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The USSR State Prize (Russian:Госуда́рственная пре́мия СССР) was the Soviet Union's highest civilian honour. It was established on September 9, 1966. Image File history File links Soviet Stamp of 1946 depicting medal of Stalin Prize winner File links The following pages link to this file: USSR State Prize ... Image File history File links Soviet Stamp of 1946 depicting medal of Stalin Prize winner File links The following pages link to this file: USSR State Prize ... Image File history File links State Prize Of Soviet Union Medal Taken from http://czar94. ... Image File history File links State Prize Of Soviet Union Medal Taken from http://czar94. ... September 9 is the 252nd day of the year (253rd in leap years). ... 1966 was a common year starting on Saturday (link goes to calendar) // Events January January 1 - In a coup, Colonel Jean-Bédel Bokassa ousts president David Dacko and takes over the Central African Republic. ...


During 19401954 the State Stalin Prize (Государственная Сталинская премия), usually called Stalin Prize, existed. (Some sources give an incorrect termination date of 1952) It essentially played the same role, therefore upon the establishment of the USSR State Prize the diplomas and badges of the recipients of Stalin Prize were changed to that of USSR State Prize. 1940 was a leap year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1954 was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


USSR State Prize of 1st, 2nd and 3rd degrees was awarded annually individuals in the fields of science, mathematics, literatature, arts, and architecture to honour the most prominent achievements which either advanced the Soviet Union or the cause of socialism. Often the prize was awarded to specific works rather than to individuals.


Each constituent Soviet republic also had the State Prize (resp. Stalin Prize).


The Stalin Prize was a different honour than the Stalin Peace Prize which was created in 1947 and was usually awarded to foreign recipients rather than to Soviet citizens. The International Stalin Peace Prize (renamed Международная Ленинская премия «За укрепление мира между народами», the International Lenin Peace Prize as a result of destalinization) was the Soviet Unions answer to the Nobel Peace Prize. ... 1947 was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ...


It should also not to be confused with the Lenin Prize. Lenin Prize (Russian: Ле́нинская пре́мия) was one of the highest awards in the Soviet Union. ...

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Recipients of the State Stalin Prize in science and engineering by year

1941

Dmitri Maksutov (1896-1964) was a Russian optician. ... Andrey Kolmogorov Andrey Nikolaevich Kolmogorov (Андре́й Никола́евич Колмого́ров) (kahl-mah-GAW-raff) (April 25, 1903 in Tambov - October 20, 1987 in Moscow) was a Russian mathematician who made major advances in the fields of probability theory and topology. ... Sobolev, Sergei Lvovich (Russian: Сергей Львович Соболев) (6 October 1908- 3 January 1989) was a Russian mathematician, working in mathematical analysis and partial differential equations. ... Nikolai Nikolaevich Polikarpov Nikolai Nikolaevich Polikarpov (Russian: ) (July 8, 1892 - July 30, 1944) was a soviet aircraft designer, known as King of Fighters. He designed the I-15 series of fighters, and the I-16 Ishak Little Donkey figher. ... Nikolay Nikolayevich Semyonov (Никола́й Никола́евич Семёнов) (April 15 (April 3, Old Style), 1896 – September 25, 1986) was a Russian/Soviet physicist and chemist. ... Aleksey Viktorovich Shchusev (Russian: ) (September 26, 1873, Kishinev - May 24, 1949, Moscow) was an acclaimed Russian architect whose works may be regarded as a bridge connecting Revivalist architecture of Imperial Russia with Stalins Empire Style. ... Mikhail Iosifovich Gurevich Mikhail Iosifovich Gurevich Russian language: Михаил Иосифович Гуревич (December 31, 1892 - November, 1976) was a Soviet aircraft designer, a partner (with Artem Mikoyan) of the famous MiG military aviation bureau. ...

1942

Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov (Russian: Александр Данилович Александров, alternative transliterations: Alexandr or Alexander (first name), and Alexandrov (last name)) (August 4, 1912–July 27, 1999), was a Soviet/Russian mathematician, physicist, philosopher and mountaineer. ...

1943

photo Ivan Lyudvigovich Knunyants June 4, 1906 (Shusha, currently Nagorno-Karabakh) - December 21, 1990 (Moscow, Russia - Soviet [[chemist]. He is the inventor of poly-caprolactam (capron, nylon-6, polyamide-6), founder of Soviet school of fluorocarbons chemistry, one of major developers of Soviet chemical weapons program, also an author... Feodosy Nikolaevich Krasovsky (Russian:Феодосий Николаевич Красовский) (September 26, 1878 (September 14 (O.S.)) - October 1, 1948) was a Soviet/Russian astronomer and geodesist. ... Nikolai Nikolaevich Polikarpov Nikolai Nikolaevich Polikarpov (Russian: ) (July 8, 1892 - July 30, 1944) was a soviet aircraft designer, known as King of Fighters. He designed the I-15 series of fighters, and the I-16 Ishak Little Donkey figher. ... Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov (March 12, 1891–January 25, 1951) was a Soviet physicist, the President of the USSR Academy of Sciences from July 1945 until his death, and the brother of Nikolai Vavilov. ... Yakov Borisovich Zeldovich (Russian:Яков Борисович Зельдович) (March 8, 1914 – December 2, 1987) was a prolific Soviet physicist. ... Combustion or burning is an exothermic reaction between a substance (the fuel) and a gas (the oxidizer), usually O2, to release heat. ... A weapons cache is detonated at the East River Range on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan Detonation is a process of supersonic combustion that involves a shock wave and a reaction zone behind it. ...

1946

Pavel Alekseyevich Cherenkov (Russian Павел Алексеевич Черенков) (July 28, 1904 - January 6, 1990) was a Soviet physicist and Nobel Prize winner. ... Dmitri Maksutov (1896-1964) was a Russian optician. ... Anatoly Ivanovich Malcev was born 27 November 1909 in Misheronsky, near Moscow, and died 7 July 1967 in Novosibirsk, USSR. He was a mathematician noted for his work on the decidability of various algebraic groups. ... In mathematics, a Lie group is an analytic real or complex manifold that is also a group such that the group operations multiplication and inversion are analytic maps. ... Pelageya Yakovlevna Polubarinova-Kochina (1899-1999) was a Russian woman mathematician and scientist, working in applied mathematics. ... Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov (March 12, 1891–January 25, 1951) was a Soviet physicist, the President of the USSR Academy of Sciences from July 1945 until his death, and the brother of Nikolai Vavilov. ...

1947

Mikhail Iosifovich Gurevich Mikhail Iosifovich Gurevich Russian language: Михаил Иосифович Гуревич (December 31, 1892 - November, 1976) was a Soviet aircraft designer, a partner (with Artem Mikoyan) of the famous MiG military aviation bureau. ... Artem Ivanovich Mikoyan Artem Ivanovich Mikoyan (Արտյոմ Հովհաննեսի Միկոյան in Armenian; Артё́м Ива́нович Микоя́н in Russian) (August 5, 1905 – December 9, 1970) was an Armenian / Soviet aircraft designer, in partnership with Mikhail Iosifovich Gurevich he designed many of the famous MiG military aircraft. ...

1948

Mikhail Iosifovich Gurevich Mikhail Iosifovich Gurevich Russian language: Михаил Иосифович Гуревич (December 31, 1892 - November, 1976) was a Soviet aircraft designer, a partner (with Artem Mikoyan) of the famous MiG military aviation bureau. ... Artem Ivanovich Mikoyan Artem Ivanovich Mikoyan (Արտյոմ Հովհաննեսի Միկոյան in Armenian; Артё́м Ива́нович Микоя́н in Russian) (August 5, 1905 – December 9, 1970) was an Armenian / Soviet aircraft designer, in partnership with Mikhail Iosifovich Gurevich he designed many of the famous MiG military aircraft. ...

1949

Mikhail Kalashnikov, circa 2000 Mikhail Timofeevich Kalashnikov (Михаи́л Тимофе́евич Кала́шников, born November 10, 1919) is a famous Russian gun designer. ... Yakov Borisovich Zeldovich (Russian:Яков Борисович Зельдович) (March 8, 1914 – December 2, 1987) was a prolific Soviet physicist. ... Artem Ivanovich Mikoyan Artem Ivanovich Mikoyan (Արտյոմ Հովհաննեսի Միկոյան in Armenian; Артё́м Ива́нович Микоя́н in Russian) (August 5, 1905 – December 9, 1970) was an Armenian / Soviet aircraft designer, in partnership with Mikhail Iosifovich Gurevich he designed many of the famous MiG military aircraft. ... Mikhail Iosifovich Gurevich Mikhail Iosifovich Gurevich Russian language: Михаил Иосифович Гуревич (December 31, 1892 - November, 1976) was a Soviet aircraft designer, a partner (with Artem Mikoyan) of the famous MiG military aviation bureau. ...

1950

  • Dmitri Skobeltsyn (Дмитрий Владимирович Скобельцын ), physics

1951

Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov (March 12, 1891–January 25, 1951) was a Soviet physicist, the President of the USSR Academy of Sciences from July 1945 until his death, and the brother of Nikolai Vavilov. ... Boris Lvovich Vannikov (Russian: Бори́с Льво́вич Ва́нников) (26 August 1897, Baku, Russian Empire - 22 February 1962, Moscow, USSR), Soviet government and military official, a three-star General. ... Yakov Borisovich Zeldovich (Russian:Яков Борисович Зельдович) (March 8, 1914 – December 2, 1987) was a prolific Soviet physicist. ...

1952

Pavel Alekseyevich Cherenkov (Russian Павел Алексеевич Черенков) (July 28, 1904 - January 6, 1990) was a Soviet physicist and Nobel Prize winner. ... Feodosy Nikolaevich Krasovsky (Russian:Феодосий Николаевич Красовский) (September 26, 1878 (September 14 (O.S.)) - October 1, 1948) was a Soviet/Russian astronomer and geodesist. ... A young Leon Theremin playing his invention Leon Theremin (born Lev Sergeivitch Termen) (August 15, 1896–November 3, 1993) was the Russian inventor of the Theremin, an electronic musical instrument. ... Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov (March 12, 1891–January 25, 1951) was a Soviet physicist, the President of the USSR Academy of Sciences from July 1945 until his death, and the brother of Nikolai Vavilov. ... Ivan Antonovich Efremov (Иван Антонович Ефремов) (1907-1972) was a Russian science fiction author. ... Taphonomy is the study of the fate of the remains of organisms after they die. ...

1953

Vitaly Lazarevich Ginzburg (Виталий Лазаревич Гинзбург) (born October 4, 1916 in Moscow) is a Soviet/Russian theoretical physicist and astrophysicist, a member of the Academy of Sciences of the former Soviet Union, and the successor to Igor Tamm as head of the Academys physics institute (FIAN). ... Bruno Pontecorvo Bruno Pontecorvo (Pisa, Italy 1913 - Dubna, Russia 1993) was an italian atomic physicist, early assistant of Enrico Fermi then author of numerous studies in high energy physics, especially on neutrinos. ... Yakov Borisovich Zeldovich (Russian:Яков Борисович Зельдович) (March 8, 1914 – December 2, 1987) was a prolific Soviet physicist. ...

1954

  • Andrei Sakharov: 1st degree, physics
  • Strela computer: 1st degree, ( V. Alexandrov, Yu. Bazilevsky, D. Zhuchkov, I. Lygin, G. Markov, B. Melnikov, G. Prokudayev, B. Rameyev, N. Trubnikov, A. Tsygankin, Yu. Shcherbakov, L. Larionova (Александров В. В., Базилевский Ю. Я., Жучков Д. А., Лыгин И. Ф., Марков Г. Я., Мельников Б. Ф., Прокудаев Г. М., Рамеев Б. И., Трубников Н. Б., Цыганкин А. П., Щербаков Ю. Ф., Ларионова Л.А.))
  • Igor Tamm: physics
  • Igor Kurchatov: physics

Andrei Sakharov, 1943 Andrei Dmitrievich Sakharov (Андре́й Дми́триевич Са́харов, May 21, 1921 – December 14, 1989), was a Soviet-Russian nuclear physicist, dissident and human rights activist. ... Strela computer (ЭВМ Стрела) was the first mainframe computer manufactured serially in the Soviet Union. ... Igor Yevgenyevich Tamm (Russian И́горь Евге́ньевич Та́мм, also transcribed sometimes as Igor Evgenevich Tamm) (July 8, 1895 – April 12, 1971) was a Soviet/Russian physicist. ... Igor The Beard Kurchatov Igor Vasilyevich Kurchatov (И́горь Васи́льевич Курча́тов) (January 8, 1903 – February 7, 1960), Soviet/Russian physicist. ...

Recipients of the State Stalin Prize in arts by year

1941

Alexander Dovzhenko was a Soviet filmmaker. ... Aram Ilich Khachaturian (Armenian: Ô±Ö€Õ¡Õ´ Ô½Õ¡Õ¹Õ¡Õ¿Ö€ÕµÕ¡Õ¶, Russian: Аpaм Ильич XaчaÑ‚ypян) (June 6, 1903 – May 1, 1978) was a composer of classical music. ... Nikolai Myaskovsky (ru: Николай Мясковский) (April 20, 1881 – August 8, 1950) was a Russian composer. ... Vsevolod Pudovkin Vsevolod Illarionovich Pudovkin (Russian Всеволод Илларионович Пудовкин) (February 16, 1893 - June 20, 1953) was a Russian film director who developed influential theories of montage. ... Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich   listen? (Russian: ) (September 25, 1906 – August 9, 1975) was a Russian composer of the Soviet period. ... Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov (ru: Михаил Александрович Шолохов) (May 24, 1905 (Old Style May 11) - February 21, 1984) was a Russian novelist. ... Aleksandr Trifonovich Tvardovsky (Александр Трифонович Твардовский) (1910— 1971) was a Soviet poet, chief editor of Novy Mir literary magazine (1950-1954, 1958-1970). ... Aleksey Viktorovich Shchusev (Russian: ) (September 26, 1873, Kishinev - May 24, 1949, Moscow) was an acclaimed Russian architect whose works may be regarded as a bridge connecting Revivalist architecture of Imperial Russia with Stalins Empire Style. ...

1942

The composer Tikhon Nikolayevich Khrennikov (born June 10 (May 28, Old Style), 1913 in Yelets, Orlov District) wrote three symphonies, three piano concertos, two violin concertos, two cello concertos, operas, operettas, ballets, chamber music, incidental music and film music, but was better known in his lifetime for his political activities. ... Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich   listen? (Russian: ) (September 25, 1906 – August 9, 1975) was a Russian composer of the Soviet period. ... Ilya Grigoryevich Ehrenburg (Илья́ Григо́рьевич Эренбу́рг) (January 27, 1891–August 31, 1967) was a Russian writer and journalist. ...

1943

Aram Ilich Khachaturian (Armenian: Ô±Ö€Õ¡Õ´ Ô½Õ¡Õ¹Õ¡Õ¿Ö€ÕµÕ¡Õ¶, Russian: Аpaм Ильич XaчaÑ‚ypян) (June 6, 1903 – May 1, 1978) was a composer of classical music. ... Feodosy Nikolaevich Krasovsky (Russian:Феодосий Николаевич Красовский) (September 26, 1878 (September 14 (O.S.)) - October 1, 1948) was a Soviet/Russian astronomer and geodesist. ... Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev (Russian: ) (April 271, 1891 – March 5, 1953) was a Russian composer who mastered numerous musical genres and came to be admired as one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. ... Vissarion Shebalin (1902–1963) was born on June 11, 1902 in Omsk. ... Aleksei Nikolaevich Tolstoi (1883-1945), nicknamed the Comrade Count, was a Russian writer from Soviet era who wrote erotic stories, science fiction, and historical novels. ...

1944

George Formby (May 26, 1904 - March 6, 1961) was a British singer and comedian who became a major star of both cinema and music hall. ...

1945

  • Sergei Eisenstein: cinema, for Ivan The Terrible, Part I
  • Mykola Bazhan: literature, for In the Days of War (1945?)
  • Alexander Fadeyev: literature, for The Young Guard (1945?)
  • Veniamin Kaverin: literature, for The Two Captains (1945?)

Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein (Russian: Сергей Михайлович Эйзенштейн, Latvian: Sergejs EizenÅ¡teins) (January 23, 1898–February 11, 1948) was a Soviet theatrical scenic designer turned filmmaker noted for his films Battleship Potemkin and Oktober, both based loosely on a true story and presented in a realistic fashion, causing an immeasurable influence on early documentary... Alexander Alexandrovich Fadeyev (Russian: Алекса́ндр Александрович Фадеев; December 24, 1901 – May 13, Russian writer. ...

1946

  • Samuil Feinberg: Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Emil Gilels: pianist
  • Reingold Gliere: Concerto for voice and orchestra
  • Dmitri Kabalevsky: String Quartet No. 2
  • Karaev and Gajiev: The Motherland, opera
  • Aram Khachaturian: Symphony No. 2
  • Tikhon Khrennikov: At 6 p.m. after the War, music from the film
  • Boris Liatoshinsky: Ukrainian Quintet
  • Samuel Marshak: literature, for the play Twelve Months
  • Peretz Markish: literature
  • Nikolai Miaskovsky: String Quartet No. 9 - Cello Concerto
  • Vano Muradeli: Symphony No. 2
  • Vera Panova: literature, for Sputniki
  • Popov: Symphony No. 2
  • Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 - Piano Sonata No. 8 - Cinderella Ballet
  • Yuri Shaporin: Story of the Battle for the Russian Land
  • Andrei Shtogarenko: My Ukraine, symphony
  • Georgi Sviridov: Piano Trio
  • Aleksey Shchusev, architecture

Emil Grigoryevich Gilels (Э́миль Григо́рьевич Ги́лельс) (October 19, 1916 – October 14, 1985) was a Ukrainian classical pianist of the Soviet era. ... Dmitrij Borisovič Kabalevskij (Russian Дмитрий Борисович Кабалевский, commonly transliterated in English as Dmitri Borisovich Kabalevsky) (1904 - 1987) His Life Dmitri Kabalevsky Kabalevsky was a celebrated Soviet composer. ... Aram Ilich Khachaturian (Armenian: Ô±Ö€Õ¡Õ´ Ô½Õ¡Õ¹Õ¡Õ¿Ö€ÕµÕ¡Õ¶, Russian: Аpaм Ильич XaчaÑ‚ypян) (June 6, 1903 – May 1, 1978) was a composer of classical music. ... The composer Tikhon Nikolayevich Khrennikov (born June 10 (May 28, Old Style), 1913 in Yelets, Orlov District) wrote three symphonies, three piano concertos, two violin concertos, two cello concertos, operas, operettas, ballets, chamber music, incidental music and film music, but was better known in his lifetime for his political activities. ... Nikolai Myaskovsky (ru: Николай Мясковский) (April 20, 1881 – August 8, 1950) was a Russian composer. ... Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev (Russian: ) (April 271, 1891 – March 5, 1953) was a Russian composer who mastered numerous musical genres and came to be admired as one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. ... Aleksey Viktorovich Shchusev (Russian: ) (September 26, 1873, Kishinev - May 24, 1949, Moscow) was an acclaimed Russian architect whose works may be regarded as a bridge connecting Revivalist architecture of Imperial Russia with Stalins Empire Style. ...

1947

Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev (Russian: ) (April 271, 1891 – March 5, 1953) was a Russian composer who mastered numerous musical genres and came to be admired as one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. ... Vissarion Shebalin (1902–1963) was born on June 11, 1902 in Omsk. ... Aleksandr Trifonovich Tvardovsky (Александр Трифонович Твардовский) (1910— 1971) was a Soviet poet, chief editor of Novy Mir literary magazine (1950-1954, 1958-1970). ... Andrey Yanuaryevich Vyshinsky (Андре́й Януа́рьевич Выши́нский) (December 10 [November 28, Old Style], 1883–November 22, 1954), also spelt Vishinsky, Vyshinski, was a Soviet jurist and later diplomat. ...

1948

  • Boris Asafiev: Monograph on Glinka
  • Reingold Gliere: String Quartet No. 4
  • Kara Karayev: Leyli and Majnum, symphonic poem
  • Ilya Ehrenburg: literature
  • Anatoly Rybakov: literature, for The Dagger
  • Aleksey Shchusev, architecture

Boris Asafiev (1884-1949) was a composer and writer. ... Ilya Grigoryevich Ehrenburg (Илья́ Григо́рьевич Эренбу́рг) (January 27, 1891–August 31, 1967) was a Russian writer and journalist. ... Aleksey Viktorovich Shchusev (Russian: ) (September 26, 1873, Kishinev - May 24, 1949, Moscow) was an acclaimed Russian architect whose works may be regarded as a bridge connecting Revivalist architecture of Imperial Russia with Stalins Empire Style. ...

1949

  • Fikret Amirov: Symphonic Mughams
  • Alexander Arutiunian: The Motherland, cantata
  • Dmitri Kabalevsky: Violin Concerto
  • Feodor Vasilyevich Gladkov: literature, for Story of My Childhood (1949?)
  • Vera Panova: literature, for The Bright Shore
  • Vasili Nikolaevich Azhaev: literature for Far From Moscow (1949)

Alexander Grigori Arutiunian (b. ... Dmitrij Borisovič Kabalevskij (Russian Дмитрий Борисович Кабалевский, commonly transliterated in English as Dmitri Borisovich Kabalevsky) (1904 - 1987) His Life Dmitri Kabalevsky Kabalevsky was a celebrated Soviet composer. ...

1950

Nikolai Myaskovsky (ru: Николай Мясковский) (April 20, 1881 – August 8, 1950) was a Russian composer. ... Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich   listen? (Russian: ) (September 25, 1906 – August 9, 1975) was a Russian composer of the Soviet period. ... Mstislav Rostropovich Mstislav Leopoldovich Rostropovich (Мстисла́в Леопо́льдович Ростропо́вич) (born March 27, 1927) is a Russian cellist and conductor, considered to be one of the greatest living cellists. ...

1951

  • Arno Babadzhanian: Heroic Ballad
  • Sergei Bondarchuk: War and Peace
  • Isaak O. Dunaevsky: Music to the film The Kuban' Cossacks
  • Galynin: Epic Poem
  • Dmitri Kabalevsky: Taras's Family, opera
  • Nikolai Miaskovsky: Symphony No. 27 - String Quartet No. 13
  • Sergei Prokofiev: On Guard for Peace, oratorio
  • Otar Taktakishvili: Symphony No. 1
  • Anatoly Rybakov: literature
  • Iurii Valentinovich Trifonov, literature for Students
  • Vladimier Belayev: literature for The Old Fortress: A Trilogy

Sergei Fedorovich Bondarchuk (Russian: Серге́й Фёдорович Бондарчук; Ukrainian: Сергій Федорович Бондарчук September 25, 1920 – October 20, 1994) was a Soviet, Ukrainian-born film director, screenwriter, and actor. ... Dmitrij Borisovič Kabalevskij (Russian Дмитрий Борисович Кабалевский, commonly transliterated in English as Dmitri Borisovich Kabalevsky) (1904 - 1987) His Life Dmitri Kabalevsky Kabalevsky was a celebrated Soviet composer. ... Nikolai Myaskovsky (ru: Николай Мясковский) (April 20, 1881 – August 8, 1950) was a Russian composer. ... Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev (Russian: ) (April 271, 1891 – March 5, 1953) was a Russian composer who mastered numerous musical genres and came to be admired as one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. ... Otar Taktakishvili (Tbilisi, 27 July 1924 - 22 February 1989) was a Georgian composer. ...

1952

Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich   listen? (Russian: ) (September 25, 1906 – August 9, 1975) was a Russian composer of the Soviet period. ... Otar Taktakishvili (Tbilisi, 27 July 1924 - 22 February 1989) was a Georgian composer. ... Aleksey Viktorovich Shchusev (Russian: ) (September 26, 1873, Kishinev - May 24, 1949, Moscow) was an acclaimed Russian architect whose works may be regarded as a bridge connecting Revivalist architecture of Imperial Russia with Stalins Empire Style. ...

Recipients of the USSR State Prize in science and engineering by year

Alexei Alexeevich Abrikosov (Алексей Алексеевич Абрикосов) (born June 25, 1928, in Moscow, Russian SFSR, USSR.) is a Soviet/Russian theoretical physicist whose main contributions are in the field of condensed matter physics. ... Zhores Ivanovich Alferov (also Alfyorov) (Russian: Жоре́с Ива́нович Алфёров) (born March 15, 1930) is a Soviet/Russian physicist with a Belarusian origin. ... Nikolay Gennadiyevich Basov (Russian:Николай Геннадиевич Басов) (December 14, 1922 – July 1, 2001) was a Soviet/Russian physicist and educator. ... Vladimir Nikolayevich Chelomei (Влади́мир Никола́евич Челоме́й) (June 30, 1914—December 8, 1984) was a Soviet mechanics scientist and rocket engineer. ... Pavel Alekseyevich Cherenkov (Russian Павел Алексеевич Черенков) (July 28, 1904 - January 6, 1990) was a Soviet physicist and Nobel Prize winner. ... Dr Pavel Aleksandrovich Soloviev (Павел Александрович Соловьев) (June 26, 1917 - October 13, 1996) was a Russian engineer born in Alekino in the Kineshemsky District of the Ivanovo Oblast. ...

Recipients of the USSR State Prize in literature and arts by year

Aleksei Nikolaevich Tolstoi (1883-1945), nicknamed the Comrade Count, was a Russian writer from Soviet era who wrote erotic stories, science fiction, and historical novels. ... Aleksei Nikolaevich Tolstoi (1883-1945), nicknamed the Comrade Count, was a Russian writer from Soviet era who wrote erotic stories, science fiction, and historical novels. ... Artek ( Russian: Арте́к) was the All-Union and international Young Pioneer camp in the Soviet Union. ... Aleksandr Trifonovich Tvardovsky (Александр Трифонович Твардовский) (1910— 1971) was a Soviet poet, chief editor of Novy Mir literary magazine (1950-1954, 1958-1970). ... Yuri Norstein (Russian: Юрий Норштейн) is a Russian animator. ... Mikael Tariverdiev (August 15, 1931—July 25, 1996) was a famous Georgian composer. ... Andrey Andreyevich Voznesensky (Russian: ) (b. ...

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