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Pavel Ivanovich Biriukov

Pavel Biriukov, USSR Author.

Background

  • Biriukov, Pavel was born on November 15, 1860 in Ivanovskoe near Kostroma.

  • Career

    • Became an active follower and close friend of L. Tolstoy. One of the organizers of the Posrednik publishing house and other tolstovtsy initiatives. Defended the Dukhobor sect, which with L. Tolstoy’s help eventually emigrated to Canada.

      From the end of the 19th century lived mostly abroad. biography of L.Tolstoy (1922-1923).
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    Born November 15, 1860
    Died October 10, 1931
    (aged 70)
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