Anatoly Savin, Soviet and Russian weapons designer, Died at 95


Anatoly Ivanovich Savin was born on April 6, 1920, in Ostashkov, Russia, and died on March 27, 2016, in Moscow, Russia.

He was a Russian scientist.

Savin was a specialist in the field of information and control automation systems.

Anatoly Savin was also a Doctor of technical sciences.

He also served as the chairman of the Council on the problems of image processing and the scientific director of OJSC Almaz-Antey.

He was awarded the Hero of the Socialist Labor title (1976), four Orders of Lenin (1945, 1951, 1971 and 1976), he won a Lenin Prize (1972), three Stalin prizes (1946, 1949, 1951), a USSR State Prize (1981) and a State Prize of the Russian Federation (1999).

Anatoly Savin passed away at 95 yrs old.