Mikhail DEREGUS, USSR Graphic artist and painter. Corresponding member, USSR Academy, of Arts, since 1958; Honored Art Worker of Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, since 1954; Popular Artist of Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, since 1958; Popular Artist of USSR; Chairman, Ukrainia Union of Artists; member, Committee Lenin Prizes for Literature and Art, USSR Council of Ministers. Member, Communist Party, since 1951.
DEREGUS, Mikhail was born in 1904.
Studied at Kharkov Art Institute.
1930's painter; 1940’s worked mainly in various graphic arts. Deputy, Ukrainia Supreme Soviet of 1959 convocation.