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Leonid Fedorovich Zurov

Leonid Zurov, USSR Author.

Background

  • Zurov, Leonid was born in 1902 in near Pskov.

  • Career

    • Emigrated after the Civil War. Considered to be a promising young writer in the 1920s and 1930s. Lived together with his fiancee, the writer Galina Kuznetsova, with Ivan Bunin in the south of France.

      After World War II, contributor to the Parisian Soviet newspaper Sovetskii Patriot.
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    Born 1902
    Died 1971
    (aged 69)
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