Mikhail ISAKOVSKY, Russ, poet and translator. Real name: ISAKOV. Board, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Union of Writers, since 1958; board member, USSR Union of Writers. Order of Lenin; two Order of Red Banner of Labor; two Stalin Prizes, 1943, 1949. Member, Communist Party, since 1918.
ISAKOVSKY, Mikhail was born in 1900 in village Glotovka, now Smolensk Oblast.
1919-1921 Editor, Yelnya Uezd newspaper. 1921-1931 worked for Smolensk newspaper “Rabochiy put”. In 1930's Editor, Moscow journal “Kolkhoznik” (Kolkhoz Worker).
Joined Russia Association, of Proletarian Writers. Deputy, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Supreme Soviet of 1951, 1955 and 1959 convocation.