Yuriy DOLD-MIKHAYLYK, USSR Ukrainia writer and playwright. Member, Communist Party, since 1949.
DOLD-MIKHAYLYK, Yuriy was born in 1903 in village Butenki, now Poltava Oblast.
1925 entered Dnepropetrovsk Institute of Public Education.
Until 1922 lecturer and librarian, later head, Uezd Political Education Department, and Director, Lozovsky children's work colony. Since 1922 on staff of newspapers in Dnepropetrovsk, Kherson and Vinnitsa. 1925 on edition staff of Dnepropetrovsk journal “Zorya” (Dawn).
Since 1929 on staff of newspaper “Kommunist”, Kharkov. During World War II Head, Theater Department, Turkmenistan Art Affairs Board, later literature Director, Shchors Theater.