Born in Ukraine in Mirgorod. In Kursk L. family moved in the late 1920s. In Kursk L. had received specialized secondary education: graduated before the second world war the pedagogical College. VOV. After the war, he taught drawing in school. After graduating from the Moscow financial and credit Institute he worked as an economist at the enterprises of Kursk. In 1981 he made the first alphabetic index of streets of Kursk, incorporating numerous renaming. In 1982 in the premises of the Museum held a personal exhibition of his watercolors (about 300 sheets). All of the watercolor was dedicated to the urban landscape where modern was captured or reproduced by the long-vanished residential and religious buildings of Kursk. In total he created more than five hundred drawings and watercolors of the old Kursk, which after his death admitted to the Kursk regional Museum of local lore.
Lit.: Shakhov, N. With his presence our light isatori. Urban news. No. 119 -120 from 08.10.1992.