The son of the first Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee Nikita KhrushchevSergey , died in the 85th year of life in the United States. The former diplomat mark Harrison said that the death occurred on June 18. Death also confirmed Sergei Khrushchev’s granddaughter, Nina. The circumstances of the death are being investigated, reports RIA Novosti.
Sergei Khrushchev emigrated to the USA in the nineties. Prior to that, he worked in the USSR, designer of space systems. In 1963 he was awarded the title of Hero of Socialist Labor.