Valentin Sergeevich Kirpichnikov: To the 100th anniversary of his birth (1908–1991)

Valentin Sergeevich Kirpichnikov: To the 100th anniversary of his birth (1908–1991) ISSN 1022-7954, Russian Journal of Genetics, 2008, Vol. 44, No. 7, pp. 753–757. © Pleiades Publishing, Inc., 2008. Original Russian Text © M.D. Golubovsky, 2008, published in Genetika, 2008, Vol. 44, No. 7, pp. 869–873. Valentin Sergeevich Kirpichnikov: To the 100th Anniversary of his Birth (1908–1991) DOI: 10.1134/S1022795408070016 played piano well, especially his beloved Beethoven’s sonatas. Kirpichnikov decided to become a biologist; how- ever, his to attempts to enter the Moscow University failed because of the biographical particulars. He became a non-credit student and successfully passed the exams for the first grade in 1928. Unfortunately, the authorities cancelled the institution of non-credit stu- dents; nonetheless, Kirpichnikov did not yield. He col- lected the signatures in behalf of his friends and him- self, went directly to the People s Commissar of Educa- tion, and succeeded in that they were took in for the second grade. Valentin Sergeevich noted that despite a pronounced totalitarianism, it was much easier to have an audience with a minister in those years than nowa- days. Later, Kirpichnikov used this direct addressing of the upper authorities in various difficult circumstances, Valentin Sergeevich Kirpichnikov is an outstanding including a valiant attempt to directly pass an anti- Russian Russian Journal of Genetics Springer Journals

Valentin Sergeevich Kirpichnikov: To the 100th anniversary of his birth (1908–1991)

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