Andrey MAKAENAK, USSR Belarusian writer and playwright; board member, Belarusian Union of Writers. Badge of Honor.
MAKAENAK, Andrey was born in 1920 in village Borkhav, now Gomel Oblast.
1949 graduated Republic Party School, Central Committee, Communist Party (Bolsheviks) Belarusian.
Until 1941 worked at a rayon house of culture. During World War II in Soviet Army at the front. Severely wounded; after demobilization became secondary school teacher in Georgia, then for some time Secretary, Grodno City Committee, Belarusian Communist Youth League, Head, Party Cabinet, and Assistant Secretary, Grodno City Committee, Communist Party Belarusian.