Born October 3, 1942 in g. Kuibyshev (now Samara), Russian.
. After completing secondary school for two years he worked at the 4 th State Bearing Plant (now AO "SHAR") apprentice turner, turner.
. From 1961 to 1964 he served in the army.
. In 1970 he graduated from the Kuibyshev Aviation Institute
. S. P. Queen.
. Worked as an engineer, experimenter, engineer-constructor 1 category Kuibyshev Design Bureau Armaturproekt.
. In September 1990, elected chairman of the trade union committee KKB "Armaturproekt.
. Since 1993 - deputy chairman from June 1996 - Chairman of the Samara regional committee of trade union of workers of aviation industry.
. 19 December 1999 was elected to the State Duma of the third convocation.
. In the State Duma in January 2000, registered in the parliamentary faction "Unity".
. On January 28, 2000 - Member of the State Duma Committee on Economic Policy and Entrepreneurship.
. He has a son and a daughter.