Kadyrov, Gaptrakhman

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Kadyrov, Gaptrakhman Faizurakhmanovich


Born Jan. 27, 1941, in Shatura, Moscow Oblast. Soviet athlete, motor racer, Honored Master of Sport (1965), and trainer. Champion of the USSR (1964, 1969–70), Europe (1964), and the world (1966, 1968–69, 1971–72) in motor races on an ice track. He has been awarded the Order of the Badge of Honor.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.