Tembolat BALAEV, USSR Ossetian poet, writer and literature critic.
BALAEV, Tembolat was born in 1912 in village Nar, Northern Ossetia, Northern Caucasus.
1933 graduated Sverdlov Workers’ Faculty, Moscow. Studied at Moscow Higher Technology School and at Gorky Lit. Institute, USSR Union of Writers, Moscow.
Contributed to North Ossetian periodical press, Ordzhonikidze.