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Boris Aleksandrovich Balashov
Бори́с Алекса́ндрович Балашо́в
December 7, 1927|
|Died||January 20, 1974
|Resting place||Moscow, Russia|
|Education||Diploma of Higher Education|
|Alma mater||Saratov State University|
Born in 1927 in the family of a worker. He started working at one of the Saratov plants, where he worked as a planer and, then, as an electrician.
After graduating from the Saratov State University, he was on the leading Komsomol work as a division head of the Saratov Regional Committee of VLKSM (Komsomol), and the editor of a provincial youth newspaper “Komsomolets”.
From 1958 to 1961, he worked as a head of the Press Section and, then, as a head deputy of the Propaganda and Agitation Division of the Central Committee of VLKSM.
At the later phase of his life, he was an Editor-in-Chief deputy and Editor-in-Chief for three Soviet magazines including "Filateliya SSSR" (1968–1974).
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