Born on May 25, 1933 in Khvoevo, Minsk region.
Died on May 26, 2011.
The champion of the Games of the XVIII Summer Olympiad 1964 in Tokyo.
The silver medalist of the Games of the XIX Summer Olympiad 1968 in Mexico City.
In 1969 he set the world record of 74.52m in Hummer Throw.
Was awarded the titles “Merited Master of Sports” and “Merited Master of Physical Culture and Sport”, Order “Badge of Honor”.