nikita khrushchev (1894-1971 - soviet state political figure, hero of the soviet union (1964), hero of socialist labor (1954, 1957, 1961). zodiac - aries. nikita khrushchev was born april 15, 1894, in kalinovka, kursk province. of the peasants. since 1909 the mechanic in the factories and mines of the donbass. in 1928 the head of the organizational department of the communist party (bolsheviks) of ukraine, in 1929 he studied at the academy of commerce. from 1931 on party work in moscow from 1935 1st secretary of the moscow committee and the moscow city committee of the cpsu (b). in 1938 - march 1947 and december 1947 - 1949 1st secretary of the communist party (bolsheviks) of ukraine, while in 1944 - 1947 chairman of the council of people's commissars (council of ministers) of the ukrainian ssr. height 16cm (6.5 inches).