Sotym ULUG-ZADE, USSR Tadzhikistan writer and playwright. Corresponding member, Tadzhikistan Academy of Sciences, since 1951; board member, USSR Union of Writers; Presidium member, Tadzhikistan Union of Writers. Order of Red Banner of Labor; Badge of Honor; medals. Member, Communist Party, since 1940.
1932 began writing stories and literature criticism. During World War II political worker and war correspondent in Soviet Army. Until 1957 Chairman, Tadzhikistan Union of Writers.
Delegation at Tashkent Conference of Afro-Asian Countries. Deputy, Tadzhikistan Supreme Soviet of 1951, 1955, and 1959 convocation.