Mstislav Vsevolodovich Keldysh

Mstislav Vsevolodovich Keldysh

Birth
Riga, Riga, Riga, Latvia
Death 24 Jun 1978 (aged 67)
Moscow, Moscow Federal City, Russia
Burial Moscow, Moscow Federal City, Russia
Memorial ID 78534223 · View Source
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Soviet scientist in the field of mathematics and mechanics, academician of the USSR Academy of Sciences (1946), President of the USSR Academy of Sciences (1961–1975), three times Hero of Socialist Labor (1956, 1961, 1971), fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (1968).

He was one of the key figures behind Soviet space program.


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  • Created by: GraveRobber
  • Added: 16 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 78534223
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mstislav Vsevolodovich Keldysh (19 Feb 1911–24 Jun 1978), Find A Grave Memorial no. 78534223, citing Kremlin Wall Necropolis, Moscow, Moscow Federal City, Russia ; Maintained by GraveRobber (contributor 47357039) .