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Aleksandr Augustovicb GUZYAVICHYUS

Aleksandr GUZYAVICHYUS, Lithuania writer; board member, Lithuania Union of Writers. Stalin Prize, 1951; Order of Lenin, 1954.

Background

  • GUZYAVICHYUS, Aleksandr was born in 1908 in Moscow.

  • Career

    • 1921 moved to Lithuania. Since 1925 worked for revolutionary movement and underground Communist newspapers “Balsas”, “Darbininku jaunimas”, etc., to which he contributed stories and essays. 1931-1938 in prison; was Lithuania Minister of Culture.

      Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1954 convocation.
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    Born 1908
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