Born April 23, 1942 Celo Malka Zolskij region of Kabardino-Balkaria.
Graduated from the Moscow Institute of Chemical Technology in 1965. Chemical Engineer. Specialization - Polymer Chemistry. Member of the editorial board of the newspaper "the Federation".
Worked apparatchik Moscow chemical plant plastics (1960-1962 years).
Graduated from the Moscow Institute of Chemical Technology in 1965. Chemical Engineer. Specialization - Polymer Chemistry.
In the years 1969-1970 - Head of the central chemical laboratory Mintsvetmeta USSR.
Since 1970 - Associate Professor, since 1971 - Head of the Department of the Kabardino-Balkar State University. Doctor of Chemical Sciences, Professor.
In 1985-1990 was chairman of the Kabardino-Balkar Peace Committee. Active organizer of an independent from Russia Academy of Sciences of the USSR Academy of Sciences (RAS), took part in the creation of regional centers. From June to December 1991, before unification with the USSR, - Vice President RAS.
Honored Scientist of Russia and KBSSR. Member of the Academy of Natural Sciences and the Academy of Technological Sciences. President Rossiyskogo Union technologists.
Member of the CPSU from 1967 to September 1990, left the party on his own statement.
Elected people's deputy of RSFSR in 1990 from 97 Zolskij national-territorial district in the Kabardino-Balkaria.
He was a member of the Council of Nationalities of the RSFSR Supreme Soviet in June 1990.
From 1990 to 1991 was chairman of the subcommittee on Science and the Committee of the Supreme Council for Science and education.
Elected a member of the USSR Armed Forces of Russia (October-December 1991). He was a member of the faction "Left Center" and "non-party deputies".
From September 1990 until the summer of 1992 - Chairman of the Subcommittee on Science Committee on Science and education Armed Forces.
Since April 1990 party movement "Democratic Russia" (DR). Member of the National Coordinating Council of DR. In the spring of 1991 he was a trustee Yeltsin Kabardino-Balkaria in the period of election of the President of the RSFSR. Since May 1991 - Vice-President of the World Association of Circassians (President - Yu Kalmykov). July 1991 - participant of the movement "Democratic Kabardino-Balkaria".
During the attempted coup of 19-22 August 1991 was among the defenders of the White House.
In March 1992, became chairman of the Commission on Citizenship under the President of Russia. At the time of completion of the dossier: left them, and in December 1995
. In September 1993, at the session of the Supreme Council, . convened Khasbulatov after Yeltsin's decree to dissolve parliament, . was one of three deputies, . voted against the order for termination of Yeltsin's presidential powers (the other two - Eugene Kozhokin and Sergey Nosovets),
Member of the editorial board of the newspaper "the Federation".
In 1995, running for the State Duma of the electoral bloc "International Union". Dossier on Mikitaeva AK