Boris Mikhailovich Belousov
|Boris Mikhailovich Belousov|
|Minister of Defense Industry|
July 1989 – ?
|Minister of Machine Building|
|Born||1934 (age 82–83)|
|Political party||Communist Party|
|Alma mater||Taganrog Radio Technical Institute|
Boris Mikhailovich Belousov (born 1934) is a Soviet politician who held different cabinet posts, including minister of defense industry.
Early life and education
Belousov was a member of the Communist Party. He worked in Izhevsk in the field of general machine-building. He served as the department head at the Udmur CPSU Obkom and director of the Izhevsk mechanical plant. His cabinet posts include deputy, and USSR first deputy minister of defense, USSR minister of machine building. He was the minister of defense industry during the Gorbachev era. He was appointed to the post in July 1989 in the cabinet led by Prime Minister Nikolai I. Ryzhkov.
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- Esther B. Fein (27 July 1991). "Reactors to Juice Cartons: Soviet Factory Adjusts". The New York Times. Retrieved 17 January 2014.
- "Soviet Deputies Reject 2d Cabinet Candidate". The New York Times. AP. 6 July 1989. Retrieved 17 January 2014.