Born June 5, 1937 in a. Kuinchigen Ongudayskogo region of Gorno-Altai Autonomous Region, Altaian.
. In 1963 he graduated from the Sverdlovsk Law Institute, majoring in "Jurisprudence".
. In 1964 - 68 - the inspector, investigator.
. In 1968 - 70 - Member of the Provincial Court of Gorno-Altai Autonomous Region.
. In 1970 - 75 - on party work.
. In 1975 - 86 - deputy prosecutor of the region.
. In 1986 - 88 - Chairman of the Regional Court.
. In 1988 - 90 - Secretary of the Executive Committee.
. Since 1990 - deputy chairman of the Republican Council of Deputies, the Supreme Council and the National Assembly (El Kurultai) of the Republic of Altai.
. Since August 1997 - Chairman of the National Assembly (El Kurultai) of the Altai Republic
. In the post became a member of the Federation Council.
December 14, 1997 elected to the El Kurultai second convocation. Re-elected Chairman of El Kurultai.
. A Member of the Federation Council confirmed on Jan. 28, 1998.
. May 20, 1998 approved by the representative of the Federation Council to the Standing Committee of the Interparliamentary Assembly of CIS member states on legal issues.
. In February 1999, promised to begin a hunger strike on the main staircase of the building of the Federation Council with a slogan against the "politics of the financial strangulation of the Republic of Altai.
. He is fond of fishing, chess, volleyball, skiing
. Hobbies - history, work in the archives.
Has one daughter and two grandchildren.