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Olga Dmitrievna FORSH

writer , Russ

Olga FORSH, Russ, writer. Order of Lenin; other orders.

Background

FORSH, Olga was born in 1873 in Gunib Fortress, Dagestan.

Education

Kiev School of Drawing.

Career

Until 1917 drawing instructor in various St. Petersburg school. 1908 began literature activity. Worked on journals “Dlya vsekh”, “Zavety”, “Skify”, “Nash put”.

Since 1919 for a time in All-Union Publ. House, Kiev; 1934 helped prepare 1st Constituent Congress of Union of Soviet Writers and elected member, Congress Auditing Commission.