1901 - Fadeyev was born on the 24th of December and was raised up in Chuguyevka, Primorsky Krai.
1918 - He joined the guerilla movement against the Japanese interventionists and the White Army during the Russian Civil War.
1927 - He published the novel entitled The Rout which described youthful guerilla fighters during the war.
1945 - He wrote the novel entitled The Young Guard, which was based on real events of World War II.
1946 - He was of the co-founders of the Union of Soviet Writers and was elected Chairman.
1956 - He died on the 13th of May.
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