Born May 15,1912, in Khubsugul Aimak. Mongolian historian; public and state figure of the Mongolian People’s Republic. Academician of the Academy of Sciences of the Mongolian People’s Republic (1961). Member of the Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party (MPRP) since 1942.
Shirendyb graduated from the Irkutsk Pedagogical Institute in 1941. From 1942 to 1954 he was the rector of the Mongolian State University. He became president of the Academy of Sciences of the Mongolian People’s Republic in 1961. He served as secretary of the Central Committee of the MPRP from 1944 to 1948 and as a member of the Politburo of the Central Committee from 1953 to 1957. Shirendyb was first elected a deputy to the Great People’s Khural in 1951. From 1954 to 1957 he was first deputy chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Mongolian People’s Republic. He became deputy chairman of the Great People’s Khural in 1966. Shirendyb is a member of the World Peace Council; he was named a foreign member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR in 1966.
WORKSIzbr. proizv. Moscow, 1973. (Translated from Mongolian.)
Narodnaia revoliutsiia v Mongolii i obrasovanie MNR, 1921–1924. Moscow, 1956.
Mongoliia na rubezhe XIX-XX vv.: Istoriia sotsial’no-ekonomicheskogo razvitiia. Ulan Bator, 1963.
Istoriia Mongol’skoi narodnoi revoliutsii 1921 g. Moscow, 1971. (Translated from Mongolian.)
Minuia kapitalizm. Ulan Bator, 1967.