Yemelian BUKOV, USSR Mold, poet. Board, USSR Union of Writers, since 1959; board member, Moldavia Union of Writers. Order of Lenin, 1949; Order of Red Banner of Labor, 1959. Member, Communist Party, since 1950.
BUKOV, Yemelian was born in 1909 in Kiliya, Bessarabia.
Graduated Literature and Philosophy Faculty, Bucharest University.
1949 Deputy Chairman, Moldavia Council of Ministers. 1958 Chairman, Moldavia Union of Writers. First works published in Bessarabian left-wing press.
1940, following Soviet occupation, helped establish Soviet regime. At 1956 and 1958 Congresses of Communist Party, Mold, elected member of the Central Committee. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1946 and 1950 convocation.
Deputy, Moldavia Supreme Soviet of 1955 convocation. Deputy and member, Commission of Public Education, Moldavia Supreme Soviet of 1959 convocation.