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Olga Dmitrievna FORSH

Olga FORSH, Russ, writer. Order of Lenin; other orders.

Background

  • FORSH, Olga was born in 1873 in Gunib Fortress, Dagestan.

  • Education

    • Kiev School of Drawing.

    Career

    • Until 1917 drawing instructor in various St. Petersburg school. 1908 began literature activity. Worked on journals “Dlya vsekh”, “Zavety”, “Skify”, “Nash put”.

      Since 1919 for a time in All-Union Publ. House, Kiev; 1934 helped prepare 1st Constituent Congress of Union of Soviet Writers and elected member, Congress Auditing Commission.
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