(biography, photos, videos) Gennadiy Zyuganov
Gennady Zyuganov: a biography
Gennady Andreyevich Zyuganov is a domestic political figure, Chairman of the Communist party of the Russian Federation. He four times ran for President and each time was in second place. Gennady Zyuganov was born in hundred kilometers from the ancient town of Orel, in the village of Mymrino. His parents were school teachers: my mother, Marfa Petrovna led primary classes, and father Andrew M., during the great Patriotic war, lost a leg in the battles of Sevastopol, in the village school, taught almost all the subjects except languages. By the way, Gennady Zyuganov real name, not an alias, although these rumors are quite common.
Incidentally, the first place of work in the biography of Gennady Zyuganov was also my home school, where he graduated with a silver medal. After one year of teaching the young man became a student of the Orel pedagogical Institute with the red diploma has ended physical and mathematical faculty. Mandatory military service Gennady Zyuganov for three years took place in Eastern Germany in the platoon radiation and chemical reconnaissance, and he was demobilised, he began to teach at the College. But soon he is attracted to the Komsomol and party work, and Gennady Zyuganov became a permanent member of the district, city and regional level.
Promoted to head of the Department of propaganda and agitation, Zyuganov entered the postgraduate school at the Academy of social Sciences, where defended his thesis and became doctor of philosophy. His authorship of numerous books and articles in the press on the economy, patriotism, and communism. In the last years of the Soviet Union Gennady Zyuganov headed the ideological Department of the Communist party and had a serious confrontation with the head of state, Mikhail Gorbachev. Gennady Zyuganov, actively called for the dismissal of the Secretary-General and the first President of the USSR from office.
After the August putsch, in which the name of Gennady Zyuganov did not appear with any of the parties, as he in those days was on vacation in Kislovodsk, the politician has remained true to their party. He soon became Chairman of the Central Committee of the Communist party of the Russian Federation and the permanent head of the Communist party faction in the State Duma. By the way, there is information not confirmed by Gennady Andreevich that he had proposed to abolish the Belovezhskaya agreement and to create the Union state of Belarus and Russia. In any case, Gennady Zyuganov has always been a supporter of the revival of a single state from countries of the former USSR.
In the presidential elections, Zyuganov participated four times. Every time he was the main rival of the winner, but was passed forward by Boris Yeltsin, Dmitry Medvedev and twice – Vladimir Putin. It is noteworthy that after the first two defeats Gennady Zyuganov raised the issue of violations in the election campaign. Later, he called Boris Yeltsin voluntarily resign, and refused, officially brought the issue of impeachment of the President to a vote, but any one item, Zyuganov’s supporters has not received the required minimum of votes.
After the first loss to Vladimir Putin the Chairman of the Communist party sent a Deputy request to the Prosecutor General and demanded to initiate proceedings against the new President because, according to Zyuganov, Putin led in the election campaign outside the statutory «United Russia» time. However, in the speech of Vladimir law enforcement agencies did not find anything illegal. And after the 2012 presidential election, Gennady Zyuganov was the only candidate running who did not recognize the results of the vote count.
Third decade of remaining at the head of the faction of the Communist party of the Russian Federation Zyuganov is a great organizer, but is regularly subjected to criticism from both liberals and socialists, and Communists who left the party and created an alternative cell «Communists of Russia». This controversial, but highly influential policies was devoted to the biographical books and movies, from which stands out the documentary «Gennadiy Zyuganov. History notebooks» and the monograph editor-in-chief of the newspaper «Pravda» Alexander Ilyin «Gennady Zyuganov: «Pravda» the leader».
Future wife Gennady Zyuganov met when I was still in school. Nadine Amelicheva younger than her husband of two years. As mentioned above, Zyuganov after school and stayed there as a teacher and it turns out that he for years was a teacher at my girlfriend’s. Then they went together to study at the Pedagogical Institute, only future wife of Gennady Zyuganov began to study at the chemistry Department. Later, the woman worked as an engineer at the Second Moscow watch factory.
Bachelor status and the basic principles of personal life Gennady Zyuganov changed when he returned from the army. He married his sweetheart, Hoping Amelicheva that took her husband’s name and became Zyuganov. In the family were born two children: in 1968, he was born the son of Andrew and six year old daughter Tatiana. Interestingly, the wife Zyuganov — the person absolutely not public. She does not give interviews, is not a party member’s wife, never appears at social events or public rallies.
The politician is known for that prefers to live a healthy lifestyle. He loves to play pool, has a level in athletics, volleyball and triathlon. Weekend Zyuganov holds at the dacha outside Moscow, where he grows flowers, and is sent on vacation to exotic countries, and in Kislovodsk, and participates in Hiking. By the way, Gennady Zyuganov has repeatedly won literary contests, and is considered a very talented author.