Olga BERGGOLTS, Russ, poetess; writer of plays and sketches. Stalin Prize, 1951. Member, Communist Party, since 1940.
BERGGOLTS, Olga was born in 1910 in St. Petersburg.
Graduated in philology from Leningrad University Her first book was published in 1929.
1930-1931 corresponding, Alma-Ata newspaper “Sovetskaya step” (Soviet Steppe). 1931-1934 Editor, Communist Youth League page in Leningrad “Elektroeila” Plant paper. 1934-1936 Editor and coauthor of book on same plant.