Daniil SOKOLOVSKY, USSR Hydrologist. Doctor of Technology Science and Professor 1937; Head, Chair of Engineering Hydrology, Leningrad Hydrometeorological Institute, since 1945. Order of Red Banner of Labor; Badge of Honor; medals.
SOKOLOVSKY, Daniil was born in 1896 in village Bereza, now Brest Oblast, Belorussian Soviet Socialist Republic.
1925 graduated Engineering and Soil Improvement Faculty, Kharkov Agriculture Institute.
Since 1926 at State Hydrological Institute and simultaneously since 1929 at Leningrad Department, State Trust for the Planning of Power Engineering Enterprises. For many years lecturer, Leningrad University. 1939-1941 developed method of calculating maximum discharges and hydrographs of floods caused by rainfall.