1944 — 1977
Was born in 1944 in the Ryazan region.
In 1968, he published his first drawing in the magazine “Student Meridian”, and a year later received a prize of the international cartoon competition in Yugoslavia.
His talent was appreciated at well-known contests of the world: in 1970 he was awarded a special prize in Italy, in 1971 he was awarded a special prize and a silver medal of the World Cartoon Gallery in Yugoslavia and a prize of the annual cartoon exhibition in Canada.
Ivanov’s works also won contests in the Soviet Union. He became a laureate of the “Golden Calf” award of the club “12 chairs” by “Literaturnaya Gazeta”.
Worked as a staff member of the “Fatherland” magazine and the art editorr of the Literary Gazette.
He is remembered by many people for his caricatures in the popular at that time magazine “Crocodile”.
Passed away on 16th of February 1977.
Materials cited from open sources