Kamil YASHEN, USSR Uzbek writer. Real name: NUGMANOV. Honoured Art Worker of Uzbek Soviet Socialist Republic; First Secretary, Uzbek Union of Writers, and Secretary, USSR Union of Writers, since 1959. Stalin Prize, 1950.
YASHEN, Kamil was born in 1909.
Studied at Leningrad Forestry Institute.
Deputy, Uzbek Supreme Soviet of 1947 and 1951 convocation.