Born June 4, 1947 birth of Mr. g.Mesto. Nizhny Tagil, Sverdlovsk region.
In 1971, Mr.. Upalsky graduated from the Polytechnic Institute, specializing in inzhenep-elektpotehnik ". In 1986 he graduated from the Academy of Social Sciences under the CPSU Central Committee, specializing in social science ". Speaks German.
From 1965 to 1971 he worked at the Nizhniy Tagil Metallurgical Combine a mechanic, then moved to the Komsomol work. Until 1972 he was deputy secretary of the Komsomol committee Plant.
Then went to work in Nizhniy Tagil city committee of the Komsomol. From 1972 to 1973 - head of the organizational department, the second secretary, then to August 1975 - first secretary of the Komsomol City Committee of the Nizhny Tagil.
From August 1975 to June 1977 - Second Secretary, and from June 1977 to May 1980 - first secretary of the Sverdlovsk regional committee of Komsomol.
In the years 1980-1990 - to party work. Since 1980 - deputy head of the Sverdlovsk Regional Party Committee orgotdelom.
In August 1985 he was transferred to Moscow, the city committee of the CPSU.
Of the city committee moved to the post of instructor of the CC CPSU.
Since 1990 - Head of the Secretariat of the Supreme Soviet of the RSFSR President Boris Yeltsin
In May 1992, Ilyushin
was appointed first assistant to the president.
On August 15, 1996. to 17 March 1997. - First Vice-premier of Russia, which covers social issues. Dossier on Ilyushin VV