May 1968 he served as inspector of sport in the Central Army Sports Club (CSKA).

In 1964, he won a silver medal at the XVIII Olympic Games in Tokyo.

In May 1968, he submitted a report to the Minister of Defense of the transfer to the reserve of the Soviet Army and was discharged as a lieutenant.

Since 1968, professionally engaged in literary activities. First Vlasov their works published under the pseudonym of "Vladimir".

In 1978, Vlasov`s health deteriorated, he underwent several operations on the spine.

In 1987-1988 GG He was chairman of the Federation of Athletic Gymnastics of the USSR.

In 1989 he came out of the Communist Party.

In 1989, Yuri Vlasov was elected deputy of the USSR on the territorial district N15 of Moscow. The Supreme Soviet of the USSR was a member of the Interregional Deputy Group (MHD).

In June 1989, at the First Congress of People`s Deputies of the USSR, he made a speech in which he sharply criticized the Communist Party and the KGB.

In 1990-1991 he headed the Social Protection Fund of Muscovites.

In August 1991, during an attempted coup Emergency Committee took part in the defense of the White House.

Since the end of 1991, according to analysts, information and expert group "Panorama", Vlasov became friendly with radical-democratic opposition, and since 1992 - on the left and national-patriotic opposition.

In March 1992 in the newspaper "chimes" demanded the departure of Boris Yeltsin resigned as president of the Russian Federation.

In January 1993, he has been registered as a candidate for mayor of Moscow, an extended meeting of the labor collective "Red Proletarian" factory. However, there were no elections.

In November 1993, the elections to the State Duma of the 5th convocation topped the list of the Russian Christian Democratic Movement (leader - Viktor Aksiutchits), but this list is not received the required number of signatures to block registration in the Central Election Commission.

In November 1993, a group of voters was nominated for deputy 5th Gos.Dumy the North-West constituency of Moscow N 200.

December 12, 1993 was elected to the 5th State Duma of the North-West constituency in Moscow. He was a member of Local Government and security committees.

In January-July 1994 he was part of the parliamentary group "Russian way".

January 13, 1994 the deputy group "Russian way" vydvinulakandidaturu Vlasov as chairman (speaker) of the lower chamber of the Federal Assembly. However, Vlasov was not elected to the post in the first round of voting, a second round, he urged his supporters to vote for Ivan Rybkin.

April 18, 1994 in Moscow at the founding conference of "All-Russian public committee for the rule of law and democracy" was elected a member of the presidium and the chairman of the committee.

In the elections of December 17, 1995 the State Duma of the 6th convocation of a candidate on the list of electoral association "Power to the people", but the unit has not received the needed to win 5 percent of the vote. At the same time Vlasov ran for Gos.Dumu single-mandate constituency Tushino N 200 of the city of Moscow and was also not elected.

February 14, 1996 the Central Election Commission of Russia registered voter group on vydvidzheniyu Vlasov`s candidate for president of the Russian Federation.

April 26, 1996 Yuri Vlasov Tsentrizibirkom registered as a candidate for president of Russia.

June 16, 1996 presidential election Vlasov scored less than one percent of the votes, retiring from the campaign in the first round.