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Zalygin, Sergei

Born: 1913 AD
Died: 2000 AD
Nationality: Russian
Categories: Writers

1913 – Sergei Pavlovich Zalygin was born on the 6th of December 1913 in the village of Durasovka, in the province of Ufa.


1932 – He graduated from the Agricultural Technical Institute in Barnaul, Siberia. Became an Agronomist.


1940 – He wrote some novels and stories that variably evinced readers’ interest.


1964 –Started Russian literature. The emergence of such works as "On the Irtysh", "The Commission",

“SaltValley”, "After a Storm", and "South American Version" became a noticeable events in Russia.


1986 – He became an Editor-in-chief of literary journal Novy Mir.


1991 – On the 7th of December 1991, he became an Academician of the Section of Humanities and Social Sciences.


2000- He died on the 19th of April 2000, at the age of 86 in Moscow’s Central Clinical Hospital and the cause of his death was not given.