Fadeyev, Alexander Alexandrovich

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Born: Dec 24, 1901 AD
Died: 1956 AD, at 54 years of age.

Nationality: Russian
Categories: Writers


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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