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Stelmakh (Стельмах) Mikhail Afanasievich
Born in the village of D’iakovtsy, in what is now Vinnitsa Oblast. Soviet Ukrainian writer. Hero of Socialist Labor (1972).
The son of poor peasants, Stel’makh graduated from the Vinnitsa Pedagogical Institute in 1933 and became a schoolteacher. He fought in the Great Patriotic War. From 1945 to 1953 he worked at the Institute of Art Criticism,... More...
Ukraine, 2012, Mikhail Stelmakh