Summary: Soviet Olympic amateur boxing champion who had competed in the Featherweight (-57 kg) division by winning the gold medal at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan and was also awarded the Order of the Badge of Honor by the U.S.S.R. in the following year.
Cause of Death: Lengthy illness
Born: September 1, 1940
Died: September 4, 2013
Location: Moscow, Russia