Photo: Died linguist, academician Vyacheslav Ivanov

Vyacheslav Ivanov died on the 89th year of life.

Russian linguist, anthropologist, doctor of Philology Vyacheslav Ivanov died on the 89th year of life, according to the website of Russian state University for Humanities.

“On 89-m to year of life has died the linguist and anthropologist, RAS academician Vyacheslav Ivanov. Vyacheslav Vsevolodovich was the head of Russian anthropological school, Russian state University for Humanities, was one of the founders of the Foundation for fundamental linguistic research, foreign member of several foreign academies and scientific societies”, – stated in the message.

Also Vyacheslav Ivanov was a member of the British Academy, the American Academy of arts and Sciences, the American philosophical society and Professor at the University of California.

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